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Bigger (2018)

PG-13 | | 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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George Gallo
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Credited cast:
Julianne Hough ... Betty Weider
DJ Qualls ... Michael Steere
Tyler Hoechlin ... Joe Weider
Kevin Durand ... Bill Hauk
Colton Haynes ... Jack Lalanne
Robert Forster ... Joe 2008
Victoria Justice ... Kathy Weider
Calum Von Moger ... Arnold Schwarzenegger
Steve Guttenberg ... Louis Weider
Aneurin Barnard ... Ben Weider
Max Martini ... Jerry George
Tom Arnold ... Roy Hawkins
Diane Sorrentino ... Kate
Billy Reilich ... Reg Park
Jen Baker ... Fan Girl
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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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Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$45,043, 18 October 2018
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Trivia

The location shot at 0:17 in the official trailer (the hillside town with the two railroad trestles spanning the river in the foreground) is Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. See more »

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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 1973. See more »

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Great Biopic
21 October 2018 | by edelatorre2882See all my reviews

I really enjoyed this movie. Fabulous acting by Tyler Holechin as Joe Weider and a solid supporting cast. Enraging for bodybuilding aficionados from beginning to end. Much respect and love for the Welder brothers.


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