R | | Action, Comedy
Dave Lizewski is an unnoticed high school student and comic book fan who one day decides to become a superhero, even though he has no powers, training or meaningful reason to do so.
Joseph Gilgun was offered a role in this, but had to pass, because of his Emmerdale schedule.
I always wondered why nobody did it before me. I mean, all those comic books, movies, TV shows. You think that one eccentric loner would've made himself a costume. I mean, is everyday life really so exciting? Are schools and offices so thrilling ...
Dave Lizewski: ...
When David and his parents are at the breakfast table, a carton of Clover-Stornetta milk is on the table. The film is set in New York; that brand is only sold in parts of California.
The movie's title shows up on the license plate of a car
£3,881,704 (UK) (2 April 2010)
$48,043,505 (USA) (25 June 2010)
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