A high school senior moves into a new school and desperate to impress the popular kids, he spins tall tales. And indeed, he discovers that lying can get you much farther in life than being honest, but once his lies become reality, he discovers that there are also consequences that he did not expect. With Ryan Pinkston, Teri Polo, Craig Kilborn, Carmen Electra and Kate Mara. Directed by Christian Charles. [1:33]
SEX/NUDITY 6 - A young woman kisses a young man, she pushes him against a wall, slams him onto the floor and asks him to have sex with her (he does not).
► A woman pushes a young man against a wall, begins to pull up his shirt and tries to kiss him (she is his teacher and they are interrupted by other students entering the room).
► A young woman takes a young man to a bathroom and says she is ready to lose her virginity to him.
► A young woman unzips a young man's pants and reacts to the size of his genitals.
► A woman kisses a young man and hugs his face to her cleavage.
► A young woman dances seductively for a young man and other people watch (including her boyfriend) and remark on what she is doing.
► We see paintings and 3D structures illustrating the female genitalia (including one made of fabric with a zippered labia that a young man unzips and walks through).
► High school aged girls and boys wear swimsuits at a pool party, and several young men are shown in a locker room shower (we see them bare-chested and a cloud of steam covers their private parts).
► A teacher speaks to a young man about disciplining his dog harder and that his dog is a "naughty bitch," while touching him and pushing against him.
► A high school senior describes his endowment as being large, high school seniors tease someone about the size of his endowment, and young men tease another young man about the enormity of his endowment -- we see him bare-chested and it is implied that he balances a shoe on his genitals and swings it in the air.
► A young man and a teacher flirt and a young man and a young woman flirt. A teacher squeezes a student's shoulder and appears to be flirting with him. High school seniors look at their teacher longingly (she wears tight-fitting sweaters and skirts).
► A woman confesses to being in love with her student. A young woman talks to a young man about being willing to have uninhibited sex with him and not a relationship. A high school senior talks about another high school senior being the "lusty, sex in the bathroom type." A high school senior talks about having had a sexual affair with his teacher. A young woman tells a young man that she is pregnant (they have not had sex so it is not possible). A man asks a young man if he "wants tail." A man refers to a woman being "Vincent Van Beaver."
VIOLENCE/GORE 4 - A young man punches a man in the face three times, and the man falls back and crashes into stage props. A woman slaps a young woman in the face.
► A young man bound and attached to the bumper of a pick up truck by a chain is doused with bathroom cleanser, and then threatened that he will be dragged behind the truck and battery cables will be attached to his genitals.
► A young man breaks a bathroom door down to find his girlfriend and another young man inside preparing to have sex; the young man is tackled into the bathtub and the young woman jumps on his back.
► A high school senior is knocked the floor and stomped on in a few scenes while playing basketball; he ends up with a bloody nose.
► A young man pours gasoline over a car, sets it on fire and it explodes. A young man slams his bedroom door and the mirror attached to the back of the door shatters.
► A basketball hits a man in the head. A man has a bloody bandage on his nose after having been punched.
► A high school senior sings a song while other students gather around and make fun of him. A high school senior threatens another high school senior for his homework.
A young man yells at and argues with his parents.
► A young man struggles with his dog over homework papers in several scenes (the dog usually wins). A dog scratches under a door frantically, jumps out a window and chases a car.
PROFANITY 3 - 2 obscene hand gestures, 9 sexual references, 3 scatological terms, 9 anatomical terms, 11 mild obscenities, name-calling (newbie, idiot, stupid, crazy, dwarf), 10 religious exclamations. [profanity glossary]
SUBSTANCE USE - People (mostly underage) are shown drinking alcohol at a party, and a couple of men drink beer. A man talks about Xanax, and a man talks about having a tolerance to pain medications.
DISCUSSION TOPICS - Being the new kid in school, embarrassment, dyslexia, loving parents, family relationships, being cool, lying, truth, jealousy, winners vs. losers, lying vs. honesty, divorce.
MESSAGE - Honesty and happiness go hand in hand.