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R| 1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
After his wife (Liv Tyler) leaves him, a fry cook (Rainn Wilson) emulates a TV superhero and transforms himself into a costumed vigilante.

Cast: Rainn Wilson , Ellen Page , Liv Tyler , Kevin Bacon , Nathan Fillion , Gregg Henry , Michael Rooker , Andre Royo

Director: James Gunn

Genres: Action, Comedy

Distributor: IFC Films

Super (2010)

Release Date: April 1st, 2011|1 hr. 36 min.

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Grading 2011's Superhero Movies

Posted by
Mike Ryan on August 11, 2011

Superheroes! It's apparent that, as a society, we just love 'em. There were a lot of superhero movies in 2011. True fact: In 2011, there were too many superhero movies to even count -- numbers ju...

Rainn Wilson's 'Crimson Bolt' and Other Movie Superhero Wannabes

Posted by
Annette Bourdeau on March 31, 2011

"Shut up, crime!" So says superhero wannabe the Crimson Bolt, played to dorky perfection by Rainn Wilson in this week's release, 'Super.' The Crimson Bolt, the alter ego of average guy Frank, is ...

James Gunn's 'Super' R-Rated Clip: Rainn Wilson Fights Line Cutters

Posted by
Eugene Novikov on October 20, 2010

It's hard to blame anyone for being a bit weary of the whole everyday-superhero thing, what with all the attention lavished on 'Kick-Ass,' plus the likes of Woody Harrelson's 'Defendor,' Michael Rapap...

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