A Birder's Guide to Everything Synopsis
A teenage birding enthusiast (Kodi Smit-McPhee) leads his friends on a search for a rare duck.
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Movie Reviews

Excellent film - stick-with-you story beautifully presented

By christy892
"A Birder's Guide to Everything" is a terrific movie experience. The story is the star of the film, but I also really enjoyed seeing the lead character David for the first time. I'll look for Kodi...

A Birder's Guide to Everything

By fullerhome
This film is a must-see for anyone! Remarkable performances from it's young stars, Ben Kingsley is spot-on. The audience was laughing out loud, applauded at the end and few left with a dry eye. ...

warm and charming film

By sjkane
Great story of people dealing with each other's perceptions and themselves. Funny as can be at times, but also very sensitive and honest about human emotions. Really a terrific small film!...

Birders Guide a must See!

By chad997
Excellent movie! Touched every emotion. Recommend this amazing independent film!...

Charming film

By robertbelau
Charming coming-of-age story set around bird-watching....

A Birders Guide to everything!

By minnataylor7
I loved this movie. It gave a great feel for the birding world and made me feel like a teenager again. It's was funny but touching at the same time. After watching this movie I'll take more time to...

The new Stand By Me

By konzet
A sweet and noble film that sets a new standard in the "Coming of Age" genre. Just as the fictional kids learn about birds and life from a wise old "birder," so these young actors seem to have...

Heartwarming coming of age

By allen3
Wes Andersony coming of age tale. The young actors were fantastic and Sir Ben was, Sir Ben....

Just delightful

By jmeltzer
This is a movie that should get far more distribution and viewers than I imagine it will get, which is a pity. It was so well done, the acting and character development was so real, that it was just...

By tobey1966
charming film with wonderful acting - will go to see it again- great dialogue. An uplifting film....

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For brief partial nudity, sex and drug references and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Teen pursues rare bird in slow-moving coming-of-age film.
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