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R| 1 hr. 22 min.

Plot Summary
Les Franken (Michael Rapaport) has a boring and undistinguished life as a parking-meter monitor until he decides to participate in an experimental drug study. He experiences some strange side effects which make him think he is developing special powers, a belief that leads him to quit his dead-end job and start a new one -- as a superhero.

Cast: Michael Rapaport , Paul Blackthorne , Josh Peck , Robert Baker , Jack Kehler , Alexandra Holden , Ian Bohen ,

Directors: Hal Haberman , Jeremy Passmore

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Magnolia Pictures

Special (2006)

Release Date: November 21st, 2008|1 hr. 22 min.

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