When Zachary Beaver Came to Town
When Zachary Beaver Came to Town (2003)

When a one man sideshow rolls into Granger, TX claiming to showcase "the fattest boy in the world," the lives of two small-town teens are changed forever in this touching coming-of-age tale based on the National Book Award-winning… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: October 9, 2003
DVD Release Date: January 3, 2006
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Brian Costello
Common Sense Media

Coming-of-age movie has some emotionally intense scenes.

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Bobby Hobbs
The movie was an alright watch. In reality it was just a bunch of dramatic things happening in a young boys life that sort-of tied into his new friendship found… More
Todd Smith
A cute predictable story based on an old novel, When Zachary Beaver Came To Town is the story of two boys and the summer that changed their lives, which just… More