Harvey Pekar; Ted Hope; Paul Giamatti; Hope Davis; Robert Pulcini; Shari Springer Berman; HBO Video (Firm); Fine Line Features.; Good Machine (Firm); Madman Entertainment.; Madman Cinema.; AV Channel (Firm); Movie Show.
|语言注释：||Languages: English, optional Japanese; subtitles: English.|
|注意：||"HBO Films presents a Good Machine production ..."--Container.
"Released by Madman Entertainment Pty. Ltd. Distributed exclusively on DVD by The AV Channel Pty. Ltd."--Container.
American Splendor immerses the viewer in the life and worldview of Harvey Pekar: file clerk, working-class intellectual, obsessive-compulsive collector, and creator of the seminal autobiographical comic book series "American Splendor."
Special features: Road to Splendor featurette - The real Harvey Pekar in Cannes ; SBS Movie Show interview with the directors ; Group audio commentary with the directors, cast and Harvey Pekar ; Special American Splendor downloads (DVD-ROM) ; Theatrical trailer.
|制作人员：||Written and directed by Robert Pulcini & Shari Springer Berman ; producer Ted Hope.|
|演员名单:||Paul Giamatti, Hope Davis.|
|奖励：||Winner 2003 Grand Jury Prize, Sundance Film Festival ; Winner 2003 Cannes Film Festival International Critics Award ; Winner Golden Globes 2004, best supporting actress Hope Davis.|
|目标对象：||Censorship classification: M 15+|
|描述：||1 videodisc (DVD) (100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.|
|详述：||Dolby digital ; DVD9: single sided, dual layer ; All regions PAL.|
American splendor is the story of a little-known working-class everyman, Harvey Pekar. Harvey finds love, family and creative voice through the underground comic books, but still can't manage to find the quicker supermarket checkout. Pekar is a frustrated file clerk at a V.A. Hospital, but 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, entitled American Splendor. Along the bumpy journey he meets and marries Joyce, played by Hope Davis. also appearing in the movie are the real Harvey and Joyce, comic book renderings of the couple, and cameos by some of Harvey's closest friends.