Here Comes the Boom


1h 30m 2012

Brief Synopsis

Former collegiate wrestler Scott Voss is a 42-year-old apathetic biology teacher in a failing high school. When cutbacks threaten to cancel the music program and lay off its teacher, Scott begins to raise money by moonlighting as a mixed martial arts fighter. Everyone thinks Scott is crazy - most of

Film Details

Also Known As
Das Schwergewicht, Prof poids lourd, Schwergewicht, Ça va faire boom
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2012
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Releasing
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Synopsis

Former collegiate wrestler Scott Voss is a 42-year-old apathetic biology teacher in a failing high school. When cutbacks threaten to cancel the music program and lay off its teacher, Scott begins to raise money by moonlighting as a mixed martial arts fighter. Everyone thinks Scott is crazy - most of all the school nurse, Bella - but in his quest, Scott gains something he never expected as he becomes a sensation that rallies the entire school.

Crew

Alfred Ainsworth

Video Assist/Playback

Gerard Andal

Compositor

Kyle Andal

Compositor

Joe Anderson

Song Performer

Joe Anderson

Song

Alan Au

Art Director

Erik Aude

Stunts

Audra Avery

Art Director

Steve Azar

Song

Steve Azar

Song Performer

Justine Baddeley

Casting

Meg Bailey

Visual Effects Coordinator

Chris Barnes

Stunts

Julian Barnett

Assistant

Andrew Bell

Best Boy Grip

Odin Benitez

Supervising Sound Editor

Tracy Bennett

Still Photographer

Dane Benton

Assistant

Noah Bernardo

Song

Michael R Blaich

Painter

Perry Andelin Blake

Production Designer

Jon Brannstrom

Song

Jeremy Brown

Compositor

Cuyler Bryant

Production Secretary

Kurt Bryant

Stunts

Bruce Buffer

Other

Michael Burke

Costumer

Graham Burt

Assistant Camera

Aimee Butterfield

Assistant Property Master

Joseph Cafarella

Song

Jonathan Cain

Song

Tony Campenni

Dolly Grip

Daniel Cariolo

Production Assistant

Robert Carnes

Transportation Co-Captain

Sean Carroll

Rotoscope Artist

Mark Casey

Rigging Gaffer

Brian Cipriano

Software Engineer

Elizabeth Clifford

Costumer

Tony Colton

Song

K.c. Colwell

Assistant Director

Craig Comstock

Assistant Director

J. John Corbett

Rotoscope Artist

Craig Crawford

Compositor

Stuart Cripps

Compositor

Clay Cullen

Stunts

Marcos Curiel

Song

Ross Daly

Compositor

Mark Daniels

Song

Scott D. Davis

Chief Lighting Technician

Kim Davis-wagner

Casting

Herb Dean

Other

Kachina Dechert

Stunt Double

Ramses Del Hierro

Production Assistant

Marie Dellagrotte

Other

Mark Dellagrotte

Other

Hillary Derby

Key Costumer

Beau Desmond

Costumer

Sean Devereaux

Visual Effects Supervisor

Neil Diamond

Song

Neil Diamond

Song Performer

Roger T.s. Dillingham

Medic

Paula Dion

Hair Stylist

James Donaruma

Assistant

Brian Drewes

Visual Effects Producer

Elizabeth Driscoll

Assistant

Andre Dubois

Hair Stylist

Corina Duran

Makeup

Jacob Duran

Other

A A Elanchezhiyan

Visual Effects

Angela Ellis

Production Manager

Volker Engel

Visual Effects Supervisor

Eric Engler

Best Boy Electric

Salvatore P Erna

Song

Marty Ewing

Executive Producer

Marty Ewing

Unit Production Manager

Harry Fallon

Production Assistant

Gino Falsetto

Associate Producer

Tim Fescoe

Compositor

Mark Fitzgerald

Location Manager

Brendan Flaherty

Production Assistant

Jim Ford

Stunts

Jaime Fortuno-lavin

Compositor

Jason Fritz

Assistant Location Manager

Todd Garner

Producer

Robby Geis

Matchmove Artist

Jennifer Gerbino

Property Master

Jack Giarraputo

Executive Producer

Leighana Ginther

Rotoscope Artist

Mark Ginther

Stunts

Nathan Godley

Visual Effects Editor

Anton Gold

Production Sound Mixer

Mike Goldberg

Other

Jason Gourson

Assistant Editor

Chad Goyette

Production Assistant

Rupert Gregson-williams

Music

Kurt Greufe

Production Accountant

Becca Gt

Stunts

Daniel Guire

Security

Randall Guth

Foley

Matthew Hadfield

Assistant Production Coordinator

Hope Hanafin

Costume Designer

Robin Harlan

Foley Artist

Charles Harrington

Location Manager

Greg Harris

Stunts

Ray Harvie

Storyboard Artist

Eli Hawkins

Stunts

Christian Hejnal

Visual Effects Producer

Olivia Herman

Assistant

Myles Heskett

Song

Beau Hilkene

Assistant Sound Editor

Michael Hilkene

Supervising Sound Editor

Kirsten Hill

Assistant

Scott Hill

Film Editor

Jimmy Horne

Song Performer

Pieter Van Houte

Compositor

Benjamin Hudson

Stunts

Jonathan Hutnick

Production Assistant

Dave Jacobson

Production Supervisor

Kevin James

Screenplay

Kevin James

Producer

Gary Jay

Camera Operator

Thomas D Jennings

Payroll Accountant

Trent Johnson

Film Lab

John Johnston

Stunts

Michael Jonascu

Sound Effects Editor

Simon Jones

Set Designer

Mike Judge

Assistant Location Manager

K H Kareem

Compositor

Joseph Kearney

Construction Coordinator

Aimee Keen

Coproducer

Steve Kelso

Stunts

Chris Kiley

Assistant Director

Alastair King

Music

Jaime Klein

Rotoscope Artist

Katharina Koepke

Digital Effects

Tateum Kohut

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Eric Komar

Dolly Grip

Kim Koscki

Stunt Double

Freya Krasnow

Casting Associate

L V Kumaran

Compositor

Shari Lafranchi

Production Coordinator

Jason Lambert

Stunt Double

Charles Lapage

Compositor

Winston Lee

Compositor

Robert Liscombe

Rotoscope Artist

Allan Loeb

Screenplay

Howard London

Adr Mixer

Dennis Lyxzen

Song

Anthony Mabin

Compositor

David Marcus

Assistant Sound Editor

John Vincent Mason

Stunts

Aj Masters

Song

Maynard Matthews

Hair Stylist

Ian Mclaughlin

Stunts

Michael Mcnulty

Assistant

John F Mcphee

Chief Lighting Technician

Tony Meagher

Visual Effects Producer

Jeffrey Medeiros

Stunts

Philip Meheux

Other

Philip Meheux

Director Of Photography

Greta Methot

Production Assistant

Timothy Metivier

Assistant Camera

Sarah Monat

Foley Artist

Brian Morse

Matchmove Artist

Anton Moss

Compositor

John S Moyer

Camera Operator

Patrick Mullane

Matte Painter

Matthew W. Mungle

Prosthetic Makeup

Brian Murphy

Assistant

Conrad Murrey

Animator

Tim Nagasawa

Film Lab

Rob Nederhorst

Compositor

Alexander Nesbitt

Foreman

William O'brien

Transportation Captain

John O'neil

On-Set Dresser

Greg Orloff

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Ann Pala

Makeup

Angelo Palazzo

Sound Effects Editor

Ryan Parsons

Consultant

Alexander G. Pean

Craft Service

Alexander G. Pean

Production Assistant

Angela Peri

Local Casting

Denise Pizzini Robinson

Set Decorator

Darrell Pritchett

Special Effects Coordinator

Joey Pugh

Production Assistant

Jodi Purdy-quinlan

Production Assistant

Kyle Raffile

Digital Artist

G Gomathi Ramalingam

Cg Supervisor

Ronit Ravich-boss

Script Supervisor

Thomas Real

Hair Stylist

Rex Reddick

Stunts

Richard Redlefsen

Prosthetic Makeup

Joel Reidy

Boom Operator

Rock Reuben

Other

Rock Reuben

Coproducer

Daryl Richardson

Key Rigging Grip

Matthew Robertson

Compositor

Joe Rogan

Other

Peter Rotter

Music Contractor

Marc Sadeghi

Visual Effects Producer

Film Details

Also Known As
Das Schwergewicht, Prof poids lourd, Schwergewicht, Ça va faire boom
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2012
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Releasing
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Wide Release in United States October 12, 2012

Wide Release in United States October 12, 2012

Released in United States on Video February 5, 2013

Released in United States on Video February 5, 2013