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Swelter (2014)

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Ten years after their casino heist, four escaped convicts trace their former partner to a desert town, where he is now a lawman with no memory of his criminal past.

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Keith Parmer

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Keith Parmer
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jean-Claude Van Damme ... Stillman
Greg Vrotsos ... Carl
Abby Miller ... Peaches
Alfred Molina ... Doc
Catalina Sandino Moreno ... Carmen
Mindy Robinson ... Party Host
Lennie James ... Bishop
Josh Henderson ... Boyd
Nick Kent ... Officer Nichols (as Nikola Kent)
Dana Schick ... Stunning Biker Girl
Freya Tingley ... London
Tokala Black Elk ... Mezcal (as Tokala Clifford)
Tracey Walter ... old man Henry johnson
Courtney Hope ... Halle
Grant Bowler ... Cole
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Ten years after their casino heist, four escaped convicts trace their former partner to a desert town, where he is now a lawman with no memory of his criminal past.

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Rated R for violence and language including some sexual references | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 May 2014 (Portugal) See more »

Also Known As:

Agria symmoria See more »

Filming Locations:

Piru, California, USA

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$8,000,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Digital

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In one of the early scenes when they take the spare tyre out of the trunk it has a hub cap fitted to the wheel. Normally a spare would not have a hub cap fitted; the hub cap on the wheel with the flat tyre would end up on the spare after it has been fitted. See more »

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References Ocean's 11 (1960) See more »

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Ears To The Ground
Performed by Tree Adams
Written by Tree Adams (BMI)
Courtesy of Treehouse Music Inc.
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Swelter is an awesome film that is action packed with a great story line.
22 July 2014 | by shennessySee all my reviews

Swelter is a great film all the way around. It's very action packed, has some humor, great dialog and awesome acting in it. This film is a modern-day crime thriller and a classic western high plains story all rolled into one. It has an awesome cast including Jean Claude Van Damme, Grant Bowler, Lennie James, Alfred Molina, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Josh Henderson, Daniele Favilli, Freya Tingley, Courtney Hope and other cast, which is very impressive and makes this film SO strong. The film is directed and written by Award Winning Director, Keith Parmer, and the storyline and films' outcome speaks to his impressive talent. Keith is also the Director and Writer of the feature film 'Mob Rules', which was acquired by Lionsgate. This is a film for everyone and should definitely be a 'must-see.' It's totally entertaining!


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