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Tusk -- When his best friend and podcast co-host goes missing in the backwoods of Canada, a young guy joins forces with his friend's girlfriend to search for him.
Tusk -- In theaters September 19, 2014.
Tusk -- In theaters September 19, 2014.

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Director:
Writer:
Kevin Smith (written by)
Contact:
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Release Date:
19 September 2014 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Let me tell you a story... See more »
Plot:
A brash and arrogant podcaster gets more than he bargained for when he travels to Canada to interview a mysterious recluse... who has a rather disturbing fondness for walruses. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Awards:
6 wins & 3 nominations See more »

Cast

  (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)

Michael Parks ... Howard Howe

Justin Long ... Wallace Bryton

Genesis Rodriguez ... Ally Leon

Haley Joel Osment ... Teddy Craft

Johnny Depp ... Guy Lapointe (as Guy Lapointe)

Harley Morenstein ... Border Agent

Ralph Garman ... Detective

Jennifer Schwalbach Smith ... Gimli Slider Waitress

Harley Quinn Smith ... Girl Clerk #1

Lily-Rose Depp ... Girl Clerk #2 (as Lily-Rose Melody Depp)

Ashley Greene ... Convenient Store Customer
Douglas Banks ... Kill Bill Kid
Matthew Shively ... Young Howard Howe
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Bill Bennett ... Deer Hunting Video Player (uncredited)
Mitch Cleaver ... Bar Patron (uncredited)
Bonnie Cole ... Traveler (uncredited)

Brian Cole ... Traveler (uncredited)
Todd Davis ... Bar Customer (uncredited)
Randy Grazio ... Border Agent (uncredited)

Zak Knutson ... Ernest Hemingway (uncredited)

Scott Mosier ... Himself (voice) (uncredited)

Josh Roush ... Bar Patron 2 (uncredited)
Devin Walker ... Man at the Funeral (uncredited)

Directed by
Kevin Smith 
 
Writing credits
Kevin Smith (written by)

Produced by
Nate Bolotin .... executive producer
Betsy Danbury .... line producer: Los Angeles
Sam Englebardt .... producer
David S. Greathouse .... producer (as David Greathouse)
Jenny Hinkey .... line producer
William D. Johnson .... producer
Shannon McIntosh .... producer
Jason Mewes .... associate producer
Jordan Monsanto .... associate producer
Chris Parkinson .... associate producer
Jennifer Schwalbach Smith .... executive producer (as Jennifer Schwalbach)
Nick Spicer .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Christopher Drake 
 
Cinematography by
James Laxton 
 
Film Editing by
Kevin Smith 
 
Production Design by
John D. Kretschmer 
 
Art Direction by
Michael Barton 
 
Set Decoration by
Luci Wilson 
 
Costume Design by
Maya Lieberman 
 
Makeup Department
Wendy Bell .... makeup department head
Krisz Drouillard .... assistant special effects makeup and prosthetics
David Greathouse .... special makeup effects artist
Joel Harlow .... makeup artist to johnny depp
Heather A. Hawkins .... assistant hair stylist
Robert Kurtzman .... special makeup supervisor
Tate McLellan-Boland .... assistant special effects makeup and prosthetics
Heather Richardson .... hair department head
Alan Tuskes .... special effects makeup coordinator
 
Production Management
Andrew Blau .... production supervisor: los angeles
Jenny Hinkey .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Clint Buckner .... second assistant director
Alisa Fredericks .... first assistant director
Neal Gray .... second second assistant director
Michelle Schrauwers .... second second assistant director
 
Art Department
Peter Battistelli .... construction coordinator
Ben Brenner .... set dresser
Kenneth Bryant .... set decoration shopper
Robert Lee Church .... set dresser
Sean Genrich .... on-set dresser
Lindsay Glick .... set dresser
Schuyler Grimsman .... art department coordinator
Billyjack Jory .... set dresser
Tiffany Apple Keenan .... graphic designer
Jenna L. Kieselbach .... art department coordinator: Los Angeles unit
Justin Nathaniel Kistler .... production assistant (as Nathaniel Kistler)
Justin Nathaniel Kistler .... set dresser (as Nathaniel Kistler)
Olivia Kretschmer .... Howe's Super 8mm Beach and Seagulls
Alicia Lowe .... construction data wrangler
Alicia Lowe .... construction manager
Alton McClellan .... charge scenic
Brian Nevins .... leadman
Kelly Rubottom .... property master
Deanna Tilley .... props (day player)
Ralph Woollaston .... general construction foreman
Melissa Wooten .... assistant property master
 
Sound Department
Gregg Barbanell .... foley artist
Bradford Bell .... mix technician
Joel Dougherty .... re-recording mixer
Joel Dougherty .... supervising sound designer
Matt Fann .... boom operator
Tom Hartig .... boom operator (Los Angeles unit)
Ellen Heuer .... foley artist
Shawn Holden .... production sound mixer: Los Angeles unit
Joshua Aaron Johnson .... sound editor
Peter D. Lago .... sound effects editor
Larry Long .... sound mixer
Stacey Michaels .... foley mixer
Hanno Ruesch .... dubbing mixer
Brian Seagrave .... audio conform
Alex Ullrich .... foley artist
Otis Van Osten .... supervising sound editor
 
Special Effects by
Beki Ingram .... special effects makeup
Beki Ingram .... special effects technician
Corey McCauley .... special effects technician
 
Visual Effects by
Saham Ali .... visual effects
Michael R. Currie .... visual effects artist
Alex Rideout .... visual effects artist
Jeffery Scheetz .... visual effects supervisor: Kill Bill Kid Video
 
Stunts
Jeremy Conner .... stunts
Cal Johnson .... stunt coordinator
Kevin Morgan .... stunts
Dino Muccio .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Christopher 'Kit' Marlowe .... loader
Monica Barrios-Smith .... assistant camera
Ian Hayes Brett .... camera: b assistant
Stephen Andrew Cook .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Philip Dann .... dolly grip
Zak Ettlinger .... electrician
Kahlil Fadel .... lighting technician
Mark Fellman .... additional still photographer
Zsolt P. Haraszti .... second assistant camera: "a" camera
Jessica Hoffman .... grip
Nicole Lobell .... b camera operator
Todd Luckey .... lighting technician
Ryan 'Sparks' Lynch .... best boy electric: Los Angeles unit
Christopher Kit Marlowe .... digital loader
Jamie A. Marlowe .... first assistant camera
Mark C. McManus .... hd video assist operator
Alan Newcomb .... first assistant camera: "a" camera
Jarrod Oswald .... first assistant: a camera
Michael Otis Ropert .... camera operator: Los Angeles unit - A Camera
Anthony Schrader .... key grip
Casey Slade .... grip
Kent Smith .... still photographer
Steve A. Stephenson .... bestboy grip
Bo Webb .... camera operator: "a" camera
Bob Williams .... dolly grip
 
Animation Department
Josh Stifter .... animator
Nick Vaka .... animator
 
Casting Department
Tona B. Dahlquist .... extras casting
T. Ryan Hill .... extras casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jason Blackman .... key costumer
Meesh Daranyi .... costumer
Candace Kualii .... set costumer
Jill Rakovitis .... key costumer
 
Editorial Department
Matt Blackshear .... digital intermediate finishing editor (as Matthew Blackshear)
Corinne Bogdanowicz .... digital intermediate colorist
Des Carey .... vp post production
Derek Eby .... digital intermediate producer
Monique Eissing .... digital intermediate finishing artist
Paul Geffre .... digital intermediate executive producer
Kevin London .... digital intermediate systems administrator
Jordan Maltby .... assistant editor
Devon Meadows .... digital intermediate assist
J.C. Reifenberg .... post-production: consultant
Ethan Schwartz .... outpost engineer
 
Location Management
Randy Byers .... locations scout
F. Curtis Gaston .... assistant location manager
Jason Allen King .... location manager
Dieter H. Wagner .... location production assistant
 
Music Department
Jessica Dolinger .... music clearances
Daniel Kresco .... score mixer
Jason Ruder .... music editor
Jason Ruder .... music supervisor
Christian Wenger .... score mix assistant
 
Transportation Department
D.J. Hall .... picture car coordinator
D.J. Hall .... transportation coordinator
John Navarro Jr. .... driver
John F. Teeple .... driver
 
Other crew
Alishe Beardeaux .... production assistant
Tyler Borden .... production secretary
Miller Carbon .... stand in for michael parks
Evelyn Chafin .... production coordinator
Dan Clark .... script supervisor
Barbara Dole .... craft service
Kieran Dotti .... production secretary (los angeles)
Jesse Dunn .... production assistant
Casey Eichfeld .... teddy photo double
Luz Kaiolani Feliciano .... production assistant
Kate Hennessy .... set production assistant
Michelle L. Jensen .... production assistant
Adam Lee .... additional set production assistant
Maureen McManus .... set production assistant
Neil O. Mevellec .... production counsel
Shawn O'Boyle .... production assistant
Robert Oltra .... researcher
Irwin M. Rappaport .... production & distribution counsel
Lance Resch-Anger .... key set production assistant
Josh Roush .... Assistant to Michael Parks
Jessica Shannon .... production accountant
Matthew Shively .... key office production assistant
Stacey Smith .... delivery consultant
Phil Smoot .... production consultant
Phil Smoot .... production consultant: pre-production
Jeramiah Snyder .... production assistant
Jason Suhrke .... key set production assistant
Keith Sweeney .... craft service
Aaron Lee Syrett .... film commissioner
Lauren Taylor .... first assistant accountant
Aaron Webb .... set medic
Kevin Welch .... office pa
 
Thanks
Dylan Michael Fishburn .... thanks
Brian Flanagan .... special thanks
Ivan de Paz .... special thanks
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for some disturbing violence/gore, language and sexual content
Runtime:
102 min
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Language:
Color:
Color | Black And White (some scenes)
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Certification:
Australia:MA15+ | Canada:14A (British Columbia) | Finland:K-16 | Germany:16 | Ireland:15 | Japan:PG12 | Russia:18+ | South Korea:15 (2016) | Sweden:15 | UK:15 | USA:R (certificate #49207)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Girl Clerk #1 and Girl Clerk #2 are the daughters of Kevin Smith and Johnny Depp.See more »
Goofs:
Factual errors: The flag in the border office is not the right size - a Canadian flag is twice as long as it is wide.See more »
Quotes:
[drugs Wallace]
Howard Howe:There, there. It'll be all right, Mr Tusk.
See more »
Movie Connections:
References "The Twilight Zone" (1959)See more »
Soundtrack:
The McKenzie Call: Ca Roo Ca RooSee more »

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