Fat Kid Rules the World

Synopsis: A dropout comes to the aid of a chubby and suicidal high-school kid by recruiting him as the drummer for his upstart punk-rock band.
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Director(s): Matthew Lillard
Production: Outsider Pictures
  1 win & 3 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
98 min

Old, I have nowhere to go. Can I,

please sleep on your couch?

No. -

Because of what happened to Darentom?

Do the Darenta, do you remember that?

And Allison?

Are you crazy?


OK kids, let's talk about

who is the hero of this book.

Is there a hero?

Is Piggy hero?


Do not forget to write the test tomorrow.

Move, I'm serious!

Away, OK?

Go? No, I will not go.

This is a free country.

You have the right to...

Go away or I'll kick your ass!

You're a little bully, right?

This is my friend.

If this is your friend,

tell me his name.

You tell me.

This is my brother.


should really know his name.

Do you want to fight? I swear to you...

-Get away from me you little sh*t.

Okay, enough. Enough!

What is going on here?

L... We...

We're in a band.

Well, we are in the process of drawing up the band.

We are called Tectonic.

We The Tectonics.

Whatever is more punk rock, I guess.

I come to you to discuss.

We're like FM Knives,

but we have fun with them.

Sound more like The Knockout Pills,

Have you ever heard of them?

The Thermals? We're like The Thermals,

a not so political.

We are angry, we are very angry.

-Troy, who is this?

Well Dad, this is Marcus McRae.

He plays guitar.

Plays in a band called

People Of Interest.

I left P.O.I. so...

My friend and I... -Troy.

-Troy and I could be together in a band.

I want to develop a strategy

here about this project?

Yes, sir.

You can not let him enter the house.

-Dayle, enough. -Terrible smell.

You are unacceptably dirty.

Dayle, burn it.

Dad, I think I will not allow

to burn.

I thought...

I do not want them in the house.

Well, where did you meet Marcus?

In school.

Lives nearby?

Yes, living in Central District-in.

And what exactly do you want to do in the band?

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