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Shy 14-year-old Duncan goes on summer vacation with his mother, her overbearing boyfriend, and her boyfriend's daughter. Having a rough time fitting in, Duncan finds an unexpected friend in Owen, manager of the Water Wizz water park.

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 2013-06-06

Runtime 103 minutes

Budget $4.6m

Revenue $23m


TMDB 7.1


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caleigh_knight shared a tip "If you like regular coming of age stories and people finding their ways, this is a movie you'll enjoy. More fun than i thought."

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damien_scott shared a tip "A coming of age story with a waterpark ran by Sam Rockwell. What else do you need?"

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eXlo shared a tip "It was ok. Based on the reviews and comments, I thought it would be funnier."

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madi_burton shared a tip "Amazing hehe Steve is an ass in this"

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adrienne_aldridge shared a tip "This one will make you laugh & feel incredibly awkward, while warming your heart a little at the same time"

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charles_moore_3600 shared a tip "What a great movie!!!"

robiamoha shared a tip "Got to watch it once a year :)"

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jeff_barager shared a tip "Fantastic - unexpected warmth - Sam Rockwell steals his scenes for sure (he’s brilliant) but the entire cast is great."

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heather_sink shared a tip "#comedy #comingofage"

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travis_acup shared a tip "Nat Faxon is brilliant, and Sam Rockwell is incredible. Great movie!"

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montymoore shared a tip "I love this movie!"

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maudanvers shared a tip "I love this movie so much!! Super underrated."

keiradaisy shared a tip "The perfect coming of age movie, for anyone to watch with lots of humour!"

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wallflowerashley shared a tip "I related to Duncan a lot! Love this movie one of my favorites❤"

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marquala_basnight shared a tip "Underrated af"

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noah_castillero shared a tip "Way WAY too cute to sleep on. A perfect summer drama!"

jesse_volk shared a tip "I wanna work at a water park and have sam Rockwell bully and boss me around."

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madison_foster_9410 shared a tip "Really good movie! Definitely would recommend watching it. Everything about it is good."

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sophia_maybay shared a tip "Completely underrated! This is one of the best movies ever!!"

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ingrid_christensen shared a tip "an underrated comedy but also a tear jerker"

katie_glenn shared a tip "Super underrated!"

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kassie_hahn shared a tip "Love this movie so much. Everything about it was just perfect. The relationship between the boy and his boss is amazing."

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sienna_vassilev shared a tip "Loved it sm!!"

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oblivious_ shared a tip "Definitely recommend"

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