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Bigger (2018)

PG-13 | | Biography, Drama | 12 October 2018 (USA)
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The inspirational tale of the grandfathers of fitness as we now know it, Joe and Ben Weider. Facing anti-Semitism and extreme poverty, the brothers beat all odds to build an empire and inspire future generations.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Julianne Hough ... Betty Weider
Victoria Justice ... Kathy Weider
Kevin Durand ... Bill Hauk
Tyler Hoechlin ... Joe Weider
DJ Qualls ... Michael Steere
Robert Forster ... Joe 2008
Steve Guttenberg ... Louis Weider
Max Martini ... Jerry George
Calum Von Moger ... Arnold Schwarzenegger
Colton Haynes ... Jack Lalanne
Aneurin Barnard ... Ben Weider
Tom Arnold ... Roy Hawkins
Jay Jablonski ... Barton Horvath
Nadine Lewington ... Anna Wieder
Ben Gavin ... Bronson Guy
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Brothers Joe and Ben Weider were the architects of muscle. Against all odds, they launched an empire. Along the way they discovered Arnold Schwarzenegger, inspired female empowerment, championed diversity, and started a movement that changed the world. Written by Steve Lee Jones

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He Created Fitness As We Know It, Together They Changed the World

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Biography | Drama

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Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, language, some suggestive content and brief violence | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 October 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bigger See more »

Filming Locations:

Birmingham, Alabama, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$31,477, 14 October 2018

Gross USA:

$46,382

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$51,684
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Trivia

Tyler Hoechlin (Joe Weider) & Colton Haynes (Jack Lalane) both play characters in the Arrowverse, the CW's series of super hero shows. Tyler plays Superman & Colton plays Speedy, a bowman. See more »

Goofs

Stock footage of Times Square cites the year as 1970. But a theatre marquee shows "The Possession of Joel Delaney" playing -- it was released in 1972. See more »

Quotes

Joe Weider: What you do not realize is all these men want is to compete against the very best.
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It's ok. Go for it if ur fan of bodybuilding
17 October 2018 | by umeshfanSee all my reviews

Pretty bad writing and pacing. Pretty dry movie. Great acting by the actors tho. Except Calum, he straight up sucked.


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