The Boss Movie

The Boss movie poster

Who's Involved:

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

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" , "The Hangover Part III"  

"The Croods: A New Age" , "Angry Birds"  

"Teen Titans GO To the Movies" , "Frozen Fever"  

"Bill & Ted Face The Music" , "Toy Story 3"  

"Bee Movie" , "Richard Jewell"  

"The Bronze" , "Plus One"  

... Mike

"Escape Room" , "Rise of the Planet of the Apes"  

"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 Mr. Right.

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

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

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