R | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Holden and Banky are comic book artists. Everything's going good for them until they meet Alyssa, also a comic book artist. Holden falls for her, but his hopes are crushed when he finds out she's a lesbian.
Holden and Banky are both characters in J.D. Salinger's novel, "The Catcher in the Rye". In the novel, "Ed Banky" was a gym teacher, who would let students borrow his car, so they could make-out and have sex with their girlfriends.
Comic Book Writer #1:
I don't know. I love Chow Yun Fat. I just don't see him playing Madman.
The CDs in the record store scene are often in places they should not be. Beatles CDs can be seen in the "new age" section, and Green Day can be seen in the "reggae" section.
The producers wish to thank ... the Allred family ... Jack Anderson's music ...
Pre-credits scene in Comic Toast (the comic store from Mallrats), where Bryan Johnson and Walt Flanagan reprise their "Mallrats" roles as Steve-Dave and Walt the Fan-Boy respectively;
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