Angus (1995)

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… More

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: September 15, 1995
DVD Release Date: March 19, 1996
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Critic Score: 40% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Susan Wloszczyna
USA Today

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.

Clint Morris

Family-Friendly and uplifting story for any underdog

Stefan Birgir Stefansson

quite heartwarming

Brian Mckay

A plodding, teen cookie-cutter "nerds are people too" story. Hamfisted and dull.

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Flixster Audience Score: 68% Flixster User Reviews
I think this movie is really funny. Love the quirkiness of the friendship.
Professor Wizenhymer
Summary: A fat, socially awkward, good-at-science kid and his story of getting the girl of his dreams to at the very least, notice him. Sounds typical, right?… More
Michael S
Great childhood favorite.
Leo L
My absolute favorite movie! Loved the music!!
Curtis Lilly
Don't remember much about it. Not great for sure.