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Blood Father (2016)

Blood Father
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $1,861,084Details
Worldwide Box Office $1,861,084
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John Link is an ex-convict who fights to protect his estranged daughter from the drug cartel that is hunting her down. John must use his connections from his past life and his skills as an ex-criminal to keep him and his daughter alive.


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
89% - Certified Fresh
65% - Upright

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 12th, 2016 (Limited) by Lionsgate Premiere
International Releases: August 26th, 2016 (Wide) (Australia)
September 2nd, 2016 (Wide) (New Zealand)
September 2nd, 2016 (Wide), released as Kan Bağı (Turkey)
September 8th, 2016 (Wide) (Netherlands)
September 9th, 2016 (Wide) (Spain)
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Video Release: October 11th, 2016 by Lionsgate Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R or strong violence, language throughout and brief drug use.
(Rating bulletin 2393, 9/30/2015)
Running Time: 88 minutes
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Keywords: Life on the Outside, Narcotics, Novel or Other Work Adapted by Author
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Why Not Productions, Wild Bunch
Production Countries: France,
United States


Thomas Mann    Jason, Motel Clerk
Elisabeth Rohm    Ursula
Daniel Moncada    Choop
Ryan Dorsey    Shamrock
Dale Dickey    Cherise

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Peter Craig
Screenwriter    Andrea Berloff
Based on the novel by    Peter Craig
Producer    Chris Briggs
Producer    Peter Craig
Producer    Pascal Caucheteux
Producer    Sebastien K. Lemercier
Executive Producer    Jennifer Roth
Director of Photography    Robert Gantz
Production Designer    Robb Wilson King
Costume Designer    Terry Anderson
Editor    Steven Rosenblum
Composer    Sven Faulconer
Music Supervisor    Bruce Gilbert
Casting Director    Carmen Cuba

Home Market Releases for October 11th, 2016

October 11th, 2016


Ghostbusters is the biggest release of the week and the best first run release. Combined with its fully-loaded Blu-ray (extended edition), it is a Pick of the Week contender. There’s not much competition. The main competition is a new Collector's Edition Blu-ray for The Thing, but this is at least a double-dip, which hurts its value. There are a couple of smaller releases as well. In the end it was a literal coin toss to decide the Pick of the Week and Ghostbusters won. More...

Limited and VOD Releases: High Water Mark

August 12th, 2016

Hell or High Water

This week’s list of limited releases is full of films that are earning good reviews, but not great reviews, and they will struggle to survive in limited release. Then there’s Hell or High Water. The film’s reviews are just shy of 100% positive and it is going to expand wide next week. It should have the most impressive opening out of all of the films on this week’s list. It might not even be close. More...

Blood Father Trailer

July 11th, 2016

Thriller starring Mel Gibson, William H. Macy and Diego Luna, directed by Peter Craig, opens August 12 ... Full Movie Details. More...

Weekend Box Office Performance

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Australia 8/26/2016 $31,826 60 77 278 $487,643 10/11/2016
Czech Republic 9/16/2016 $10,683 47 47 47 $10,718 9/23/2016
Mexico 10/6/2016 $321,850 0 0 0 $322,821 10/11/2016
Netherlands 9/8/2016 $43,836 37 37 101 $153,116 9/28/2016
New Zealand 9/2/2016 $3,241 13 21 60 $50,412 10/17/2016
Slovakia 9/16/2016 $10,577 40 40 59 $19,416 9/30/2016
Slovenia 9/23/2016 $822 3 3 6 $2,051 10/14/2016
Spain 9/9/2016 $245,078 281 281 625 $556,013 10/6/2016
Turkey 9/2/2016 $62,010 122 122 286 $173,107 9/23/2016
United Kingdom 10/7/2016 $85,561 117 117 117 $85,561 10/12/2016
Rest of World $226
International Total$1,861,084 10/17/2016

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