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Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life (2016)

PG | | Comedy, Family | 7 October 2016 (USA)
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After his principal (Andy Daly) destroys his sketchbook, Rafe (Griffin Gluck) and his best friend Leo (Thomas Barbusca) decide to "destroy his book" and break every rule in the school's Code of Conduct.

Director:

Steve Carr

Writers:

Chris Bowman (screenplay by), Hubbel Palmer (screenplay by) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Griffin Gluck ... Rafe
Lauren Graham ... Jules
Alexa Nisenson ... Georgia
Andrew Daly ... Principal Dwight (as Andy Daly)
Thomas Barbusca ... Leo
Retta ... Ida Stricker
Adam Pally ... Mr. Teller
Luke Hardeman Luke Hardeman ... Shon (as Luke Christopher Hardeman)
Jessi Goei ... Bella
Jacob Hopkins ... Miller
Patrick Fagan Patrick Fagan ... Boy Candidate
Isabela Moner ... Jeanne
Isabella Amara ... Heidi
Madeleine Stack ... Girl at Assembly #2
Efren Ramirez ... Gus
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Storyline

Imaginative quiet teenager Rafe Katchadorian is tired of his middle school's obsession with the rules at the expense of any and all creativity. Desperate to shake things up, Rafe and his best friends have come up with a plan: break every single rule in the school and let the students run wild. Written by CBS Films

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Rules aren't for everyone

Genres:

Comedy | Family

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for rude humor throughout, language and thematic elements | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Country:

USA | Cambodia

Language:

English | Khmer

Release Date:

7 October 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Los peores años de mi vida See more »

Filming Locations:

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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Box Office

Budget:

$8,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,878,437, 9 October 2016, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$19,985,196, 25 November 2016

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$20,611,649, 27 November 2016
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Through out the movie Rafe is seen wearing two bracelets one say Rafe in silver letters and the other saying Leo his brothers name. See more »

Goofs

The trophy case would not have the strength to endure the water pressure of the aquarium. Even if it did, the case wouldn't be watertight. See more »

Quotes

Leo: I'm sick of people trying to suck the fun out of childhood. Let's stop the suck! Let's show them that we don't give a... What rhymes with suck?
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References A Fistful of Dollars (1964) See more »

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SPIRITS
Written by Simon Ward, Darryl James, David Ritter, Isabel Ritchie, Jeremy Drury, Jon Hembrey (as Jonathan Hembrey), Brian L. Pickett (as Brian Pickett) and Joanne Setterington
Performed by The Strumbellas
Courtesy of Glassnote Entertainment Group, LLC
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There was a surprising amount of heart in Middle School.
21 April 2019 | by pacharavSee all my reviews

Given the current discussions in this country on how our school system is failing our kids, the movie's plea for creativity over tests will have surprising resonance for parents too.


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