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The Benefactor (2015)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $1,904,720Details
Worldwide Box Office $1,904,720
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A newly married couple are forced to navigate the all-consuming interest of a powerful, mysterious, and possessive philanthropist.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time International Box Office (Rank 5,801-5,900) 5,837 $1,904,720
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,801-9,900) 9,890 $1,904,720

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 15th, 2016 (Limited) by Samuel Goldwyn Films
International Releases: December 23rd, 2015 (Wide), released as Franny (Italy)
February 11th, 2016 (Wide) (United Arab Emirates)
February 25th, 2016 (Wide) (Oman)
February 26th, 2016 (Wide) (United Kingdom)
December 16th, 2016 (Wide), released as O Benfeitor (Portugal)
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Video Release: January 15th, 2016 by Samuel Goldwyn
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 92 minutes
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Keywords: Addiction, Philanthropist, Car Accident
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Celerity Pictures, Tiderock Media, TreeHouse Pictures, Follow Through Productions, Soaring Flight Productions, Magnolia Entertainment, Audax Films
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Dakota Fanning    Olivia
Theo James    Luke
Clarke Peters    Dr. Romano
Cheryl Hines    Mia
Dylan Baker    Bobby
Brian Anthony Wilson    Jesse
Justin Goncalves    Javier
Dennisha Pratt    Sharon
Matthew Daisher    Toby
Michael Daisher    Toby

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Production and Technical Credits

Andrew Renzi    Screenwriter
Kevin Turen    Producer
Jason Michael Berman    Producer
Jay Schuminsky    Producer
Thomas B. Fore    Producer
Michael Finley    Executive Producer
Ruth Mutch    Executive Producer
Walter Kortschak    Executive Producer
Justin Nappi    Executive Producer
Richard Loughran    Executive Producer
Shelly Browning    Executive Producer
Michael Diamond    Executive Producer
George Paaswell    Executive Producer
Andrew Corkin    Executive Producer
John Friedberg    Executive Producer
Mark Moran    Executive Producer
Brett Potter    Co-Producer
Andrew Kortschak    Co-Producer
Joe Anderson    Director of Photography
Ethan Tobman    Production Designer
Dean Marcial    Editor
Matthew Rundell    Editor
Malgosia Turzanska    Costume Designer
Danny Bensi    Composer
Saunder Jurriaans    Composer
Linda Cohen    Music Supervisor
Kerry Barden    Casting Director
Paul Schnee    Casting Director

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Weekend Box Office Performance

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Italy 12/23/2015 $1,051,252 0 0 0 $1,879,383 1/4/2016
Oman 2/25/2016 $98 2 2 2 $98 3/1/2016
Portugal 12/16/2016 $3,791 6 7 15 $6,475 1/13/2017
United Arab Emirates 2/11/2016 $18,729 16 16 16 $18,729 2/17/2016
United Kingdom 2/26/2016 $35 2 2 2 $35 6/9/2016
International Total$1,904,720 1/13/2017

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Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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