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What a Man (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $11,639,918Details
Worldwide Box Office $11,639,918
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This is a romantic comedy about one man's attempt to prove his manhood to the woman in his life. The film tells the story of Alex, a 30 year-old schoolteacher whose live-in girlfriend dumps him for a manlier man. The breakup forces him on a journey of self-discovery to prove his masculinity.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time International Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,421 $11,639,918
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,905 $11,639,918
All Time International Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,026 $11,639,918
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,844 $11,639,918

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 30th, 2012 (Limited) by Paladin
MPAA Rating: R for sexual content and language.
(Rating bulletin 2207, 1/25/2012)
Running Time: 94 minutes
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Keywords: Directing Yourself, Screenplay Written By the Star, Relationships Gone Wrong, Relationship Advice
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Fox International Productions, Pantaleon Films
Production Countries: Germany

Leading Cast

   Alex Novak

Supporting Cast

Elyas M'Barek    Okke
Mavie Hoerbiger    Carolin
Milan Peshel    Volker
Thomas Kretschmann   

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Production and Technical Credits

Doron Wisotsky    Screenwriter
Matthias Schweighofer    Screenwriter
Marco Beckmann    Producer
Matthias Schweighofer    Producer
Dan Maag    Producer
Gabriela Bacher    Producer
Pamir Demirtas    Executive Producer

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