The New Guy

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"A zero will rise."
  • PG-13
  • 2002
  • 1 hr 29 min
  • 5.9  (34,610)
  • 24

In this comedy, a nerdy high-school senior named Dizzy decides to upend his rule-following lifestyle in an effort to make himself more popular. What follows is a comedy of errors that sees Dizzy suffering indignities such as being misdiagnosed with a neurological disorder and ending up in jail. The film was directed by Ed Decker and stars DJ Qualls as Dizzy. It was released in May 2002 to overwhelmingly negative reviews. The original theatrical version of the film was rated PG-13, but an expanded unrated version of the film was released on DVD after the film's theatrical run was completed.

The New Guy
The New Guy
The New Guy

Trailer - 33 sec

The New Guy Soundbite: Additional Soundbites
The New Guy Soundbite: Additional Soundbites

Interview - 5 min 26 sec

The New Guy Soundbite: Dj Qualls Being The Cool Guy
The New Guy Soundbite: Dj Qualls Being The Cool Guy

Interview - 11 sec

The New Guy Scene: The New Guy
The New Guy Scene: The New Guy

Clip - 1 min

The New Guy Scene: I'm So On To You
The New Guy Scene: I'm So On To You

Clip - 53 sec

The New Guy Scene: What Did You Do?
The New Guy Scene: What Did You Do?

Clip - 1 min

Description
In this comedy, a nerdy high-school senior named Dizzy decides to upend his rule-following lifestyle in an effort to make himself more popular. What follows is a comedy of errors that sees Dizzy suffering indignities such as being misdiagnosed with a neurological disorder and ending up in jail. The film was directed by Ed Decker and stars DJ Qualls as Dizzy. It was released in May 2002 to overwhelmingly negative reviews. The original theatrical version of the film was rated PG-13, but an expanded unrated version of the film was released on DVD after the film's theatrical run was completed.

The New Guy is a 2002 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 29 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.9 and a MetaScore of 24.

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  • Release Date
    2002
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 29 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.9  (34,610)
  • Metascore
    24