How to Eat Fried Worms

Movie review by Jane Boursaw, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

A gross-out movie with a sweet story.

PG 2006 98 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 16 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 33 reviews

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age 11+

Serious Concerns, Somewhat Redeems Itself

There is so much wrong about this movie and how it portrays kids and school. In the first 20 minutes it is a negative and there is almost no admirable behavior. There is great concern your kids, or others, will act out like they may see in the film. However, the film does largely redeem itself and the age and maturity of your children will matter when you watch it. The movie does become fun. There are laughs. It becomes an adventure. At the end, all our kids gave it a thumbs up, but parents must give special attention to the bad behavior "is just a movie" and use it as a teaching lesson to demonize the unacceptable behavior and applaud the good stuff.
age 7+

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