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The Waterboy Movie Review Summary

Actors: Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates, Henry Winkler

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Adam Sandler plays a college student who starts out as the waterboy for his football team. He is made fun of so much that one day he suddenly snaps and lays a big hurt (sorry, Frank Thomas) on the mockers. The coach likes that so much that he offers Sandler a spot on the team. After that, he becomes a lean, mean, hard-hitting sack machine. In fact, he sets an NCAA record for most sacks in a game (11 in one game). Of course, this is an Adam Sandler film, so get ready to laugh out loud at his wild and crazy antics!
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The review of this Movie prepared by Teddy




This movie bases a story of a strange waterboy. He seeks revenge for his bad youth as a waterboy by playing against his former coach while fighting family battles too. Events often done in a funny manner.
The review of this Movie prepared by Jim




Bobby Boucher(Adam Sandler)is a 31 year old waterboy for a Louisana college football team who is a bit slow. Upon being fired from the college, he aplies at another college as waterboy. But the coach(Henry Winkler)one day finds out the he is a great tackler. He is put on the team, and tries to get the team's horrible losing streak in the past. In addition he has to keep his football playing a secret from his crazy backwoods mama(Kathy Bates).
The review of this Movie prepared by Will Dame



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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Kind of sports story:    -   football Sports story?    -   Yes Comedy or Parody about    -   sports movies

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   athlete Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American

Setting

United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Southeast    -   Deep South Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   hostile, like Gomer Pyle on steroids    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee    -   ignorant small town people Misc setting    -   school    -   sports arena

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Any profanity?    -   Some foul language If this is a kid's movie...    -   Ages 10-15

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