Heavyweights

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Overview

The 1995 family-oriented comedy Heavyweights comes to DVD from Disney with a standard full-frame transfer. The Dolby Digital Surround soundtrack is available in English, Spanish, and French. English closed captions are accessible. The only special features are promos for other family films from Disney.
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Overview

The 1995 family-oriented comedy Heavyweights comes to DVD from Disney with a standard full-frame transfer. The Dolby Digital Surround soundtrack is available in English, Spanish, and French. English closed captions are accessible. The only special features are promos for other family films from Disney.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; French-language track; Spanish-language track; Fullscreen (1.33:1)
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/4/2003
  • UPC: 786936207774
  • Original Release: 1995
  • Rating:

  • Source: Walt Disney Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Sound: Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English, Français, Español
  • Time: 1:37:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 2,838

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Tom McGowan Pat Finley
Aaron Schwartz Gerry Garner
Ben Stiller Tony Perkis
Leah Lail Julie
Anne Meara
Jerry Stiller
Jeffrey Tambor Maury Garner
Tom Hodges Lars
Kenan Thompson Roy
Shaun Weiss Josh Birnbaum
Bobby Fain
Paul Feig Tim
Max Goldblatt Phillip
Technical Credits
Steven Brill Director, Screenwriter
David B. Householter Director
Judd Apatow Executive Producer, Screenwriter
Jack Ballance Art Director
Roger Birnbaum Producer
Sarah Bowman Executive Producer
Harry Darrow Art Director
Mary H. Ellis Musical Direction/Supervision
Morgan Michael Fottrell Co-producer
Lynda Gordon Casting
Victor Hammer Cinematographer
C. Timothy O'Meara Editor
J.A.C. Redford Score Composer
Joe Roth Producer
Charles Schlissel Co-producer
Stephen Storer Production Designer
Judy Taylor Casting
Kimberly A. Tillman Costumes/Costume Designer
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Opening Credits/ "Heavyweights" [4:09]
2. Summer Camp [5:29]
3. Welcome Aboard! [5:14]
4. A New Owner [5:13]
5. We're Perkisizing! [10:10]
6. This Place Sinks! [14:02]
7. Midpoint Checking [12:31]
8. Hiking [9:10]
9. Payback Time [10:26]
10. Camp Hope is Back [7:07]
11. Apache Relay [9:52]
12. End Credits [3:53]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play
   Scene Selection
   Set Up
      Audio Options
         English
         French
         Spanish
      Captions
         English for the Hearing Impaired
         Captions: None
   Sneak Peeks
      Disney Family Favorites
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Customer Reviews

Average Rating 4.5
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    This movie changed my life

    This is the greatest flick of all time. Ben Stiller is a comic genious. If you have not seen this flick, go now and watch it. Who could forget- 'Come here you devil log', or 'Im feeling skinny Tony.' Priceless. Thank you Mr. Stiller, you are a king amonng men.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    THIS IS THE BEST MOVIE EVER

    If you have not seen this movie, you are missing out on an experience (1 hour and 37 minutes) of side splitting laughter. Remember...I have a severly deviated septum. At night I make a very dest'ar'bing sound. Don't be alarmed...I am fine.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    HILARIOUS

    This movie has got to be one of the Top 5 MOvies on my list. Ben Stiller is at his best (Although his portrayal in DODGEBALL came pretty close).I was laughing almost every second. While i was babysitting, we watched this movie. On vacation, I watched this movie. I LOOOOVE it! Definately a 'rainy day' movie.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 1, 2010

    I Also Recommend:

    After seeing this again years later, it's still a hilarious movie and one of Stiller's funniest roles.

    Gerry along with a group of overweight kids head to camp but find there's a new owner name Tony Perkis (played by a very funny Ben Stiller). As days go by, the kids along with Pat, Tim and Julie decide to fight back when camp's not how it used to be and from there you get some weird but memorable moments and quotes. Everyone was hilarious especially Lars. Never get tired of watching this movie. This was back when Disney movies were great. But nowadays not so much, well with a few exceptions I guess. Recommend this childhood favorite that's great for the whole family.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    A reviewer

    I thought this was a very good movie actually. The only differance is when it was released on DVD it didn't have any special features on it. I rented it on VHS and I don't think I'm gonna buy the Disney pan & scan t.v. DVD because , it is simply missing way to much, If Disney ever released a better edition of the DVD , I would definatley buy it. So any of you that have waited long enough to buy this movvie , then go ahead and buy it but I would recommend that you buy the VHS version untill a better edition of the DVD comes out!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Family Comedy

    Camp Hope ah the great outdoors, but not for these fat kids. They like to stay inside and just get bigger and when they're around each other they don't feel different. When the camp goes bank robbed they turn it over to this new guy (Ben Stiller) who's going to get every kid he can into the best shape of their life. For these kids that's going to be a problem. So as they go through the camp season they take over and with a great ending. FUNNY is what we give it from the New York Times

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Ben Stiller's Greatest Comic Performance- Seriously.

    It's easy to pass this movie off as BS Disney family fare, and to be honest half the movie is. The fat kid going to fat camp and learning to join up with the other kids triumph over adversity, and be happy about himself plot acts as the Costello straight man to Stiller's off-the-wall over-the-top antics. Stiller plays Tony Perkis, a 30 year old spoiled rich kid who ''educated in private schools my whole life, I'm excited to interact with children for the first time.'' He, with daddy's money, buys out the camp from loving owners (Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara), and brings it into the 90's. When his plans to turn ''this summer into the number one weight loss infomercial in the country'' fall apart, Perkis gets crazier and funnier with every scene. A great family film, but seriously fantastic humor that will have you literally rolling on the floor.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    a very funny movie!

    This movie is very funny! Tony is funny: ''Congradulations your the heaviest kid here!'' It's about these overweight boys whose parents send them to a fun summer camp, the kids soon find out it isn't fun at all. At least not with Tony taking over. Watch the rest for your self, you'll enjoy it!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Heavyweights

    i loved this movie and so does many other people who have watched this film. It seems to get funnier each time i watch it. i give this film 5 stars with its brillant child stars and the fact that its okay to be fat as long as you ''play the field'' in the summer!jim haavig and sean garbarino and andy doerr are great in this movie GREAT MOVIE!-

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    Posted November 7, 2008

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