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PG| 1 hr. 24 min.

Plot Summary
It is 11-year-old Billy's (Luke Benward) first day at a new school. Such an occasion is difficult enough for a boy to survive unscathed, but he inadvertently incurs the wrath of a bully and finds himself in an unappetizing predicament: He must eat 10 worms in a single day or face the consequences. A sister who likes to blab, a weak stomach, and Billy's own big mouth stack the deck against him.

Cast: Thomas Cavanagh , Kimberly Williams-Paisley , Luke Benward , Hallie Kate Eisenberg , Philip Bolden , Adam Hicks , Nick Krause , Ryan Malgarini

Director: Bob Dolman

Genres: Comedy drama, Adventure

Distributor: New Line Cinema

How to Eat Fried Worms (2006)

Release Date: August 25th, 2006|1 hr. 24 min.

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  • 50
    Peter Hartlaub San Francisco Chronicle

    It's a pleasant and well-intentioned end of summer diversion that doesn't possess the imagination-stoking qualities of a premier children's movie. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    The worms, the real stars of the film, are fairly impressive, looming large, plump and slimy as they are boiled, fried, served with sauce and added to omelettes and smoothies. show more

  • 40
    Wall Street Journal

    After the first bit of fish bait is consumed, actually even before, this one-trick movie is a tough slog. show more

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