South Park: Bigger Longer & Uncut (1999) Poster


James Hetfield of Metallica sings "Hell Isn't Good".
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In Guinness World Records 2001, this film was said to have the most profanity used in an animated film. The book cited a total of 399 swear words, including 146 uses of the word "fuck", along with 199 offensive gestures and 221 acts of violence.
This film marked the first time in the entire series that Kenny is seen without his hood on.
Parker and Stone did not need to get Brian Boitano's permission to use his name and likeness for the song "What Would Brian Boitano Do?". A few years later, Boitano DID need to get (and received) Parker and Stone's permission to use the phrase on T-shirts that he sold for charity.
To date, this film is the highest grossing animated film with an R rating. [2009]
In the credits, both Saddam Hussein (Matt Stone) and Satan (Trey Parker) are listed as playing themselves.
In the film This Film Is Not Yet Rated (2006), Matt Stone claims that the original idea for Cartman's mom's Internet video was of her having sex with a horse (but the act wouldn't be seen on screen). The MPAA would not allow this because of bestiality, despite the fact the at one point in the movie, a picture of a man having sex with a horse is seen (when Dr. Vosknocker is trying to get Cartman attempt to swear and one of his flash cards is "horse fucker"). So Stone and Trey Parker decided to make the Internet video of a German guy defecating on Cartman's mom, and the MPAA approved it.
Paramount originally asked Trey Parker and Matt Stone if they could make a PG-13 rated film. They said no and would not agree to make a movie until the studio agreed that the final product would be rated R.
In the shot of the United Nations Headquarters, the flags waving in front of the embassy include a rainbow flag and a pirate flag.
Parker, Stone, and fans in general often joke that a majority of the people who saw this film where under 17, and got in by buying tickets to the PG-13 rated Will Smith failure Wild Wild West, the urban legend became so popular in 1999 that the show would spoof the controversy in an episode of the show.
Trey Parker has stated that he is a fan of the musical Les Misérables. The song "La Resistance" from South Park, Bigger Longer Uncut, is based on the Les Misérables song "One Day More".
When the children are in rehab, a poster in the back of Mr. Mackey's room reads: "Get High!!! On Pottery", a quote from a high school teacher of Matt Stone's. Original quote: "Son, you need to know not to use pot as a natural high. Instead of getting high with pot, get high with pottery."
The original trailer which took jabs at Walt Disney and animation in general was so hated by Parker and Stone that they called it "everything we didn't want the film to be" and Trey Parker was so upset he dismantled the videotape of the trailer and threw in the trunk of his car, then told the Production crew in anger to "do it again"
In the German dub of the film, Mrs. Cartman's German partner in the dubious video that the boys watch on the Internet is actually British.
During the scene where South Park residents are burning everything Canadian, the soldiers in the background are named 'Wright' 'Floyd' and 'Mason', referencing drummer Nick Mason and keyboardist Richard Wright, both of the band Pink Floyd.
The song "What Would Brian Boitano Do?" is a reference to the original Christmas Card "The Spirit of Christmas" which was the inspiration for the South Park (1997) series. In the short, Stan asks Cartman, "What would Brian Boitano do?" when Jesus is fighting Santa.
The ending of the song "Uncle Fucka" (sung by Terrance and Philip in the movie-within-a-movie) makes reference to the famous title song from Oklahoma! (1955), in which the title of the song is spelled out letter by letter.
The pianist in the song "Super" is modeled after Marc Shaiman the composer of the film.
Conan O'Brien wanted to voice himself in the film after enjoying how he was portrayed in the film. He would eventually briefly voice his animated counterpart for an Emmy Awards opening skit.
Trey Parker and Matt Stone watched the second time in 2009 for a commentary track for the Blu-Ray release and both admitted to having no recollection of making the film due to their busy schedule.
Despite a popular urban legend this film was NEVER banned in Iraq. Due to its controversial content the distributors never attempted to distribute it in Iraq.
It's a widely reported myth that the original title of the film was "South Park: All Hell Breaks Loose" and the MPAA forced Trey Parker and Matt Stone to change the title, stating that all movie titles must be G-rated (despite the fact that there are many movies with the word "hell" in them - Hellraiser (1987), Hellfighters (1968), From Hell (2001), etc.). The story comes directly from Parker and Stone who claim that they submitted the film with the original title and were forced to change it. Richard Taylor, a spokesman for the MPAA, denies that any film was ever submitted with that title and that the MPAA did not reject the use of the word "hell" in the title.
The last 2D animated film ever released by paramount.
When the boys are watching the video of Cartman's mom on the Internet, the button that would normally say "stop" on the Netscape toolbar has been replaced with an obscene drawing and labeled "Sphincter".
During the "La Resistance" scene, the map of the camp that's holding Terrance and Phillip is the same used for the hospital in the episode "Cartman's Mom is Still a Dirty Slut (2)"
In 2006, it was voted 5 in the 50th greatest comedy films on Channel 4.
Cartman calls "The Mole" (the French boy) British. On the TV show, he called Pip (the English boy) French.
The song, Blame Canada, was nominated for an Academy Award for best original song. Unfortunatley, the song lost to Phil Collins' You'll Be In My Heart from the movie Tarzan. In return, Matt Stone and Trey Parker ridiculed Collins in the fourth season of South Park.
On the emergency room's doctor-schedule sign, Dr. Churnsky's duty is to "disembowel Kenny."
According to a pie chart, the entire Canadian economy is based on Terrance and Philip, the snow ball machine, the tourist industry, the log industry, the porn industry, the "Dion Fish" industry, and filming The X-Files (1993).
In the short segment of soldiers marching to the U.S.O. show while singing a cadence song, Jesus Christ appears in the ranks for a moment before the scene transition to Kyle hiding Ike away in the attic.
Tweek (The blonde kid with the messy hair who's always shaking) is the only regular character from the show up to this point who doesn't appear at all.
When Sheila Broflofski holds up the newspaper article about Terrance and Phillip being on the Conan O'Brien show, there are other headlines, including "It's Raining Frogs!", "Christians Agree: Guns Are Nifty", and "Poop Ruled Edible".
As Stan passes through a TV shop singing "Mountain Town", TV screens show two scenes and the title of the second season episode "Not Without My Anus", which was entirely about Terrence and Phillip.
Satan's boat is called the S.S. Manhandler.
When Bill Clinton signs the declaration of war, the other piece of paper on his desk describes types of cigars.
There is a poster at the cinema advertising the movie "Mecha Streisand Takes New York".
The picture hanging above Satan's bed is of actor Skeet Ulrich.
Look closely you can see in heaven there is a sign that says population 1,656 & the hell sign says 923,565,421,221 (while still counting).
When the boys first enter Cartman's house in the opening sequence, there is a picture on the end table of animation director Eric Stough's sister, Diana.
This film was a joint production of Paramount and Warner Bros. because Comedy Central, the network behind the parent series, was at the time a joint venture of the studios' respective parent companies, Viacom and Time Warner. Though the former now fully owns Comedy Central, its purchase of Time Warner's share in 2003 did not include WB's ownership share in the film. In fact, until 2013, WB retained the rights to co-produce any sequels to this film with Paramount, giving up these rights in order to co-produce "Interstellar". This film stood as the most successful Paramount/WB co-production for nine years.
When the mole looks at his watch, above the numbers it reads "Third Act: The Ticking Clock".
When Snacky S'mores is showing its "March of War", it was modeled after a mix of German and American WWII promotional shorts.
When being damned to hell Kenny is greeted by Adolf Hitler, George Burns, & Gandhi.
Stan's family (parents Randy and Sharon, sister Shelley) are named after Trey Parker's family. Kyle's parents, Gerald and Sheila, are named after Matt Stone's parents.
The censored version of "Asses Of Fire" is only 1 minute long.
The portrait in Mr. Garrison's classroom is of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall.
The piano that accompanies Big Gay Al's "I'm Super" song is a "Felcher and Sons".
The doctor who tries to resuscitate Kenny is named "Dr. Gouache".
Isaac Hayes, who voiced Chef, earlier performed the theme to "Shaft", whose 1970s entries are now owned by Warner Bros., and which had its 2000 sequel released by Paramount, the two studios who collaborated on the "South Park" movie.
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Body count before Kenny's wish: 312; after his wish: 7. Since Kenny wishes for everything to go back to the way things were before the war, only those who died prior to the war would remain dead: Kenny himself, Saddam, Conan O'Brien, and the four Baldwin brothers (Alec, Daniel, William, and Stephen).

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