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PG| 1 hr. 32 min.

Plot Summary
Middle school is not an enjoyable experience for preteen Greg Heffley (Zachary Gordon) but a horrid ordeal of social land-mines that he must bear. To do so, he devises schemes to win him the recognition and status he feels he deserves -- all of which fail miserably. Greg chronicles his misadventures, thoughts and opinions in a diary to prepare for the day that he will no longer have to put up with nonsense.

Cast: Zachary Gordon , Robert Capron , Rachael Harris , Devon Bostick , Chloe Grace Moretz , Steve Zahn , Connor Fielding , Owen Fielding

Director: Thor Freudenthal

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010)

Release Date: March 19th, 2010|1 hr. 32 min.

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  • 50
    Peter Hartlaub San Francisco Chronicle

    The writing is funny during individual moments, but the cumulative result is a bit depressing, with a surprising amount of negativity. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    "Who wants to see a movie about a kid who's stuck in middle school with a bunch of morons?" Thanks to an endearing cast of characters and an energetic, if light, comic story, we do. show more

  • 63
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    The movie has workmanlike, uninspired direction from Thor Freudenthal (Hotel for Dogs), who gets an especially lovely performance from Capron. show more

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    it was very funny zo we momma

  • December 18, 2011 allboys3
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    i love this book im only on the ugly truth thats because my libary didn\'t have the book.

  • June 07, 2011 Dry Master
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    wonderful

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Katherine Duke on Mar 22nd, 2010 11:57AM

In 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid,' based on the bestselling book by Jeff Kinney, Greg Heffley (Zachary Gordon) suffers through his first year of middle school. He knows he'll be rich and famous someday. For...

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