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The Bronze (2016)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $615,816Details
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A decade ago, Hope Ann Greggory was America’s sweetheart. Her inspired performance on a ruptured Achilles at the world’s most prestigious gymnastics tournament clinched an unlikely bronze medal for the U.S. team and brought glory to her hometown of Amherst, Ohio. But in the years since that epic third place victory, Hope hasn’t done a whole lot with her life. Still living in her dad Stan’s basement, still sporting her daily uniform of a Team USA gym suit with teeny-bopper bangs, ponytail and scrunchie, she spends her days at the mall milking her minor celebrity for free food and favors. Hope’s routine is upended when she learns that she must coach Amherst’s newest gymnastics prodigy Maggie in order to receive a sizable financial inheritance. The hard-edged yet insecure Hope is faced with a serious dilemma: does she jeopardize her “hometown hero” status by devotedly training this rising star to achieve the dreams she never could? Or does she attempt to sabotage the impressionable Maggie to ensure that she remains the one and only star in Amherst?


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 8,601-8,700) 8,647 $615,816
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 12,201-12,300) 12,295 $615,816
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,972 $615,816
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,442 $615,816

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

Movie Details

Production Budget:$3,500,000
Domestic Releases: March 18th, 2016 (Limited) by Sony Pictures Classics
Video Release: June 2nd, 2016 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for strong sexual content, graphic nudity, language throughout and some drug use.
(Rating bulletin 2403 (Cert #49267), 12/9/2015)
Running Time: 108 minutes
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Keywords: Gymnastics
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Black Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Duplass Brothers, Stage 6 Films
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast

   Hope Annabelle Greggory

Supporting Cast

Gary Cole    Stan Greggory
Thomas Middleditch    Ben Lawfort
Sebastian Stan    Lance Tucker
Cicily Strong    Janice Townsend
Haley Lu Richardson    Maggie Townsend
Ellery Sprayberry    Young Hope
Christine Abraham    Coach Pavleck
Bryan Binder    Ryan
Barak Hardley    Matt

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Production and Technical Credits

Melissa Rauch    Screenwriter
Winston Rauch    Screenwriter
Stephanie Langhoff    Producer
Jay Duplass    Executive Producer
Mark Duplass    Executive Producer
Bryan Buckley    Executive Producer
Melissa Rauch    Executive Producer
Winston Rauch    Executive Producer
M. Charles Cuddy*    Executive Producer
Scott Henriksen    Director of Photography
David Skinner    Production Designer
Jay Nelson    Editor
Andrew Feltenstein    Composer
John Nau    Composer
Maggie Phillips    Music Supervisor
Michelle Martini    Costume Designer
Jeanne McCarthy    Casting Director

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/03/18 26 $368,328   1,167 $316   $368,328 1
2016/03/25 52 $28,881 -92% 333 $87   $600,954 2
2016/04/01 98 $510 -98% 4 $128   $614,920 3
2016/04/08 104 $145 -72% 2 $73   $615,281 4
2016/04/15 97 $192 +32% 1 $192   $615,654 5

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/03/18 - $130,000   1,167 $111   $130,000 1

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/03/18 24 $572,073   1,167 $490   $572,073 1
2016/03/25 54 $42,337 -93% 333 $127   $614,410 2
2016/04/01 104 $726 -98% 4 $182   $615,136 3
2016/04/08 107 $326 -55% 2 $163   $615,462 4
2016/04/15 117 $354 +9% 1 $354   $615,816 5

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