A Review of Disney’s Animated Diary of a Wimpy Kid Movie

Well, those are two logos I never necessarily asked to see together. Like ever.

Yeah, I know it’s been quite some time since my last post. Let’s just say that despite being a college graduate, I’m still quite busy working on launching my career and focusing more on my personal projects. But I figured that if I’m going to discuss anything these days, it might as well be the new animated Diary of a Wimpy Kid reboot film that was recently released on Disney+, since I’m sure you’re probably curious about my thoughts. (And yes, I signed a deal with the devil finally have a Disney+ subscription. And well…it’s not that bad, I’ll admit.)

Long story short? The movie was…fine. But “fine” is a whole lot better than the Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul film, which is all this film really needed to do to succeed. And with Jeff Kinney announcing a sequel adaptation of Rodrick Rules for next year, as well as plans to adapt every book in the series into sequels, the Diary of a Wimpy Revival is looking very bright. Quite a bit has happened since my last post about the Revival, so let’s start diving into Greg Heffley’s latest misadventure!

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