The third film adapted from the highly successful Diary of a Wimpy Kid
books, Dog Days
doesn’t have the emotional pull of the last installment in the franchise, but it’s still a vast improvement over the irritating series opener.
Greg Heffley (Zachary Gordon) wants to spend the summer before eighth grade playing video games and maybe, if he can finagle it, getting closer to his crush Holly Hills (Peyton List). The former plan goes out the window when his dad Frank (Steve Zahn) decides to ban video games from the house. In order to connect with his young son, Frank schedules a number of fishing trips and signs the boy up for Scouts. Greg has more ...