Angus
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High schooler Angus (Charlie Talbert), a jumbo-sized lad, seems underappreciated in all aspects of his life: he is a standout offensive lineman on the football team, but golden-boy quarterback Rick (James Van der Beek) gets all the accolades for his blood, sweat, and pass-blocking; he is also an outstanding student, but his classmates still regard him as a dork; the girl of his dreams (Arian Richards), Rick's girlfriend, seems to ignore him. Only when Angus musters the courage to put on a maroon tuxedo and head off to the school dance at the urging of his loving, free-spirit mom (Kathy… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 40%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"For a movie that extols the virtues of being different, Angus is a frustratingly ordinary story of a high-school underdog: a chow hound in puppy love."
‑ Susan Wloszczyna, USA Today
"Family-Friendly and uplifting story for any underdog"
‑ Clint Morris, Moviehole
"quite heartwarming"
‑ Stefan Birgir Stefansson, sbs.is
"A plodding, teen cookie-cutter "nerds are people too" story. Hamfisted and dull."
‑ Brian Mckay, eFilmCritic.com
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