American Splendor 2003
Amazon Instant Video
|Director||Shari Springer Berman, Robert Pulcini|
|Starring||Paul Giamatti, Hope Davis|
|Supporting actors||Josh Hutcherson, Cameron Carter, Daniel Tay, Mary Faktor, Paul Giamatti, Harvey Pekar, Shari Springer Berman, Larry John Meyers, Vivienne Benesch, Barbara Brown, Earl Billings, Danny Hoch, James Urbaniak, Eli Ganias, Sylvia Kauders, Rebecca Borger, Nick Baxter, Allen Branstein|
|MPAA rating||R (Restricted)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Based upon the real life story of Harvey Pekar.
Splicing both real footage and fictitious posturing as well as the real Harvey and his colorful comic strip, American Splendor is a film that is unlike any other.
Anyone who think their life sucks should watch this, or anyone who likes to watch good movies with good acting too.
Very early Giamatti and I can understand why he took the role, you can't be overly picky early in an acting career. Read morePublished 2 months ago by unnecessaryandnotimportant
AMERICAN SPLENDOR is an intriguing piece of cinema. Based upon the life and comics of Harvey Pekar, AMERICAN SPLENDOR attempts to tell part of Harvey's life and how he became a... Read morePublished 2 months ago by tvtv3
American Splendor Splendid!
Should have won academy awards!
Great acting! With the real people in the film you could see what a great job the actors did! Read more
Extremely well done film with a unique format for showing all sides of the genius who was Harvey Pekar . Not to be missed.Published 5 months ago by Librarian
Amazon instant video has cut out the scene where they go to Cannes. I'm sure it was in the Netflix DVD I watched several years ago.Published 5 months ago by corporal schnapps
This is an interesting movie that is part biography, part comedy, and part drama. Harvey Pekar has a crap job as a file clerk in the VA hospital. Read morePublished 6 months ago by ConcupusAl
Wow. Where to start? First, I really enjoyed watching this. It's hard to describe. Is it a biopic? A graphic novel adaptation? A documentary/ reenactment? Read morePublished 8 months ago by M. Olson
It's warm, it's funny, it's sad, it's about hospital people most people won't recognize, it's about a time when you could have a safe job, show up and do it, and then go home... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Elisabeth Altieri