"Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide: Field Trips, Permission Slips, Signs, and Weasels" is a 2007 television motion picture from the popular teenager sitcom, "Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide". This episode acted as the series' finale and highlights the school's last sightseeing tour with the ongoing style of school survival. It checks out Ned Bigby's relationship with his buddies Moze and Cookie and the situations they discover themselves in throughout their last school journey.Plot Summary
The movie begins with Ned, Moze, and Cookie leaving for their last sightseeing tour to the 'Wild West Park' after acquiring consent slips. Nevertheless, it turns tough as their usual bus driver, Mr. Kwest, is changed with the over-strict Vice Principal Crubbs. On the bus, Ned ponders his feelings for Moze, while Cookie enters a fictional shootout with Lisa, his favorite computer image who got a human form after a projector malfunctioned in the tech lab.
Ned and Moze, stranded in a wild west town due to a series of comic misadventures, lastly confront their feelings for each other. They share their first kiss, marking a pivotal moment of the series. Meanwhile, Cookie and Lisa beat the bad characters at the wild west park and conserve the day.Character Development
Throughout the field trip, Ned's sensations for Moze become more apparent, he has problem with the realization and lastly takes a chance and admits his sensations to her. Moze, on the other hand, begins to reciprocate. This results in a culmination of their friendship developing into a romantic relationship. Their worry of threatening their relationship is overcome by the strength of their sensations for each other.
Cookie, on the other end, embraces his wild imagination and saves Lisa, developing a bond between them. Despite Lisa being a computer program come to life, Cookie has strong sensations for her. His brave and heroic personality is checked out when he deals with down the park's bad characters.Comical Elements
As per the series standard, the film is peppered with enjoyable and comedic scenes. Especially when Ned and Moze are stranded with a Weasel in their travel group, causing hilarious havoc. Cookie's virtual showdown with park characters supplies a great mix of tech humor and Wild West aesthetics.Conclusion
"Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide: Field Trips, Permission Slips, Signs, and Weasels" continues the tradition of the original tv series - combining school survival tips with humorous and memorable plotlines. The final episode advances the relationships of the primary characters, as it looks into their psychological side instead of focusing exclusively on school-related issues.
The series concludes with everyone boarding the bus back to school, however as quickly as they show up, they find their school being torn down. This leaves the audience with an open-ended and bittersweet conclusion, concluding the series in a manner that's befitting to its reputation - unpredictable and enjoyable.