PG | | Comedy, Family
During the first day of his new school year, a fifth grade boy squares off against a bully and winds up accepting a dare that could change the balance of power within the class.
On 9 July 2005 there was a call for extras. The casting crew and the Holiday Inn that hosted the call only expected 200-400 people to show up. Instead 4,000 people arrived.
Get away, Erika. You big giant.
After Billy eats the "Barfmallow", the white goo on his mouth and hands appears and disappears as he jumps around.
Silent quote from trailer used: "No worms were harmed in the making of this film." (Shows worm blowing up in microwave.) "Not even this one"
$4,003,537 (USA) (27 August 2006)
$13,022,756 (USA) (8 October 2006)