The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz

Watch The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz

  • NR
  • 2014
  • 1 hr 44 min
  • 8.0  (15,851)
  • 72

A gripping film that looks at the clash between technology and civil liberties. Known for his computer programming prowess and social activism, this documentary looks at the fascinating life of Aaron Swartz. Swartz was one of the co-founders of Reddit, but his work as an activist made him more readily known. Activism that revolved around the Internet and information regulation eventually led him into a battle with the federal government. That legal fight and the toll it took on him led the young genius to take his life at age 26.

The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz
The Internet's Own Boy: The Story Of Aaron Swartz
The Internet's Own Boy: The Story Of Aaron Swartz

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A gripping film that looks at the clash between technology and civil liberties. Known for his computer programming prowess and social activism, this documentary looks at the fascinating life of Aaron Swartz. Swartz was one of the co-founders of Reddit, but his work as an activist made him more readily known. Activism that revolved around the Internet and information regulation eventually led him into a battle with the federal government. That legal fight and the toll it took on him led the young genius to take his life at age 26.

The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz is a 2014 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 44 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.0 and a MetaScore of 72.

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  • Release Date
    2014
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 44 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    8.0  (15,851)
  • Metascore
    72