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Sword of Trust (2019)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 19 July 2019 (USA)
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Cynthia and Mary show up to collect Cynthia's inheritance from her deceased grandfather, but the only item she receives is an antique sword that was believed by her grandfather to be proof that the South won the Civil War.

Director:

Lynn Shelton

Writers:

Lynn Shelton, Michael Patrick O'Brien (as Mike O'Brien)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marc Maron ... Mel
Jon Bass ... Nathaniel
Michaela Watkins ... Mary
Jillian Bell ... Cynthia
Toby Huss ... Hog Jaws
Dan Bakkedahl ... Kingpin
Timothy Paul Timothy Paul ... Zeke
Whitmer Thomas ... Jake
Michael Patrick O'Brien ... Yach (as Mike O'Brien)
Al Elliott ... Jimmy
Lynn Shelton ... Deirdre
Scotty Lee Scotty Lee ... Screendoor
Robert Longstreet ... Truther
Elise Mayfield ... Phyllis
Prasanna Avadhanula Prasanna Avadhanula ... Aparna
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Cynthia and Mary show up to collect Cynthia's inheritance from her deceased grandfather, but the only item she receives is an antique sword that was believed by her grandfather to be proof that the South won the Civil War.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language throughout.
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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 July 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sword of Trust See more »

Filming Locations:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$19,332, 14 July 2019

Gross USA:

$322,421

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$322,421
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Forager Films See more »
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Color:

Color
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Trivia

Marc Maron scored the film. The Blues guitar solos heard throughout were played by him. See more »

Connections

References Antiques Roadshow (1997) See more »

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"Sword Of Trust" showcases great talent.
31 July 2019 | by SnobReviewsSee all my reviews

"Sword Of Trust" plays with your emotions in this human dramaedy and really showcases Marc Maron's superb acting chops.

In this comedy-drama, a woman inherits an antique sword from her deceased grandfather, that is believed to be proof that the South won the Civil War.

Overall "Sword Of Trust" can be slow paced, but ultimately it features an affecting story that can resonate with everyday people. Actor and comedian Marc Maron gives an incredible and vulnerable performance that will have you thinking once the movie is done. An entertaining story with some interesting characters make this film worth the watch.


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