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The Preppie Connection (2016)

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Domestic Box Office $7,138Details
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How to win friends. smuggle $300k of uncut cocaine into your snooty prep school. Based on the story of a teen drug trafficker who rocked headlines in 1984, this true crime caper stars Thomas Mann as Toby, a blue-collar scholarship student at an elite boarding school who finds an in with the cool crowd by supplying them with cocaine. But things spiral out of control when Toby goes from small-time dealer to international drug trafficker, culminating in a trip to Colombia and a daring deal with a cartel.


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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 18th, 2016 (Limited) by IFC Films
MPAA Rating: R for drug use, language throughout, sexuality/nudity and some violence.
(Rating bulletin 2416 (Cert #50339), 3/16/2016)
Running Time: 97 minutes
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Keywords: 1980s, Private School, Drug Dealer, Drug Trafficking, Narcotics, Drug Cartels
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: IFC Films, Mensch Productions, Parallell Cinema, Coalition Film, Relic Pictures, Bullet Pictures
Production Countries: United Kingdom,
United States

Leading Cast

   Tobias Hammel
   Alex Hayes
   Ellis Tynes

Supporting Cast

Sam Page    Mr. Jennings
Robert Gorrie    Ben
Dylan Blue    Dennis
Jessica Rothe    Laura
Guillermo Arribas    Fidel
Hemky Madera    Raul
Amy Hargreaves    Ingrid
Bill Sage    Mike Hammel

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Production and Technical Credits

Ashley Rudden    Screenwriter
Joseph Castelo    Screenwriter
Joseph Castelo    Producer
Billy Raftery    Producer
Joseph Mensch    Producer
Carlo Sirtori    Producer
Charlie Bunting    Producer
Eric Schultz    Producer
Adam Folk    Producer
Thomas McManus    Executive Producer
Octavius Prince    Executive Producer
Andrew Kelley    Executive Producer
Marisol Page    Executive Producer
Travis Burgess    Co-Producer
Brett Jutkiewicz    Cinematographer
Giacomo Ambrosini    Editor
Sara K. White    Production Designer
Amit Gajwani    Costume Designer
Sam Bisbee    Composer
Sig De Miguel    Casting Director
Stephen Vincent    Casting Director

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/03/18 76 $5,576   2 $2,788   $5,576 1

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Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/03/18 86 $7,138   2 $3,569   $7,138 1

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