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Comic Book Confidential (1999)

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This opinionated documentary provides a surface look at both the history of comic books and the unique subculture of their fanatical collectors. Interviews with comic artists, both mainstream and underground, are included, as a look at the rise of the comic collectibles industry.

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Critic Reviews for Comic Book Confidential

All Critics (8)

Affectionate, gentle and nostalgic

January 8, 2013 | Full Review…
Tribune News Service

The highest compliment I can pay the picture is that it makes me want to delve further into the research and discussion of comic books, to continue exploring where Mann's work ends.

December 12, 2012 | Rating: B | Full Review…
Blu-ray.com

Excessively kind look at the obsessive fans who descend on San Diego's popular Comic-Con convention.

April 6, 2012 | Full Review…
Film Journal International

Just as much for those not familiar with comics as it is for hardcore fan boys.

November 23, 2002 | Rating: 74/100
Apollo Guide

an enjoyable and informative documentary

August 4, 2002 | Rating: 3/4
Q Network Film Desk

The comics themselves are the least interesting part of the movie.

July 14, 2002 | Rating: 3/5
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Audience Reviews for Comic Book Confidential

½

There's been a lot happen in the comic book industry since 1989 but this is great resource material for fans (like me).

Randy Tippy
Randy Tippy

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½

Awesome look at some great underground comic creators. Great double bill with Crumb.

Christopher  Brown
Christopher Brown

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