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American Hero (2015)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $26Details
Worldwide Box Office $26
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $3,777 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $3,777
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Melvin, a reluctant hero who is far from super, has been suppressing his telekinetic powers for years with booze, drugs, and women. In the process, he has failed at practically everything, most of all as a parent to his son. After a brush with death, Melvin decides to use his powers for good and clean up the streets of New Orleans with the help of his best friend/definitely-not-a-sidekick, Lucille. For a man who can do the impossible, it might be a fight even he can’t win.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time International Box Office (Rank 12,401-12,500) 12,445 $26
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 21,901-22,000) 21,943 $26

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.

Movie Details

Production Budget:$1,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 11th, 2015 (Limited) by Screen Media Films
International Releases: June 30th, 2017 (Wide) (United Kingdom)
Video Release: February 2nd, 2016 by Screen Media Video
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 86 minutes
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Keywords: Vigilante, Drug Dealer, Narcotics, Training Montage
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Companies: Vertigo Films
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Luis Dasilva, Jr.    Lyle
Christopher Berry    Danny
Yohance Myles    Lucas
Andrea Cohen    Eileen
Raeden Greer    Clarice
King Orba    Jimmy
Countrified Wedman    Nathan
Robert Larriviere    Doctor

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Production and Technical Credits

Nick Love    Screenwriter
Allan Niblo    Producer
James Richardson    Producer
Nick Love    Producer
Nigel Williams    Executive Producer
Rupert Preston    Executive Producer
Simon Dennis    Cinematographer
Richard Graham    Editor
Lorne Balfe    Composer
Jean-Michel Boublil    Visual Effects Supervisor
Cyndi Brenner    Line Producer
Jamie MacDermott    First Assistant Director
Lol Hammond    Music Supervisor
Roland Heap    Re-recording Mixer
Jessica Flaherty    Costume Designer
Ryan Glorioso    Casting Director
Louise Killin    Co-Producer
Louise Ortega    Co-Producer

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December 11th, 2015

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Weekend Box Office Performance

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Weekly Box Office Performance

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
United Kingdom 6/30/2017 $26 1 1 2 $26 7/5/2017
International Total$26 7/5/2017

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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