The Boss

The Boss

"Watch your assets"
  • R
  • 2016
  • 5.4  (42,675)
  • 40

In this Melissa McCarthy comedy, business tycoon Michelle Darnell rules her world and all that surrounds her. She is motivational to many and has a large following. That is, until she finds herself in prison. Michelle is an investment guru who eventually gets caught for insider trading and ends up in prison. When she is released, she doesn't have many trusting followers left. Her trusty and seemingly pathetic assistant Claire takes Michelle in temporarily. Claire has a small apartment with her young daughter and Michelle brings all of her personality and authority to the apartment and their lives. Claire's daughter, Rachel, is in a Brownie troop. After attending a meeting non-voluntarily, Michelle sees the Brownies as her way back into the investment world. The girls are taken on many silly adventures to make Rachel's Brownie group a success while enemies are made and schemes are drawn up. Meanwhile, Michelle is learning what family and friendship really looks like.

The Boss
Michelle Takes Over A Daisy Scout Meeting
Michelle Takes Over A Daisy Scout Meeting

Clip - 1 min 2 sec

We Met At The Groundlings
We Met At The Groundlings

Behind the Scenes - 1 min 46 sec

Kristen Bell On Her Character 'Claire'
Kristen Bell On Her Character 'Claire'

Behind the Scenes - 27 sec

Groundlings (Featurette)
Groundlings (Featurette)

Behind the Scenes - 40 sec

Kathy Bates On Her Character 'Ida'
Kathy Bates On Her Character 'Ida'

Behind the Scenes - 15 sec

Claire Finds Michelle Self-Tanning In The Bathroom
Claire Finds Michelle Self-Tanning In The Bathroom

Clip - 1 min 5 sec

Description
In this Melissa McCarthy comedy, business tycoon Michelle Darnell rules her world and all that surrounds her. She is motivational to many and has a large following. That is, until she finds herself in prison. Michelle is an investment guru who eventually gets caught for insider trading and ends up in prison. When she is released, she doesn't have many trusting followers left. Her trusty and seemingly pathetic assistant Claire takes Michelle in temporarily.

Claire has a small apartment with her young daughter and Michelle brings all of her personality and authority to the apartment and their lives. Claire's daughter, Rachel, is in a Brownie troop. After attending a meeting non-voluntarily, Michelle sees the Brownies as her way back into the investment world. The girls are taken on many silly adventures to make Rachel's Brownie group a success while enemies are made and schemes are drawn up. Meanwhile, Michelle is learning what family and friendship really looks like.

The Boss is a 2016 comedy. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.4 and a MetaScore of 40.

Where to Watch The Boss

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  • Release Date
    2016
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.4  (42,675)
  • Metascore
    40