Cover image for American splendor
Title:
American splendor
ISBN:
9780783123875
Uniform Title:
American Splendor (Motion picture)
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Home Box Office, c2003.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
DVD format.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.

Based on the comic book series "American splendor" by Harvey Pekar and "Our cancer year" by Harvey Pekar and Joyce Brabner.

Special features: audio commentary with directors and cast featurette: Sundance Channel's "Anatomy of a scene"; music only track: "American splendor song"; special "My movie year" 6 page comic insert that appeared in "Entertainment Weekly"; DVD ROM features including screen saver; Easter eggs; original theatrical trailer.
Abstract:
Pekar is a frustrated file clerk working at the local V.A. Hospital. He is also a comic book fan who befriends the young illustrator Robert Crumb and is soon inspired to create comic books based on his own life. Along his bumpy journey he meets, marries and falls in love with Joyce, an admiring comic book seller.
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: R; for language.

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Digital Video Disc (DVD) 791.43 American (2003)
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