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Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Overview


Genre :

Comedy, Family

Release Date :

March 19, 2010

MPAA Rating :

PG

Director :

Thor Freudenthal

Starring :

Zachary Gordon, Steve Zahn, Rachel Harris, Chloe Moretz, Rob LaBelle, Alex Ferris, Robert Capron, Laine MacNeil, Karan Brar, Devon Bostick

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

1.5 of 5

“..This isn't a movie about a wimpy kid..”
by Bill Goodykoontz [Arizona Republic]
3 of 4

“..This is a nice little movie. Now all you kids get off my lawn!..”
by Colin Covert [Minneapolis Star Tribune]
“..The optimum audience for "Diary" may be older elementary school kids..”
by Peter Hartlaub [San Francisco Chronicle]
2 of 4

“..the movie is heavy on similarly disgusting gross-out gags..”
by Jeff Vice [Deseret News]
2.5 of 4

“..Thanks to an endearing cast of characters and an energetic, if light, comic story, we do..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
2 of 4

“..Small fry and fans of the books will probably enjoy it..”
by Robert W. Butler [Kansas City Star]
Review rate : B-

“..relentless, good-humored, and over-the-top enough to be a little exhausting..”
by Tasha Robinson [A.V. Club]
Review rate : B-

“..Probably not to its target audience of middle schoolers..”
by Gary Thompson [Philadelphia Daily News]
“..let's just say that it's better that I went to the screening alone..”
by A.O. Scott [NY Times]
2.5 of 4

“..deserves a B- for effort and a C for execution..”
by Carrie Rickey [Philadelphia Inquirer]
Review rate : B+

“..delightful movie..”
by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
2.5 of 4

“..A lively comedy for the whole family..”
by Tom Keogh [Seattle Times]
2 of 4

“..A litany of humiliations befalls the protagonist of Diary of Wimpy Kid..”
by Nick Schager [Slant Magazine]
3 of 5

“.."life-changing"..”
by Christopher Null [Filmcritic.com]
2 of 4

“.."Diary of a Wimpy Kid" is too filled with stick figures to stand out on the big screen..”
by Joe Williams [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
1.5 of 4

“.."Diary of a Wimpy Kid" is a movie that needs to go back to the drawing board - literally..”
by Ty Burr [Boston Globe]

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