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Microbe et Gasoil (2015)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $63,802Details
International Box Office $3,054Details
Worldwide Box Office $66,856
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $11,611 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $11,611
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Full Financials
  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer


Microbe, a shy, aspiring artist, has trouble making friends at school until he meets Gasoline, a likeminded outcast. Together they hatch a plan to build a car and spend their summer on an epic road trip across France.


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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 1st, 2016 (Limited) by Screen Media Films, released as Microbe and Gasoline
International Releases: November 6th, 2015 (Limited) (United Kingdom)
June 16th, 2017 (Wide), released as Micróbio e Gasolina (Portugal)
Video Release: October 18th, 2016 by Cinedigm, released as Microbe and Gasoline
MPAA Rating: R for some sex-related material involving young teens.
(Rating bulletin 2422 (Cert #50429), 4/27/2016)
Running Time: 103 minutes
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Keywords: Road Trip, France, Coming of Age, Romance, Runaway
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Partizan Films, StudioCanal, Canal Plus, OCS., Indefilms 3, Cinemages 9, Burgundy Film Commission
Production Countries: France

Leading Cast

   Daniel (Microbe)
   Théo (Gasoline)

Supporting Cast

Diane Besnier    Laura
Vincent Lamoureux    Steve
Agathe Peigney    Agathe
Douglas Brosset    Oscar
Charles Raymond    Kevin
Ferdinand Roux-Balme    Simon
Marc Delarue    Romain

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Production and Technical Credits

Michel Gondry    Screenwriter
Laurent Gondry    Director of Photography
Guillaume Le Braz    Sound Designer
Jean Gargonne    Sound Designer
Dominique Gaborieau    Sound Designer
Jean-Claude Vannier    Composer
Stephane Rozenbaum    Production Designer
Florence Fontaine    Costume Designer
Leila Fournier    Casting Director
Sarah Teper    Casting Director
Carole Fevre    Script Supervisor
Elise Fievet    Editor
Inigo Lezzi    Producer
Georges Bermann    Producer

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/07/01 55 $11,882   2 $5,941   $11,882 1
2016/07/08 75 $2,690 -77% 2 $1,345   $19,345 2
2016/07/15 56 $10,260 +281% 9 $1,140   $31,825 3
2016/07/22 63 $9,020 -12% 8 $1,128   $46,466 4
2016/07/29 66 $4,593 -49% 4 $1,148   $57,491 5

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/07/01 58 $16,655   2 $8,328   $16,655 1
2016/07/08 76 $4,910 -71% 2 $2,455   $21,565 2
2016/07/15 61 $15,881 +223% 9 $1,765   $37,446 3
2016/07/22 65 $15,452 -3% 8 $1,932   $52,898 4
2016/07/29 70 $8,031 -48% 4 $2,008   $60,929 5
2016/08/05 81 $2,873 -64% 2 $1,437   $63,802 6

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Portugal 6/16/2017 $787 1 3 4 $1,759 6/29/2017
United Kingdom 11/6/2015 $1,295 2 2 2 $1,295 11/12/2015
International Total$3,054 6/29/2017

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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