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Kick-Ass

Author: Matthew VaughnAaron JohnsonChristopher Mintz-PlasseMark StrongChloë MoretzAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Lions Gate Entertainment : Maple Pictures, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ordinary teenager and rabid comic-book geek Dave Lizewski captures the imagination of the public when he becomes the no-nonsense vigilante, Kick-Ass. After he teams up with the fearless father-daughter crime-fighting duo, Big Daddy and Hit-Girl, the three work together to take down the criminal empire of local Mafioso Frank D'Amico. But when D'Amico's son Chris is reborn as Red Mist, the showdown between the forces  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Action and adventure films
Superhero films
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Fiction
Drama
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Vaughn; Aaron Johnson; Christopher Mintz-Plasse; Mark Strong; Chloë Moretz; Nicolas Cage; Elizabeth McGovern; Lions Gate Home Entertainment.; Maple Pictures.
OCLC Number: 671835474
Language Note: English dialogue with English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Title from container.
Based on the comic book written by Mark Millar and John S. Romita, Jr.
Videodisc release of the 2010 motion picture.
Special features: It's on!: The comic book origin of Kick-Ass ; Matthew Vaughn audio commentary ; The art of Kick-Ass ; Marketing archive.
Credits: Director of photography, Ben Davis ; editor, Jon Harris, Pietro Scalia, Eddie Hamilton ; music composed by John Murphy, Henry Jackman, Marius de Vries, Ilan EshKeri.
Cast: Aaron Johnson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Mark Strong, Chloë Grace Moretz, Nicolas Cage, Elizabeth McGovern.
Target Audience: Canadian Home Video Rating: 18A.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 ; widescreen (16X9, 2.40:1) presentation.
Contents: Special features: Optional audio feature commentary with director Matthew Vaughn --
It's on!: The comic book origin of Kick-Ass (approximately 21 min.) --
The art of Kick-Ass: Storyboard --
Costumes [slide show] --
On-set photography [slide show] --
Production design --
John Romita, Jr. art for the film --
Marketing archive [trailers and marketing campaign for the film]
Responsibility: Lionsgate and Marv present a Marv Films/Plan B presents a film by Matthew Vaughn ; produced by Matthew Vaughn [and others] ; screenplay Jane Goldman and Matthew Vaughn ; directed by Matthew Vaughn.

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Ordinary teenager and rabid comic-book geek Dave Lizewski captures the imagination of the public when he becomes the no-nonsense vigilante, Kick-Ass. After he teams up with the fearless father-daughter crime-fighting duo, Big Daddy and Hit-Girl, the three work together to take down the criminal empire of local Mafioso Frank D'Amico. But when D'Amico's son Chris is reborn as Red Mist, the showdown between the forces of good and evil will force Kick-Ass to live up to his name, or die trying.

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