One ordinary guy is giving the candidates a reason to run.
Kevin Costner, Madeline Carroll, Paula Patton, Kelsey Grammer, Dennis Hopper, Nathan Lane, Stanley Tucci, George Lopez
Joshua Michael Stern
|Screenplay||Jason Richman, Joshua Michael Stern|
|Sound formats||Dolby Digital, Sony Dynamic Digital Sound, DTS|
|Produced by||Treehouse Films, G&M Films, 1821 Pictures, Radar Pictures, Tig Productions, Touchstone Pictures|
|Language||Mild, fairly frequent, low impact|
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|Sex / Nudity
||Blood / Gore / Gross
|Guns / Weapons
||Alcohol / Drugs
||Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
|Frightening / Tense Scenes
||Tense Family Scenes
||Topics to talk about
What the Critics say
|Cape Argus / The Star|
|Chicago Sunday Times|
Chandler Levack Swing Vote makes a worthwhile statement on political engagement. Bud might not be able to speak for himself, but he does personify an apathetic America. And that’s why Swing Vote matters.
James Berardinelli Swing Vote is more subtle and insightful than the dumbed-down comedy the marketing campaign would have us believe it to be.
C. Fuchs It is entertaining at moments, but it relies on too many conventions to be anything near a landslide winner in its genre.
Tomatometer Despite Kevin Costner providing his most charismatic performance in years, Swing Vote fails to find the right mix of political satire and heartfelt drama.
What the People say
1443 Netizens works better as a human drama than as a political satire
Average .. 44%