1. Because food raining from the sky is everyone’s secret fantasy.
2. Along with stepping into Jell-O.
3. And swimming in ice cream.
4. And bathing in nacho cheese.
6. It also perfectly captures a childlike sense of wonder.
8. Inside, he’s still a little kid with big dreams.
9. An overeager nerd who wants to have all the answers, even when he doesn’t.
10. He’s just so charmingly LAME.
12. And she’s a CLOSET NERD.
13. And Flint likes her even better that way.
14. Their relationship reminds us how two people who seem so different have more in common than you’d think.
16. Plus, the movie is gorgeous.
17. And so COLORFUL.
18. And we’ve all felt like Flint.
19. Some of us still do.
20. But as the film reminds us, hard work and perseverance pay off.
21. The geek gets the girl.
22. And saves the day.
23. And we all cheer.
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