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Le grand homme (2015)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,814Details
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Hamilton and Markov are about to finish five years of service in the Foreign Legion. During their six-month posting in Afghanistan, they wind up amidst a crossfire while out on an impromptu and unauthorized leopard hunt. After Hamilton is shot and nearly killed, Markov risks his own life to save him at the expense of his own dreams of gaining French citizenship. Later, Hamilton is reunited with Markov in Paris. Whilst Hamilton remains in the Foreign Legion, Markov ekes out a meager existence as an illegal immigrant, trying to provide for his young son Khadji. When Markov is killed in an accident, Hamilton is now served by conscience to look after the kid of the man who saved his life.


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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 14th, 2015 (Limited) by Distrib Films, released as The Great Man
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 107 minutes
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Keywords: War, Afghanistan War, Foreign Legion, Immigration, Young Child Dealing with the Death of a Parent, Adopted Family, Afro-French
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Les Films Hatari
Production Countries: France

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,844 $851 Aug 28, 2015 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 9,855 $1,265 Aug 21, 2015 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 11,255 $2,482 Aug 14, 2015 3


Surcho Sugaipov    Markov
Daniel Fassi    Officer Afghanistan
Jean-Yves Ruf    Colonel Lacour
Miglen Mirtchev    Johnson
Sabine Masse    Sabina
Laura Arsangereeva    Madina
Issita Arslanov    Issita
Michel Klein    Principal

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Emmanuelle Jacob
Screenwriter    Sarah Leoner
Producer    Michel Klein
Production Designer    Laurent Baude
Editor    Francois Quiquere
Composer    Martin Wheeler
Director of Photography    Laurent Desmet
Costume Designer    Pierre-Yves Gayraud
Casting Director    Sarah Teper
Casting Director    Leila Fournier
First Assistant Director    Valerie Roucherd
First Assistant Director-(Preparation)    Jerome Briere
Sound Designer    Philippe Grivel
Sound Editor    Philippe Grivel
Sound Editor    Jeanne Delplancq
Sound Mixer    Melissa Petit Jean
Line Producer    Jerome Petament

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2015/08/14 83 $2,482   1 $2,482   $2,482 3
2015/08/21 92 $1,265 -49% 1 $1,265   $5,497 10
2015/08/28 94 $851 -33% 1 $851   $7,228 17

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2015/08/14 83 $4,232   1 $4,232   $4,232 7
2015/08/21 99 $2,145 -49% 1 $2,145   $6,377 14
2015/08/28 98 $1,437 -33% 1 $1,437   $7,814 21

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