Heavyweights Movie Review Summary

Actors: Ben Stiller, Aaron Shwartz, Tom McGowan, Jeffrey Tambor

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A group of boys at a summer camp for overweight kids band together to fight their new instructor, a wild and unstable former fitness instructor, whom they eventually kidnap and place in an electrified cage. All work and no play encourages them to increase their confidence, and go out to beat the opposing 'skinny' camp in the final summer competition.
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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Comedy or Parody about    -   taking care of zany kids How much humor v. drama    -   Nearly all humor

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   student Age:    -   a teen Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Northeast

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing If this is a kid's movie...    -   Ages 10-15

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