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Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero (2016)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $230,069Details
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Synopsis

Jimmy Vestvood aspires to be a cool cop like his childhood idol, Steve McQueen in the movie Bullitt, but soon discovers that the best job he can get is as a security guard at a Persian grocery store. Through a series of comically fateful events, Jimmy’s naiveté is exploited when a corrupt arms dealer hires him as a private investigator. Framed as a terrorist by the fear-mongering Kox News, Jimmy is unwittingly embroiled in a conspiracy to start World War III. With the help of his seventh cousin, Jimmy must save the day and avert the imminent war while keeping his overprotective mother in the dark.

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 13th, 2016 (Limited) by A24
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 84 minutes
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Keywords: Immigration, Los Angeles, Private Investigator, Terrorism, TV News, FBI, Security Guard
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Oky Doky Productions, Perfect Nose Productions, Soul Mining Productions, The Worldwide Media Conspiracy
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Top 2016 Theater Average Limited Release 53 $15,215 May 13, 2016 3

Cast

   Jimmy Vestvood
John Heard    JP Monroe
Sheila Vand    Leila
Deanna Russo    Marcy Monroe
Waleed Zuaiter    Malek
Matthew Glave    Hank Shannity
Sam Golzari    Homayoun
Vida Ghahremani    Maman
Navid Negahban    Mohammad Mohammad-Mohammadi
Marshall Manesh    Mehdi The Butcher

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Amir Ohebsion
Screenwriter    Maz Jobrani
Producer    Maz Jobrani
Producer    Amir Ohebsion
Producer    Ray Moheet
Executive Producer    Norman Aladjem
Director of Photography    Armando Salas
Editor    Mike Mezzina
Production Designer    Mark Satterlee
Sound Editor    David Bondelevitch
Visual Effects Designer    C. Brent Ferguson
Composer    Michael Cohen
Costume Designer    Erin Citti

Theater Averages: The Lobster has Tasty Opening of $47,563

May 17th, 2016

The Lobster

The Lobster had the best theater average of any film opening in 2016 earning an average of $47,563 in four theaters. It beat the previous record set by Captain America: Civil War, a record that lasted all of one week. The second best theater average of the week was pulled in by Love and Friendship with an average of $33,378, also in four theaters. Captain America: Civil War remained in the $10,000 club with an average of $17,188. The final film in the $10,000 club was Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero, which managed $15,215 in 4 theaters. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/05/13 40 $60,860   4 $15,215   $60,860 1
2016/05/20 45 $35,112 -42% 6 $5,852   $113,362 2
2016/05/27 39 $30,083 -14% 6 $5,014   $151,268 3
2016/06/03 49 $10,590 -65% 6 $1,765   $167,995 4
2016/06/10 50 $13,487 +27% 6 $2,248   $184,776 5
2016/06/17 60 $4,997 -63% 5 $999   $194,579 6
2016/06/24 69 $4,709 -6% 3 $1,570   $201,368 7

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/05/13 40 $78,250   4 $19,563   $78,250 1
2016/05/20 45 $42,935 -45% 6 $7,156   $121,185 2
2016/05/27 45 $36,220 -16% 6 $6,037   $157,405 3
2016/06/03 53 $13,884 -62% 6 $2,314   $171,289 4
2016/06/10 55 $18,293 +32% 6 $3,049   $189,582 5
2016/06/17 66 $7,077 -61% 5 $1,415   $196,659 6
2016/06/24 56 $17,431 +146% 3 $5,810   $214,090 7
2016/07/01 92 $1,844 -89% 1 $1,844   $215,934 8
2016/09/23 71 $14,135   2 $7,068   $230,069 20

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