Most Popular "Comic Book Shop" Titles
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1. Kick-Ass (2010)
R | 117 min | Action, Comedy
Dave Lizewski is an unnoticed high school student and comic book fan who one day decides to become a super-hero, even though he has no powers, training or meaningful reason to do so.
2. True Romance (1993)
R | 120 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
Clarence marries hooker Alabama, steals cocaine from her pimp, and tries to sell it in Hollywood, while the owners of the coke try to reclaim it.
7. Super (I) (2010)
R | 96 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
After his wife falls under the influence of a drug dealer, an everyday guy transforms himself into Crimson Bolt, a superhero with the best intentions, but lacking in heroic skills.
8. Fanboys (2009)
PG-13 | 90 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
10. Bully (2001)
R | 115 min | Crime, Drama
A pack of naïve teenagers conspire to murder a mutual friend, whose aggressive demeanor has proved too much.
11. The Monster Squad (1987)
PG-13 | 82 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy
A young group of monster fanatics attempt to save their hometown from Count Dracula and his army of monsters.
12. White Oleander (2002)
PG-13 | 109 min | Drama
A teenager journeys through a series of foster homes after her mother goes to prison for committing a crime of passion.
14. American Splendor (2003)
R | 101 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
An original mix of fiction and reality illuminates the life of comic book hero everyman Harvey Pekar.
Writers: Harvey Pekar, Joyce Brabner, Shari Springer Berman, Robert Pulcini | Directors: Shari Springer Berman, Robert Pulcini | Stars: Paul Giamatti, Shari Springer Berman, Harvey Pekar, Chris Ambrose
15. Gayby (2012)
Not Rated | 85 min | Comedy, Drama
Jenn (straight) and Matt (gay) are best friends from college who are now in their thirties. Single by choice, they decide to fulfill a youthful promise to have a child together... the old fashioned way.
17. Lost Boys: The Thirst (2010 Video)
R | 81 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
In San Cazador, California, the clumsy vampire hunter Edgar Frog is evicted from his trailer. But the best-seller writer Gwen Lieber offers him a job to destroy the head vampire DJ X that ... See full summary »
18. Defendor (2009)
R | 101 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Arthur Poppington, a regular man who adopts a superhero persona, known as 'Defendor', combs the city streets at night, in search of his arch-enemy, Captain Industry.
22. Comic Book Villains (2002 Video)
R | 92 min | Comedy
Told from the point of view from Archie, a comic book collector, this is the story of a rivalry between two comic book shop owners. One does it for the love of comics, while the other shop,... See full summary »
23. Special (2006)
R | 81 min | Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
A lonely metermaid has a psychotic reaction to his medication and becomes convinced he's a superhero. A very select group of people in life are truly gifted. Special is a movie about everyone else.
24. Free Enterprise (1998)
R | 113 min | Comedy, Romance
Two less than successful film producers, approaching mid-life crisis and clinging to their nerdy sci-fi obsessions, suddenly meet their idol: William Shatner.
25. Earth vs. the Spider (2001 TV Movie)
R | 90 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A shy, obsessive comic book fan gets injected with an experimental serum of a lab that is studying how to give humans the abilities of spiders. At first he develops minor abilities such as ... See full summary »
26. Earthbound (2012)
93 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Joe is an Alien on Earth. At least that is what his father told him before he died when Joe was eleven. He finds it difficult to adjust, and to find a compatible girl friend.
27. Faintheart (2008)
92 min | Comedy, Romance
A romantic comedy set in the world of battle re-enactments, about an irresponsible guy who has to shape up in order to win back his wife.
28. Nemesis Game (2003)
R | 92 min | Mystery, Thriller
An introspective university student with an unhealthy interest in riddles and puzzles becomes involved in a sinister mind game that results in murder.
29. The Debut (2000)
R | 88 min | Comedy, Drama
The story revolves around Ben Mercado, a talented high school senior who has rejected his Filipino heritage. The long-simmering feud between Ben and his immigrant father Roland threatens to... See full summary »
30. Promedio Rojo (2004)
99 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Nerdy comic book aficionado Roberto Rodriguez battles low self-esteem, loser friends and vicious high school bullies as he vies for the heart of Cristina, the hot new girl from Madrid.
31. Dream World (2012)
92 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Oliver Hayes, an aspiring animator whose confidence is at a low point, meets the captivating and impulsive Lily Blush, who encourages him to drop everything and go with her to Northern ... See full summary »
R | 93 min | Comedy, Romance
Jay Brooks is that black guy who digs indie rock, graphic novels, and dates white chicks. After a slew of bad break-ups, Jay gives up white women, "cold turkey," and he goes on a mission: "... See full summary »
33. Almost Heroes (2011– )
30 min | Comedy
A single-camera comedy about coming home again - when home is a comic book store in a suburban strip mall. Warring brothers Terry and Peter are forced to take over the reins of their ... See full summary »
34. The Size of Watermelons (1997)
R | 88 min | Comedy, Music
Alex is the definition of loser. He has no, nor has he ever had, friends. His life has no direction and he has a stupid haircut. While attending the Venice Beach Art School, he meets Lizzy,... See full summary »
35. Dorks & Damsels (2007)
93 min | Comedy, Fantasy
When Hildur - a beautiful high society girl and a regular guest in the national celebrity press - finds out that her boyfriend Jolli is about to go into jail, she realizes she has to learn ... See full summary »
36. Superhelde (2011)
In a country where police sirens are an everyday melody and survival is an ongoing struggle, we see Albert and Peet step in and give us hope that there is Superheroes among us who will stand up and fight for the man on the street.
38. The Comic Book Lady (2008)
100 min | Comedy
In this tale of sexual dysfunction and unhappiness, a lady tries her best to manage her comic book business and her most unusual marriage. The daily grind is sometimes too much as eccentric... See full summary »
39. The Strange Case of Carl Weber (2006)
98 min | Comedy, Drama
Carl Weber, a young man claiming to be a vampire, makes big news in a small town by suing his employer for discriminating against him (as a vampire). Carl is on a mission for equal rights ... See full summary »
40. Dig Comics (2009)
19 min | Documentary, Short, History
Is the American art form of comics dying? 'Dig Comics' hits the streets to convert everyday people into new fans. Comic creators, retailers, and historians weigh in on what went wrong and ... See full summary »
41. Funny Books (2009 Video)
108 min | Comedy
Funny Books is a comedy, lovingly told by comic fans for comic fans and non-fans alike, about an unassuming dreamer named Wally who finds himself, and true love, while juggling a nefarious ... See full summary »
42. Drawn (I) (2008)
83 min | Drama
Mike is lost; he has no money, a dead end job and a girlfriend who is pregnant. Since he was a boy, Mike has been in love with comic books and the escape they offer. When a London publisher... See full summary »
Chapter Six 'Shades of Gray'
TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Now on his own, Sylar finally finds his biological father, Samson Gray, a reclusive, lung-cancer ridden taxidermist, to confront him with questions about his past, but soon learns that ... See full summary »
Chapter Three 'Building 26'
TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Imprisoned inside the super-secret 'Building 26' which is Nathan's base of operations to experiment and terminate people with abilities, Tracy struggles to survive various "heat" ... See full summary »
21 min | Comedy, Romance
On his 32nd birthday, Dave gets visited by three old college friends of his who want him to quit his job and join their old a capella singing group.
United States of Tara (2009–2011)
Dept. of F'd Up Family Services
TV-MA | 26 min | Comedy, Drama
An imminent visit from a social worker sends Max into a tailspin. Tara horns in on Kate's friendship with Lynda. Courtney pushes Marshall to the brink. Neil discovers Charmaine's big secret.
Cold Squad (1998–2005)
Girlfriend in a Closet
TV-PG | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Wanda takes Len to work, and he unexpectedly finds his bags packed in the trunk of the car. Steve Baker, a suspect in the disappearance of a teenage girl three years ago, requests police protection after someone shoots into his house.
Castle (2009– )
Heroes and Villains
TV-14 | 45 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
The corpse of sex offender ex-con Tyler Faris is found on the street, cut in half by a sword. Faris' victim claims that a man in a superhero uniform saved her. Even Castle doesn't recognize... See full summary »
Bored to Death (2009–2011)
I've Been Living Like a Demented God!
TV-MA | 28 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery
A professor hires Jonathan to track down a valuable item. George finds an alibi to explain the results of his drug test. Flushed with cash from his "Super Ray" comic book, Ray heads to the bar - and meets a familiar barfly.
Law & Order (1990–2010)
TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Detectives suspect that a tacky and volatile wife murdered her husband, but they soon discover that the victim may have backed out of a conspiracy with fellow husbands to hide assets from their wives until their divorces.