is definitely the coolest film I've ever been
lucky enough to be a part of.
It stars Rainn Wilson, Ellen Page, Kevin
Bacon, Liv Tyler, Gregg Henry, Andre Royo,
Nathan Fillion, Linda Cardellini, Michael
Rooker, Sean Gunn & Yours Truly. It's written
& directed by James Gunn.
Rainn plays Frank D'Arbo, a down & out short
order cook who snaps when his wife (Liv
Tyler) leaves him for a local drug kingpin
(Kevin Bacon). Believing himself to be called
by a higher power to right the world's wrongs,
Frank becomes a costumed vigilante...The
Joined by his "kid" sidekick Boltie (Ellen
Page), he uses a pipe-wrench to take more
than a bite out of crime.
SUPER is distributed by IFC Films and
premiered in theatres April 1, 2011.
|(above) Rainn Wilson as Frank
D'Arbo, a.k.a. The Crimson Bolt
|Ellen Page as Libby, a.k.a. Boltie
|Michael Rooker and Stephen Blackehart
are goons who battle the Crimson Bolt.
Kevin Bacon, Liv Tyler and Stephen
Blackehart test out the latest batch of
|Stephen Blackehart, Kevin Bacon, Sean Gunn
and Michael Rooker confront Rainn Wilson.
|(l. and r.)
Photos from the
SUPER at the
at the Toronto
|A still from the film's animated opening
sequence portraying Sean Gunn &