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Fun Size (2012)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy  |  26 October 2012 (USA)
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Wren's Halloween plans go awry when she's made to babysit her brother, who disappears into a sea of trick-or-treaters. With her best friend and two nerds at her side, she needs to find her brother before her mom finds out he's missing.

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Wren's Halloween plans go awry when she's made to babysit her brother, who disappears into a sea of trick-or-treaters. With her best friend and two nerds at her side, she needs to find her brother before her mom finds out he's missing.

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Some people just can't handle Halloween.

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Rated PG-13 for crude and suggestive material, partying, and language | See all certifications »

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26 October 2012 (USA)  »

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Fun Size: un pequeño gran problema  »

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$14,000,000 (estimated)

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$4,101,017 (USA) (26 October 2012)

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$9,402,410 (USA) (7 December 2012)
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Chloë Grace Moretz was attached to a role. See more »

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When Wren and her family arrive home towards the end, it is full daylight yet her mom says it's 5:30 a.m. In Ohio, it's still dark at 5:30 a.m. in November. See more »

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Fuzzy: [after pulling a Halloween prank on an enemy] Trick or treat, bitch!
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References Dog the Bounty Hunter (2003) See more »

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DRAGONFLY
Written by Tony Wheeler and Lulu Liu
Performed by Adrenalin Music
Courtesy of Music Dealers
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AWESOME movie. Am I missing something?
3 March 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

After reading the reviews on IMDb, I was hesitant to watch the movie. I love every single actor or actress in the film, so I didn't understand why I was so nervous to order it off iO; however, I did it anyway, with the slight hope I'd get a really cool movie.

Am I glad that I ordered it. I watched the movie with my younger sister, 12, and I'm 16, and we both fell in love with this movie.

I get that the whole Nickelodeon-distribution thing is a bit weird for a movie that has some teenage elements involved. But, I don't think that such a trivial concern should make the move suddenly "terrible" - and here are the reasons why.

First off, there was not a boring moment in the film. Yeah, it was short, but I'd rather be left wanting more than being in a situation where I'm itching for it to end. It was short and sweet, and that was a good thing.

Secondly, each character was a different manifestation of high school: geeky, innocent, desperate, misunderstood. It was, to someone in high school, refreshing to see such existent stereotypes be brought to the screen.

Thirdly, the acting by each of the performers showcasing such stereotypes was genius. Victoria Justice fit the role perfectly, and showed the final need to move on from her past in an innocent yet heartfelt way. Jane Levy proved to both of us that she has a long career ahead of her, and spectacularly nails her role as the hungry-to-be-cool yet compassionate April. Thomas Mann, playing Roosevelt, shows off nerdy without overkill, and makes the audience root for him as the movie goes on. Chelsea Handler - Wren's mom - also nails her role, and makes us teenagers see that there will always be a time to grow up; her acting was really great in this!

Lastly, the music. The music was hip yet appropriate for the film's climactic moments, and groups like Sleeping At Last and Milo Greene orchestrate a perfect underscore to the coming- of-age film. It really puts the audience member into the situation - the crazy, adventurous, journey, for that matter.

For all of these reasons combined, I urge people to give this film the proper attention it deserves without judging it as a risky Nickelodeon move. Yeah, they cursed a few times, and some "older" subjects were discussed, but as my 12 year old sister can support, "I've heard worse."


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