Comic Book - The Movie
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Comic Book - The Movie
Mark Hamill directs and stars in the straight-to-video mockumentary Comic Book: The Movie, largely filmed on-location at the 2002 Comic-Con International in San Diego, CA. Comic book fan Donald Swan (Hamill) is hired to make a documentary about his favorite superheroes: Commander Courage and Liberty Ladd. A big Hollywood film company has funded an action blockbuster about the legendary superhero, although with an updated image. Commander Courage becomes an aggressive anti-terrorist played by Bruce Easley (Daran Norris) and his sidekick becomes sexed-up eye candy Papaya Smith (Donna… More

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Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Say what you will about the various types of fanboys out there, but one thing seems fairly certain: the geeks do know how to laugh at themselves."
‑ Scott Weinberg,
"Comic Book reminded me of a DVD bonus item that might be included with a disc's main attraction to help sell the feature."
‑ John J. Puccio, Movie Metropolis
"The movie will probably play better for those with a better appreciation for the world of comics than for those without..."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
"a quickie and low-budget affair"
‑ Christopher Null,
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