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American Splendor

Comic book stories aren't all superhero fantasies, and comic-book movies don't have to be special effects-heavy junk for perpetual adolescents, as this bittersweet adaptation of grunge-poet Harvey Pekar's American Splendor proves. Pekar's autobiographical… (more)

Released: 2003

Rating: R

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File clerk and comic book writer Harvey Pekar shows that ordinary life is pretty complex stuff.
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02:23 — American Splendor is the story of a little-known working-class everyman, and first-class curmudgeon, Harvey Pekar. Pekar finds love, family and a crea (more…)

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  • Released: 2003
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Comic book stories aren't all superhero fantasies, and comic-book movies don't have to be special effects-heavy junk for perpetual adolescents, as this bittersweet adaptation of grunge-poet Harvey Pekar's American Splendor proves. Pekar's autobiographical… (more)

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