The Boss Movie

The Boss movie poster

Who's Involved:

Will Ferrell, Kristen Bell, Peter Dinklage, Kathy Bates, Ben Falcone, Melissa McCarthy, Adam McKay, Cecily Strong, Kristen Schaal, Tyler Labine, Timothy Simons

Release Date:

Friday, April 8, 2016 (Nationwide)

sexual content, language and brief drug use

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Melissa McCarthy headlines The Boss as a titan of industry who is sent to prison after she’s caught for insider trading. When she emerges ready to rebrand herself as America’s latest sweetheart, not everyone she screwed over is so quick to forgive and forget.

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Who stars in The Boss: Cast List

"The Heat" , "Bridesmaids"  

"Cyrano" , "The Croods: A New Age"  

"Queenpins" , "Teen Titans GO To the Movies"  

"Bill & Ted Face The Music" , "Bob's Burgers: The Movie"  

"Titanic" , "Richard Jewell"  

"The Bronze" , "Plus One"  

... Mike

"Escape Room" , "Zoom"  

"Extracurricular Activities" , "Yes, God, Yes"  

Who's making The Boss: Crew List

A look at the The Boss behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Ben Falcone last directed Thunder Force and Superintelligence. The film's writer Melissa McCarthy last wrote Life of the Party and Tammy.


Ben Falcone


Ben Falcone
Will Ferrell
Melissa McCarthy
Adam McKay

Production Company

On the Day Productions

Production: What we know about The Boss?

Key Facts

  1. Based on an original character created by Melissa McCarthy and on a story hatched by Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone.

Filming Timeline

  1. October 2015: The film was in Completed status.
  2. June 2015: The film was in Post-Production status.
  3. January 2015: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  4. February 2013: The film was in Announced status.

The Boss Release Date: When was the film released?

The Boss was released in 2016 on Friday, April 8, 2016 (Nationwide release). There were 12 other movies released on the same date, including Hardcore Henry, High Strung and Hush.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

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