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Gentlemen Broncos (2009)

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A teenager attends a fantasy writers' convention where he discovers his idea has been stolen by an established novelist.

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Troll Girl (as Jizelle Jade Jurquina)
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Storyline

Benjamin, home-schooled by his eccentric mother, is a loner whose passion for writing leads him on an journey as his story first gets ripped off by the legendary fantasy novelist, Ronald Chevalier, and then is adapted into a disastrous movie by the small town's most prolific homespun filmmaker. Written by Fox Searchlight Pictures

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Adventure | Comedy

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Rated PG-13 for some crude humor | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

27 May 2010 (Germany)  »

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As Crónicas de Bronco  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$11,502 (USA) (30 October 2009)

Gross:

$113,155 (USA) (4 December 2009)
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The character of Chevalier is based on Utah based science fiction and fantasy writer Dave Farland, who also writes under the name Dave Wolverton, and who conducts popular novel writing workshops and seminars. The "Yeast Lords" is a take off on his popular and best selling books, The Runelords. See more »

Goofs

When Chevalier is reading Benjamin's story he has just opened the binder, in the next shot it shows he has read at least half of it. See more »

Quotes

Tabatha: Can I borrow some money to buy some tampons? All of my cash is still in Euros and I haven't had time to change it over yet.
[shifts uncomfortably in her seat]
Tabatha: [later] Sorry, they didn't have any, so I just bought some treats for me and Lonnie.
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Crazy Credits

After the credits, we see Bronco cutting some of his hair and pasting it with honey on Vanaya's bald head. And then they kiss. See more »


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Written by Klaus Meine
Performed by Scorpions
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Instant cult classic
19 March 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

So, I completely understand why people do not like this movie. It can be gross, confusing, and just plain stupid at times. With that said, it is one of the funniest movies I have ever seen. Jemaine Clement and Sam Rockwell fell into the roles of some of the funniest characters I have ever seen. There are some lines when both in and out of context made me laugh so hard I cried.

This movie is not for everyone, I think people who like both napoleon Dynamite and Nacho Libre will find some enjoyment out of this(which I don't). More importantly, I think people looking for some sci-fi fantasy literature satire will get a kick out of this, because both the dialog with the "Authors" and all the excerpts from the two books had my laughing out loud constantly.


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