Out of This Word

Sleep Tight

As Max gets ready for bed, Moon turns the light off and tells him to ‘sleep tight.’ Max being the over dramatic cat he is, sits back up and claims tha...

Out of This Word

Sleep Tight

1:30

As Max gets ready for bed, Moon turns the light off and tells him to ‘sleep tight.’ Max being the over dramatic cat he is, sits back up and claims tha...

Bigwig

1:00

Moon gets ready for a school play. Her role is a British high court judge and her costume includes a fancy, huge wig. Max notices the big wig and make...

Put a Sock in It

1:00

Max sings loudly while Moon tries to read. Moon tells Max to “put a sock in it” and Max takes this literally.

Break a Leg

1:30

Max is nervous as he prepares to take the stage in a school play. Backstage, Moon wishes Max good luck by telling him to “break a leg.” Max freaks out...

Boycott

1:30

Max reads a news article. The headline says “Boycott a success.” Max and Moon discuss the word “boycott” and the historical person for whom it’s named...

Win Hands Down

1:00

Max and Moon play chess. Max puts Moon’s king in checkmate. Moon is surprised at first but accepts defeat. She tells Max he “won hands down.”

Fired

1:15

Max and Moon read an article about someone getting fired for cheating. Max imagines this person literally set on fire. Moon tells him being “fired” me...

Smell a Rat

1:00

Max receives a message on his computer. The message says the computer is infected and Max must download special software. Moon stops him, telling Max ...

Keep It Up

1:00

Max holds a book above his head. Moon asks why he is studying this way. Max says it’s because she told him to “keep it up.” Max took it literally, whe...

Nick of Time

1:00

Max loses a race because another competitor passes the finish line in the “nick of time.” Max thinks Moon is referring to Nick, the race winner. What ...

Get Someone’s Goat

1:15

Max is playing a computer game when his screen freezes. Moon tells Max not having internet access “gets her goat,” too. Max thinks someone took a goat...

There Is No Such Thing as a...

1:15

Max is excited to find a flyer offering half-priced video games until he reads the fine print, which says he must buy two older video games in order t...

Back to Square One

1:30

Max tries to put back together his robot but can’t seem to figure out what to do next. Moon tells him he’s “back to square one,” which means he has re...

Chip on Their Shoulder

2:00

Max and Moon are at the movies. Max is angry because he was supposed to play basketball, but his friend Jack invited boys from the school’s basketball...

Cloud Nine

1:30

It’s a beautiful day outside, but Max is staring sadly out the window because he receive a poor mark on his science test. Moon tries to cheer Max up b...

Freelancer

1:15

Moon draws a cartoon for the school newspaper. She tells Max she is a “freelancer.” Max asks Moon what she means by “freelancer.” Moon tells Max a fre...

Beat Around the Bush

1:30

Max wants to asks Moon for a favor but keeps hesitating. Moon tells Max to stop “beating around the bush” and get to the point.

Hook, Line, Sinker

1:15

Max is watching a TV commercial about a magical potion that will make you live forever. Moon doesn’t believe it and says that no one can live forever,...

Potluck

1:15

Max and Moon want to have a dinner party, but they don’t have enough food in the house. Moon suggested they have a potluck, which is when everyone who...

Fair Game

1:15

At an ice cream shop, customers are allowed two scoops and unlimited toppings. Moon tells Max the toppings are “fair game.” Max thinks he has to play ...

Pull Out All the Stops

1:30

Max blows up balloons to get ready for his best friend’s birthday. Max tells Moon he will also decorate the house and bake her a cake. Moon is impress...

Rings True

1:15

Moon waits outside a classroom for Max. All of a sudden, Max comes running up to tell Moon he got lost trying to find the building. At first, Moon doe...

Start from Scratch

1:15

Moon is getting ready to bake cookies with Max. Max wonders why they just can’t buy cookies at the store and Moon said she wants to “start from scratc...

Wild Goose Chase

2:00

Max and Moon are at the zoo. Max is determined to find an exotic animal with two heads to win a bet with a classmate. Moon tells Max his classmate sen...

Strike While the Iron Is Hot

1:15

Max and Moon play baseball. Max is at bat and swings too late or not at all. Moon tells Max to “strike while the iron is hot,” which means to make the...

Steals Your Thunder

1:45

Max tries to think of ideas for a school science fair project. He had one until a classmate overheard the idea and took it. Moon tells Max his classma...

Spill the Beans

1:30

Max is snacking on some jelly beans when he tells Moon he found something out today. Moon is curious and tells Max she wants to know. Max keeps asking...

Go with the Flow

1:15

Max is nervous about going to summer camp because he has never been before. Moon tries to reassure Max and tells him to “go with the flow,” which mean...

Break the Ice

1:30

Max and Moon are attending a school dance. Moon appears slightly uncomfortable by the refreshment table. Max attempts to comfort Moon by telling her t...

Burn Our Bridges

1:30

Max and Moon order take out and Max gets mad because they got his order wrong, again. Max wants to tell them that he is never, ever going back. Moon t...

Funny Bone

1:15

Moon in nose deep in her book as Max dances around her making funny faces. Max accidentally hits his elbow on the chair and makes dramatic noises when...

Straight from the Horse's M...

1:30

Moon is at her desk studying when Max asks her whether or not there will be a test today. Moon tells him she heard it “straight from the horse’s mouth...

Upper Crust

1:25

Max and Moon are at an upscale restaurant. Max examines the table placement and declares that the restaurant is very fancy. Moon tells Max the place s...

A Penny Saved Is a Penny Ea...

1:45

Max and Moon are at a fruit market standing in front of two apple stands. The apples at one stand is 0.99 cents and the other stand is $1. Max goes fo...

Last but Not Least

1:00

Max walks in on Moon practicing for a speech she will be delivering at school, and is upset that Moon only mentioned their parents at the end of the s...

Cup of Joe

1:30

Max sees a shop called “Cup of Joe” and is excited to go inside to get ice cream. Moon explains that there won’t be any because “cup of joe” is anothe...

Cool as a Cucumber

1:15

Max and Moon are building a house of cards. Max is trying to stack the final cards, but topples it over instead. Moon tells Max he is not “as cool as ...

All Greek to Me

1:15

Moon is having a hard time with her math homework because her new class is harder than she thought. Moon tells Max that her homework is “all Greek to ...

Hot Potato

1:45

Max tells Moon he thinks that boys are better than girls at math and science. Moon disagrees and tells Max it’s a “hot potato” subject, which means th...

Red Line

1:30

Max walks into his room exhausted after coaching the local kindergarten’s soccer team because they won’t listen. Moon tells Max to draw a “red line,” ...

Toss Up

1:10

Max and Moon are outside on the bleachers getting ready to watch a football game. They are talking about which team they think will win. Max thinks th...

Bad Hair Day

1:10

Max storms into the room and throws his backpack on the bed. Moon asks Max what was wrong and he starts listing out all the things that went wrong tod...

Chop Chop

1:15

Max and Moon are swimming laps. Moon tells Max they only have two laps to go and says “chop chop,” which means to hurry up.

Seen Better Days

1:15

Max is trying to fix his backpack with duct tape. Moon tells Max it looks like his backpack has seen better days, which means it was in better conditi...

Talk the Talk, Walk the Walk

1:30

Max tells Moon he is thinking about joining the track team because he thinks he can run faster than any of the guys on the team. Moon tells Max if he’...

Hard Pill to Swallow

1:30

Max is excited about trading in a first edition baseball card, until Moon points out that it was just an old baseball card with a sticker on it. Moon ...

Sick as a Dog

1:30

Max is getting ready for school when he notices that Moon is still in bed. Moon tells Max that she won’t be going to school, because she is sick as a ...

Burst Your Bubble

1:15

Max is excited and proud to perform the first act at the school’s concert. Moon corrects him by saying that the first act isn’t the most important one...

Talk to the Hand

1:15

Moon is confused when she finds Max talking to his hand in the kitchen. Max was trying to get help for a test, when his classmate replied “talk to the...

Up in Arms

1:30

Max misplaced his lunch money, and Moon finds him desperately going through his backpack trying to find it. Moon offers her help to find Max’s money, ...

Early Bird Catches The Worm

1:30

Moon wants to to go early to the park to get a tennis court, but Max wants to sleep in because it’s a Saturday. Moon tries to get Max out of bed by te...

Golden Key Can Open Any Door

1:35

Max is mowing the lawn, when he sees Moon sitting on the porch and tries to convince her to help him. Even after showering Moon with compliments, Moon...

Less Is More

1:45

Max is excited to design a gaming chair with lots of features like giant speakers, special control holders and snack makers. Moon provides input by sa...

Piece of Cake

2:00

Max is practicing his golf skills but gets frustrated because the ball won’t go into the hole. Moon shows Max some tips, and says that it’s a “piece o...

Busy as a Bee

1:30

Max is wearing a bee costume for his science class presentation. He tells Moon that there is still so much left to prepare for the presentation. Moon ...

Keep Your Chin Up

1:35

Max and Moon are competing in a scavenger hunt, until Moon realizes that Max has been reading the map wrong. Max is understandably upset, but Moon tel...

Old Chestnut

1:45

Max told his teacher that a dog ate his homework and is upset that the teacher gave him a detention. Moon says that teachers won’t fall for that “old ...

Face the Music

2:00

Max asks Moon, hypothetically, what she would do if she borrowed something from a friend but lost it. Moon says that she would “face the music”, which...

Mayday

1:40

Max is having trouble trying to carry a huge stack of books into the house, and yells “Mayday” to ask for help. Moon comes running to help, and asks i...

Achilles’ Heel

1:40

Max is struggling with his math homework. Moon encourages Max and tells him that she knows that math is his “Achilles’ heel”, which means a weakness, ...

Salad Days

1:20

When Moon walks in on Max working out, Max explains that he’s been exercising and eating well to make it into the basketball team. He’s even had a sal...

Tongue in Cheek

1:21

Max walks in on Moon reading a book and asks what it is. Moon responds that it is ‘The Ingoldsby Legends’ and proceeds to further describe the book in...

Speak of the Devil

1:20

Max surprises Moon when she is talking on the phone, startling her. Moon exclaims “speak of the devil”, causing Max to think that Moon may have called...

Fool’s Paradise

0:47

Max is counting soda bottle caps, when Moon walks in and points out that he’s been drinking a LOT of soda lately. Max says he’s trying to collect 500 ...

When Pigs Fly

1:50

Max and Moon are flipping through a travel book, when Moon says that she would like to visit Europe someday. Max responds by saying that he’d like to ...

Pull Someone’s Leg

1:40

Moon sees Max walking in circles around a chair, and asks what he is doing. Max says he has been having trouble staying awake, so his friend suggested...

Bite off More Than One Can ...

1:45

When Moon goes to the kitchen, she finds Max looking very worried, preparing what looks like a very large meal. Max informs Moon that he’s making dinn...

A Little Bird Told Me

1:45

Max finds two movie tickets on his desk, so he asks Moon if he knows where the tickets came from. Moon replies that it was a gift from her because she...

Rise and Shine

1:41

Moon tries to wake Max, as they have chores to finish before going to school. Max doesn’t move, so Moon proceeds to poke and prod Max to no avail. Moo...

Zip Your Lip

1:25

Max and Moon are hanging around their lockers when their friend Margie walks by wearing a fuschia sweater. Max starts to loudly criticize the sweater,...

You Can’t Judge a Book by I...

1:50

Moon walks in on Max pouting on his bed, and asks him what is wrong. Max explains that he has a new teacher, but he’s unhappy because she seems to be ...

Born With a Silver Spoon in...

2:03

Max and Moon are on their way to Charlie’s house for a party. Moon asks Max who Charlie is, and Max explains that he’s a new classmate that just moved...