Quirky Superheroes on Big Screen and Small

A Listmania! list by Cheese Steak Jimmy
 
No Heroics: The Complete First Series [DVD] (2008)
1.  No Heroics: The Complete First Series [DVD] (2008) DVD ~ Patrick Baladi
The list author says:
  "Superheroes, Sitcom Style"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Misfits: Series 1 [DVD]
2.  Misfits: Series 1 [DVD] DVD ~ Robert Sheehan
The list author says:
  "Superheroes, ASBO style- this is like Garth Ennis writing Shameless. I love this show, even if the humping is excessive."
£2.83   Used & New from: £0.01
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (74 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Special (RX) Specioprin Hydrochloride [2006] [DVD]
3.  Special (RX) Specioprin Hydrochloride [2006] [DVD] DVD ~ Michael Rapaport
The list author says:
  "A divisive movie that I personally loved- marketed as a comedy, but genuinely moving"
£9.97   Used & New from: £0.93
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

Defendor [DVD] [2010]
4.  Defendor [DVD] [2010] DVD ~ Woody Harrelson
The list author says:
  "A great movie- ignore the sub-par DTV cover."
£3.15   Used & New from: £1.17
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

The Specials [DVD] [2000]
5.  The Specials [DVD] [2000] DVD ~ Paget Brewster
The list author says:
  "From the pen of the same writer who did the Dawn of the Dead remake, Sliver, and the Scooby Doo movie (!) A bit hit and miss, but has it's moments"
£4.95   Used & New from: £0.78
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Misfits of Science  (Courteney Cox, Dean Paul Martin, Kevin Peter Hall) 1985
6.  Misfits of Science (Courteney Cox, Dean Paul Martin, Kevin Peter Hall) 1985 
The list author says:
  "From the creator of Heroes (and featuring a young Courtney Cox)- go to the Amazon germany site (amazon dot de) and get this for forty Euros (in English)"
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Mystery Men [DVD]
7.  Mystery Men [DVD] DVD ~ Hank Azaria
The list author says:
  "Tonally all over the place. Could have done with less of a budget so the focus was on the great character work by Stiller, Garafalo, Macey etc."
£3.59   Used & New from: £0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (44 customer reviews)

The Incredibles (2-disc Collector's Edition) [DVD] [2004]
8.  The Incredibles (2-disc Collector's Edition) [DVD] [2004] DVD ~ Craig T. Nelson
The list author says:
  "This is the film that caused Terry Gilliam to declare that the Watchmen movie was redundant"
£5.00   Used & New from: £0.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (257 customer reviews)

Heroes - Season 1 Complete [DVD]
9.  Heroes - Season 1 Complete [DVD] DVD ~ Milo Ventimiglia
The list author says:
  "It took me a while to warm to Heroes, and i've avoided later Seasons, but this was a very pleasant surprise."
£9.50   Used & New from: £0.02
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (153 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Condorman [DVD]
10.  Condorman [DVD] DVD ~ Michael Crawford
The list author says:
  "One of those films you will only love if you saw it when you were four. I did; I love it."
£4.76   Used & New from: £2.13
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (56 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Push [DVD] (2009)
11.  Push [DVD] (2009) DVD ~ Chris Evans
The list author says:
  "Loses its way towards the end, but the Director makes great use of Hong Kong as a very alien setting"
£3.22   Used & New from: £0.01
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (66 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

Unbreakable (2 Disc Collectors Edition) [DVD] [2000]
12.  Unbreakable (2 Disc Collectors Edition) [DVD] [2000] DVD ~ Bruce Willis
The list author says:
  "I loved this when it first came out, but I find it a tad morose now. Still, filled with great character moments."
£9.25   Used & New from: £0.37
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (77 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Tick: The Entire Series [DVD] [2001] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
13.  Tick: The Entire Series [DVD] [2001] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Patrick Warburton
The list author says:
  "This is great- so of course it was cancelled after ten episodes."
Used & New from: £7.88
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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The Maxx [VHS]
14.  The Maxx [VHS] VHS Amy Danles
The list author says:
  "You can get this on Region 1 DVD from Amazon dot com- odd and intriguing"
Used & New from: £14.99
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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Greatest American Hero: Complete Series [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
15.  Greatest American Hero: Complete Series [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Michael Pare
The list author says:
  "School teacher gets a superhero costume from a bunch of aliens that gives him powers (!?) Charming, in an A-Team sort of way."
Used & New from: £44.79
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Harvey Birdman - Seasons 1 - 3 Box Set [Adult Swim] [DVD]
16.  Harvey Birdman - Seasons 1 - 3 Box Set [Adult Swim] [DVD] 
The list author says:
  "Still suprised they got away with some of this- like -for example- having Birdman defend Shaggy and Scoobs for drug possession"
Used & New from: £87.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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Watchmen - The Ultimate Cut [Blu-ray] [2009] [US Import]
17.  Watchmen - The Ultimate Cut [Blu-ray] [2009] [US Import] DVD ~ Jackie Earle Haley
The list author says:
  "Visit Amazon dot com for this full-on Watchmen experience. I'm off the opinion that this film would be better with the squid- still Snyder pulled off making the unmakeable."
Used & New from: £51.70
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (354 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

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Kick-Ass [Blu-ray] [Region Free]
18.  Kick-Ass [Blu-ray] [Region Free] DVD ~ Chloe Moretz
The list author says:
  "At its best when Hit Girl is chewing up the scenery. Mark Millar has announced a sequel despite the US Box Office disaster. I hope they don't make one..."
£5.94   Used & New from: £1.44
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (288 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

The Tick Complete Season One [1994] [DVD]
19.  The Tick Complete Season One [1994] [DVD] DVD ~ Townsend Coleman
The list author says:
  "Englund's wacky vision. Genius."
Used & New from: £12.95
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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Hero at Large [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
20.  Hero at Large [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ John Ritter
The list author says:
  "Pre-dates Kick Ass, Defendor, Special, and Super by thirty-odd years..."
Used & New from: £20.45

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Return of Captain Invincible [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
21.  Return of Captain Invincible [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Alan Arkin
The list author says:
  "Even as a child, I thought this odd: a super-hero musical with songs by the Rocky Horror team [check if it is cheaper on Amazon dot com!]"
£21.68   Used & New from: £15.41
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Return To The Batcave - The Misadventures Of Adam And Burt [2003] [DVD]
22.  Return To The Batcave - The Misadventures Of Adam And Burt [2003] [DVD] DVD ~ Jack Brewer
The list author says:
  "Adam West and Burt Ward go 'meta' with this interesting, if not entirely cohesive, biopic/post-modern TV movie from 2005"
£19.99   Used & New from: £7.28
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Green Hornet [1974] [DVD]
23.  Green Hornet [1974] [DVD] DVD ~ Bruce Lee
The list author says:
  "Edited into movies from the TV series-- nostalgic, flamboyant fun."
£9.00   Used & New from: £2.79
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

Super [DVD] [2010]
24.  Super [DVD] [2010] DVD ~ Rainn Wilson
The list author says:
  "Odd in the very best way: James Gunn writes and directs a troma-esque take on the loser DIY superhero..."
£3.99   Used & New from: £0.31
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (89 customer reviews)

Batman - The Movie [1966] [DVD]
25.  Batman - The Movie [1966] [DVD] DVD ~ Adam West
The list author says:
  "This is a poor substitute for having the TV series on DVD, but [depending on who you believe] the rights are either tied up in a Fox/Warner Bros dispute, or, Fox can't clear the weekly guest rights"
£4.60   Used & New from: £0.31
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (104 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Audio and Subtitles are: 0 17 days ago
Will Watchmen Ultimate Cut play on European Blu-ray players? 1 30 Apr 2014
Bonus Features & extras on the Blu-ray 0 10 Sep 2013
language besides english? 1 30 Sep 2011
Region B Release? 1 9 Mar 2011
English Subtitles 0 14 Feb 2011
languages and subtitles on this dvd are: 3 5 Feb 2011
Music intact? 3 6 Nov 2010
Subtitles please.. 3 30 Sep 2010
Bonus features and extras on this DVD 1 16 Sep 2010
Worth the money? 0 16 Aug 2010
Subtitles ? / Sous-Titres ? 1 11 Jun 2010
 
   

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