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Kick-ass / Lionsgate and Marv present a Marv Films/Plan B production ; a film by Matthew Vaughn ; produced by Matthew Vaughn, Brad Pitt, Kris Thykier [and others] ; screenplay Jane Goldman and Matthew Vaughn ; directed by Matthew Vaughn.

Vaughn, Matthew, 1971- (film producer,, screenwriter,, film director.). Goldman, Jane, 1970- (screenwriter.). Pack, Tarquin, (film producer.). Pitt, Brad, 1963- (film producer.). Reid, David, 1963- (film producer.). Taylor-Johnson, Aaron, 1990- (actor.). Mintz-Plasse, Christopher, 1989- (actor.). McGovern, Elizabeth, 1961- (actor.). Strong, Mark, 1963- (actor.). Cage, Nicolas, 1965- (actor.). Moretz, Chloë, 1997- (actor.). Romita, John, Jr. (Added Author). Davis, Ben, 1961- (director of photography.). Harris, Jon, 1967- (editor of moving image work.). Scalia, Pietro, 1960- (editor of moving image work.). Hamilton, Eddie, (editor of moving image work.). Murphy, John, 1965- (composer (expression)). Jackman, Henry (Henry Pryce), (composer (expression)). De Vries, Marius, (composer (expression)). Eshkeri, Ilan, (composer (expression)). Lions Gate Films (Santa Monica, Calif.) (Added Author). Marv Films, (production company.). Plan B (Firm), (production company.). Lions Gate Home Entertainment. (Added Author). Aaron Johnson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Mark Strong, Chloë Grace Moretz, Nicolas Cage, Elizabeth McGovern. (Cast).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe.
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Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe DVD P-K (BLURAY) (Text to phone) blu-ray 34026147342484 Adult Fiction DVD Available -

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General Note:
Based on the comic book written by Mark Millar and John S. Romita, Jr.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009.
Special features (on Blu-ray disc only): Ass-kicking bonus view mode, Matthew Vaughn audio commentary ; A new kind of superhero: the making of kick-ass; Pushing boundaries: let's shoot this F*****; Tempting fate; All fired up!! It's on the comic book origin of kick-ass; The art of Kick-Ass gallery ; Marketing archive ; BD touch and Metamenu remote enabled for iphone/iPod/iPad interactivity, BD-live menu system, and more.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Ben Davis ; editors, Jon Harris, Pietro Scalia, Eddie Hamilton ; music composed by John Murphy, Henry Jackman, Marius de Vries, Ilan Eshkeri.
Participant or Performer Note:
Aaron Johnson, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Mark Strong, Chloë Grace Moretz, Nicolas Cage, Elizabeth McGovern.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for strong brutal violence throughout, pervasive language, sexual content, nudity and some drug use, some involving children.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray; widescreen (2.40:1), 1080P high definition, Dolby Digital, DTS-HD Master audio; requires Blu-ray player.
DVD; widescreen (2.40:1); Dolby Digital.
Digital Copy: for use only in Apple Macintosh or Windows PC DVD drives, disk will not function in a standalone DVD player.
Language Note:
English or French dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Heroes > Drama.
Comic book fans > Drama.
Teenage boys > Drama.
Vigilantes > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Superhero films.
Action and adventure films.

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