Swearnet: The Movie

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Swearnet: The Movie
Swearnet poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Warren P. Sonoda
Produced by
Written by
  • John Paul Tremblay
  • Robb Wells
  • Mike Smith
Starring
Music by Blain Morris
Cinematography Bobby Shore
Edited by Christopher Cooper
Production
company
  • Swearnet Pictures
  • Rollercoaster Entertainment
  • Vortex Words
Distributed by Entertainment One
Release date
  • August 29, 2014 (2014-08-29)
Running time
112 minutes
Country Canada
Language English

Swearnet: The Movie (titled Swearnet) is a 2014 Canadian comedy film directed by Warren P. Sonoda, written, produced by and starring Mike Smith, John Paul Tremblay, and Robb Wells, stars of the Canadian television series Trailer Park Boys. In the film, Smith, Tremblay and Wells appear as fictionalized versions of themselves, who embark on creating a fully uncensored Internet network.

The Guinness World Records website lists the film as holding the record for the most uses of the word "fuck" in a film, with a total of 935 times.

Premise[edit]

Fed up with being censored in their post–Trailer Park Boys lives, the out of work stars/world-renowned "swearists", Mike Smith, Robb Wells, and John Paul Tremblay decide to start their own uncensored network on the Internet.

Cast[edit]

Wells, Tremblay and Smith briefly reprise their roles as Ricky, Julian and Bubbles respectively in the mid-credits scene.

Production[edit]

The film was shot between August 20, 2012 and September 12, 2012 in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario and Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada using the Arri Alexa digital camera.

Reception[edit]

The film has been met with negative reviews. On Rotten Tomatoes the film has an approval rating of 20% based on 10 reviews, with an average critical rating of 4.6/10.[1] On Metacritic, it holds an 18 out of 100 based on 5 reviews meaning “overwhelming dislike." However, the movie is at least somewhat more highly rated among audiences, having received 93% from Google users and 6/10 from IMDb visitors.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Swearnet: The Movie (2014)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved September 7, 2014.

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