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Comic Book: The Movie is a 2004 direct-to-DVD mockumentary directed by and starring Mark Hamill, who is best known for his role as Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars feature films and as the voice of The Joker in Batman: The Animated Series.
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* 1992: Angoulême International Comics Festival, Prize for Best Foreign Comic Book, for En avant tête de thon!
This argument, made in Jules Feiffer's series of articles published in The Great Comic Book Heroes, is famously cited in a climactic scene of Kill Bill Vol.
Les Daniels comments in his book DC Comics A Celebration of the World's Favourite Comic Book Heroes ".
Rabbi Simcha Weinstein's book Up, Up and Oy Vey: How Jewish History, Culture and Values Shaped the Comic Book Superhero says that Superman is both a pillar of society and one whose cape conceals a " nebbish ," saying, " He's a bumbling, nebbish Jewish stereotype.
The Comic Book in America: An Illustrated History ( Taylor Publishing: Dallas, Texas, 1989 ), pp. 178 – 181, reprinted at website Religious Affiliation of Comics Book Characters: " The Significant Seven: History's Most Influential Super-heroes " < nowiki >< nowiki ></ nowiki ></ ref >
In his later years, Kirby, who has been called " the William Blake of comics ", began receiving great recognition in the mainstream press for his career accomplishments, and in 1987, he, along with Carl Barks and Will Eisner, was one of the three inaugural inductees of the Will Eisner Comic Book Hall of Fame.
* Men of Tomorrow: Geeks, Gangsters, and the Birth of the Comic Book by Gerard Jones ( Basic Books, 2004 ) trade paperback ISBN 0-465-03657-0
The series received the Eisner Award for Best Serialized Story in 1996 for " I Dream of You " as well as the National Cartoonists Society Reuben Award for Best Comic Book in 1997.
He received the National Cartoonist Society Comic Book Award for 1986, their Humor Comic Book Award for 1973, 1974, and 1976, their Magazine and Book Illustration Award for 1989, their Special Features Award for 1977, their Gag Cartoon Award for 1983, and their Reuben Award in 1996 for his work on Mad and Groo the Wanderer.
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" Despite his solitary life, in The Simpsons Movie, minutes before his likely death, Comic Book Guy says that his obsessive comic book collecting has been a " life well spent ".
West struck back at this practice in Comic Book: The Movie, in which the entire main cast comprises voice actors, including Jess Harnell, Lori Alan, Daran Norris, Mark Hamill and Tom Kenny.
Kenny has acted in many films and TV shows, debuting in How I Got Into College ( 1989 ) and later he appeared in films such as Shakes The Clown and Comic Book: The Movie.
She also made guest appearances on such shows as Forever Knight, Street Legal, Touched by an Angel, Take Home Chef, Party of Five, Comic Book: The Movie, Kung Fu: The Legend Continues, and 3rd Rock from the Sun.
In Mark Hamill's 2004 movie Comic Book: The Movie, LaMarche made a rare live appearance to be in the special features of the DVD alongside Pinky and the Brain co-star Rob Paulsen.
Although Taylor had no aspirations to be an on-camera actor, he starred in the movie Comic Book: The Movie, as himself in physical form as well as reprising his voice role of Obi-Wan Kenobi in live table reads of Star Wars: The Clone Wars.
Comic-Con International has served as the setting for Mark Hamill's Comic Book: The Movie, and for an episode of the HBO television series Entourage, the latter of which, while set at the event, was not filmed there.
Brain's voice-actor, Maurice LaMarche, well known for his Welles impression, is known to parody the " frozen peas " tape before recording sessions as a warm up ; his parody can be heard in the special features of Comic Book: The Movie.
* Mark Hamill's 2004 parody Comic Book: The Movie, about a comic book fan and a film adaptation of his favorite character, was released direct-to-video and achieved mild success, garnering a cult following among comic book readers.
DVD Movie Guide's Colin Jacobson criticized the writers for making an episode based around a supporting character, and argued that Comic Book Guy was not featured enough in the episode.
were rebranded under the umbrella brand Movie Central, which consisted of six diverse channels: Movie Central, Adrenaline Drive ( Action ), Heartland Road ( romance films ), Shadow Lane ( horror / suspense films ), Encore Avenue ( classic movies ), and Comic Strip ( comedy films ).
" He used it, along with " Three Men and a Comic Book ", to help him when directing The Simpsons Movie.