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Fat Kid Rules the World [DVD]

A story for everybody who has ever needed to find their inner rock star. Set against the backdrop of the Seattle music scene it is a coming-of-age story about two dysfunctional teenagers searching for something more out of their completely hopeless existence. Troy Billings is fat. His life sucks. He's about to end it all by jumping in front of a bus, when Marcus Macrae, a charismatic punk rock superstar, tackles him to the ground and changes his life forever.

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2012


Format: DVD
Summary: A story for everybody who has ever needed to find their inner rock star. Set against the backdrop of the Seattle music scene it is a coming-of-age story about two dysfunctional teenagers searching for something more out of their completely hopeless existence. Troy Billings is fat. His life sucks. He's about to end it all by jumping in front of a bus, when Marcus Macrae, a charismatic punk rock superstar, tackles him to the ground and changes his life forever.
Title: Fat kid rules the world [DVD] / a Whitewater Films production in association with Whippany Park Productions and Buffalo Bulldog Films Inc. ; producers, Jane Charles ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Michael M.B. Galvin & Peter Speakman ; directed by Matthew Lillard.
Publisher Date: Santa Monica, CA : ARC Entertainment, [2012]
Subject: Problem youth -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- Drama. Obesity in adolescence -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- Drama. Musicians -- Drama.
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 0
System Items Total: 1
Call Number: 791.43 Fat
Oclc: 823869585
Upc: 796019825559
Bib Id: 423913

Format: DVD
Summary: A story for everybody who has ever needed to find their inner rock star. Set against the backdrop of the Seattle music scene it is a coming-of-age story about two dysfunctional teenagers searching for something more out of their completely hopeless existence. Troy Billings is fat. His life sucks. He's about to end it all by jumping in front of a bus, when Marcus Macrae, a charismatic punk rock superstar, tackles him to the ground and changes his life forever.
Title: Fat kid rules the world [DVD] / a Whitewater Films production in association with Whippany Park Productions and Buffalo Bulldog Films Inc. ; producers, Jane Charles ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Michael M.B. Galvin & Peter Speakman ; directed by Matthew Lillard.
Publisher, Date: Santa Monica, CA : ARC Entertainment, [2012]
Description: 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note: Rating: R; for sexual and drug content, and brief violent images.
Subjects: Problem youth -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- Drama.
Subjects: Obesity in adolescence -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- Drama.
Subjects: Musicians -- Drama.
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Comedy films
Genre: Film adaptations
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Other Author: Charles, Jane.
Other Author: Galvin, Michael M. B.
Other Author: Speakman, Peter.
Other Author: Lillard, Matthew, 1970-
Other Author: Wysocki, Jacob
Other Author: O'Leary, Matt, 1987-
Other Author: Simmons, Lili.
Other Author: Arnold, Dylan.
Other Author: Campbell, William, 1959-
Other Author: Going, K. L. (Kelly L.). Fat kid rules the world.
Other Author: ARC Entertainment (Firm)
Other Author: Whitewater Films
Other Author: Whippany Park Productions.
Other Author: Buffalo Bulldog Films.
Notes: Title from container.
Notes: Based on the novel by Kelly L. Going.
Notes: Special features: Behind-the-scenes featurettes.
Notes: Director of photography, Noah M. Rosenthal ; editor, Michelle M. Witten ; music, Mike McCready.
Notes: Jacob Wysocki, Matt O'Leary, Lili Simmons, Dylan Arnold, Billy Campbell.
Notes: DVD, region 1, widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Notes: Closed-captioned.
Publisher Number: 82555
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 0
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: 791.43 Fat
Medium: [DVD]