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Heroes Manufactured (2016)

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A documentary following Canadian artists and their ability to break into the comic book industry while dealing with fandom and the craze of comic book conventions in Canada.

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Yaron Betan

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Cast

Credited cast:
Neal Adams Neal Adams ... Himself
Vitaly S. Alexius Vitaly S. Alexius ... Himself (archive footage)
Gillian Anderson ... Herself (archive footage)
Sanya Anwar Sanya Anwar ... Herself
Andre Campbell Andre Campbell ... Himself
Neve Campbell ... Herself (archive footage)
Tia Carrere ... Herself (archive footage)
Meaghan Carter Meaghan Carter ... Herself
Richard Comely Richard Comely ... Himself
Kevin Conroy ... Himself (archive footage)
Charlie Cox ... Himself (archive footage)
Kevin Eastman
Alfonso Espinos Alfonso Espinos ... Himself
Lou Ferrigno ... Himself (archive footage)
Jonathan Frakes ... Himself (archive footage)
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A story about Canadian independent comic artist trying to break into the comic book industry while facing some of pop culture's biggest challenges. In the obvious world of mass production and celebrity Media craze, we exploit the reality of producing super-heroes in a market saturated with artists, writers, celebrities, cosplayer's and everything else the comic-con markets have to offer. Written by Anonymous

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Comics breaking convention. See more »


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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

October 2016 (Canada) See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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CAD120,000 (estimated)
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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Heroes Manufactured was filmed over the course of 1 year at over 11 Comic Cons across Eastern Canada. See more »

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Stan Lee: With great power comes great responsibility.
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Feels like I am going to the comic con!!!
18 January 2017 | by jessbaronSee all my reviews

I'm huge comic convention follower.

I met these guys in Montreal last year. Loved this movie! I especially liked that they really took the time to speak to artists.

I wish to see more of Canada in the film.

Very much love for Canada and Comic Art and illustration.

They have William Shatner, RUN DMC, and many other celebrities.

Thank you for supporting Montreal and French-Canadien Art and Comics.

Many Artist represented from Montreal Comic Con and Toronto Fan EXPO.

I also really like, that there are so many fans! I love this documentary. I am putting it as one of my favorites now! I truly enjoy this movie!!!!


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