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Miles (2016)

Unrated | | Comedy, Drama, Family | 9 June 2017 (USA)
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A kid from middle America, desperate to move to Chicago, joins the volleyball team to get a scholarship - the only catch is that his high school only has a girls team.

Director:

Nathan Adloff
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tim Boardman ... Miles Walton
Molly Shannon ... Pam Walton
Stephen Root ... Ron Walton
Will Erat Will Erat ... Mr. Halversham
Ethan Phillips ... Mr. Wilson
Missi Pyle ... Leslie Wayne
Nellie Campbell ... Becky Rourke
Dennis Wit Dennis Wit ... Willard Melton
William Hill ... Dr. Meade
D.C. Anderson ... Don Boyle
Mary Catherine Donnelly Mary Catherine Donnelly ... Ms. Bishop (as Mary Catherine Connelly)
Annie Golden ... Rhonda Roth
Jaclyn Bethany ... Mrs. Calvert (as Jacklyn Bethany)
Yeardley Smith ... Mrs. Armstrong
Danielle Catanzariti ... Penelope Walker
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Storyline

Miles (newcomer Tim Boardman) is a high school senior who wants nothing more than to graduate, leave his rural town and move to the city to enroll in film school. Unfortunately, Miles' father has squandered his college fund on his mistress. With no cash and staring a dead-end future right in the face, Miles searches desperately for a way out, coming across a volleyball scholarship program that exists between his high school and the well-regarded Loyola University in Chicago. The catch? The only volleyball team that exists at his school is a girls' team.

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Inspired by a true story

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Family | Sport

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »
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Trivia

Miles refers to the 'swingline stapler guy' from the movie Office Space. The actor Stephen Root, who plays Miles' father, was also in Office Space and played Milton, a.k.a. the swingline stapler guy. See more »

Quotes

Miles Walton: I don't wanna stay in this town any longer than I have to.
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An Action and a Feeling
Written by Camron DiNatale, Russell Frost, Daniel Fusco
Performed by Treadwell
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Miles Review
4 July 2020 | by felipepm17See all my reviews

This movie had potential, it was never gonna be a work of art, but it could have been so much better. It's such a shame we have one more case of a movie building up to something that just barely happens. Then we get a time jump that "resolves" everything with no context whatsoever. It's not about the happy ending it's about telling the entire story.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 June 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Majls See more »

Filming Locations:

Queens, New York, USA

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Box Office

Budget:

$400,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,147, 11 June 2017

Gross USA:

$2,537

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,537
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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