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Generally favorable reviews - based on 38 Critics

User Score

Universal acclaim- based on 703 Ratings

Summary: Dave Lizewski is an unnoticed high school student and comic book fan with a few friends and who lives alone with his father. His life is not very difficult and his personal trials not that overwhelming. However, one day he makes the simple decision to become a super-hero even though he has no powers or training.
Runtime: 117 min
Rating: Rated R for strong brutal violence throughout, pervasive language, sexual content, nudity and some drug use - some involving children.
Production: Plan B Entertainment
Genres: Action, Thriller, Crime
Countries: USA, UK
Language: English
Director Credit
Matthew Vaughn Director
Writer Credit
Jane Goldman Screenplay
John Romita Jr. Comic Book
Mark Millar Comic Book
Matthew Vaughn Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Aaron Johnson Dave Lizewski/Kick-Ass
Cast Credit
Christopher Mintz-Plasse Chris D'Amico/Red Mist
Clark Duke Marty
Corey Johnson Sporty Goon
Deborah Twiss Mrs. Zane
Elizabeth McGovern Mrs. Lizewski
Evan Peters Todd
Garrett M. Brown Mr. Lizewski
Johnny Hopkins 1st Gang Kid
Lyndsy Fonseca Katie Deauxma
Mark Strong Frank D'Amico
Michael Rispoli Big Joe
Ohene Cornelius 2nd Gang Kid
Sophie Wu Erika Cho
Stu 'Large' Riley Huge Goon
Producer Credit
Adam Bohling Producer
Brad Pitt Producer
Darren Goldberg Line Producer: New York
David Reid Producer
Jane Goldman Co-Producer
Jeremy Kleiner Executive Producer
John Romita Jr. Executive Producer
Kris Thykier Producer
Lyn Lucibello Line Producer: Toronto
Mark Millar Executive Producer
Matthew Vaughn Producer
Stephen Marks Executive Producer
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