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Harvey Pekar (Character)
from American Splendor (2003)

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American Splendor -- An original mix of fiction and reality illuminates the life of comic book hero everyman Harvey Pekar.
American Splendor -- An original mix of fiction and reality illuminates the life of comic book hero everyman Harvey Pekar.

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Alternate Names:
Real Harvey / Young Harvey

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  1. American Splendor (2003) Played by Paul Giamatti / Harvey Pekar (as Real Harvey) / Daniel Tay (as Young Harvey)
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  1. 50 premios Sant Jordi de cinematografía (2006) (TV) Played by Paul Giamatti
  2. "Silenci?"
        - Episode #5.23 (2006) TV episode, Played by Paul Giamatti
        - Episode #5.6 (2005) TV episode, Played by Paul Giamatti

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Quotes:
From American Splendor (2003)
Harvey Pekar: What movie could be worth driving 260 miles round trip for?
Toby Radloff: It's a new film called Revenge of the Nerds. It's about a group of nerd college students who are being picked on all the time by the jocks. So they decide to take revenge.
Harvey Pekar: So what you're saying is, you identify with those nerds.
Toby Radloff: Yes. I consider myself a nerd. And this movie has uplifted me. There's this one scene, where a nerd grabs the microphone during a pep rally and announces that he is a nerd and that he is proud of it and stands up for the rights of other nerds.
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