Comic Book Villains
Comic Book Villains (2002)

In a sleepy small town there are two vibrant comic books stores that are rival universes unto themselves. Events spiral absurdly, violently out of control when the owners of the two shops -- nerdy hipster Ray (Donal Logue) and the nebbishy… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: January 1, 2002
DVD Release Date: January 1, 2002
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Rob Gonsalves

Once the ante is upped to violence, about halfway through, the movie becomes entirely unfunny and tiresome.

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Scott Weinberg

If there's one saving grace of Comic Book Villains (and it's a big one), it's the eclectic group of cool indie actors populating the farce.

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JoBlo's Movie Emporium

If you're a comic book fan, you definitely have to pick this puppy up.

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Melvin White
"Why would you want to leave town? Everything worth having's right here. Raymond's store, Dominoes pizza."            … More
Lafe Fredbjornson
Dark comedy, which isn't very funny. The characters aren't too likeable in this one. There isn't enough comic book geekdom shown, so it's… More
James Alvarez
A pretty shitty movie that has a direct message to the stereotypical comic book fan. Silly music and an all around unfunny poor try at entertainment.
Marcus Woolcott
Seems to want to be De Palma-lite dark comedy. It isn't funny, the story is predictable and Elwes does not a good villain make. The Qualls subplot is so… More
Jason Spencer
Excellent for the comic book fans. There are some fun moments in the flick and then it starts to get crazy and dark. I liked it and I thought casting was… More
Sean Scobie
Perhaps, it is because I have seen the quirky group of losers competitively chasing after the big score formula a few too many times or perhaps it is the… More