American splendor [DVD videorecording] American splendor [DVD videorecording]
New York, NY : HBO Video ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2004], c2003.

Actors, directors, writers, etc.
Giamatti, Paul., Davis, Hope, 1967-, Friedlander, Judah., Pekar, Harvey. American splendor., Brabner, Joyce. Our cancer year.,

Pekar is a frustrated file clerk working at the local V.A. Hospital. He is also a comic book fan who befriends the young illustrator Robert Crumb and is soon inspired to create comic books based on his own life. Along his bumpy journey he meets, marries and falls in love with Joyce, an admiring comic book seller.

Paul Giamatti, Hope Davis, Judah Friedlander, James Urbaniak, Earl Billings, James McCaffrey, Maggie Moore, Vivienne Benesch.

Comic books, strips, etc. -- Drama.
Illustrators -- United States -- Drama.

Comedy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.

MPAA rating: R; for language.

1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Director of photography, Terry Stacey ; editor, Robert Pulcini ; music, Mark Suozzo ; costume designer, Michael Wilkinson ; production designer, Therese Deprez.