- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 78 min.)) : sound, color
- Publisher: [United States] : EOne Films : 2011.
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Directed by Jason Winn.
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Christopher Rivera, Kelly Lynn Washington, Chris Bert, Cole Carson, Ron Lester.
Inspired by a true story, The Fat Boy Chronicles follows Jimmy Winterpock, the subject of brutal high school bullying. Jimmy overcomes the torment by finding the strength to focus on his goal to lose weight and win over the girl of his dreams. Based on the acclaimed novel by Diane Lang and Michael Buchanan, the film has been heralded by critics for bringing real world issues that affect teenagers to an audience looking for answers. Dr. John Barge, Superintendent of Schools - State of Georgia declares it "a must see for every parent and educator."
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