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Super Capers: The Origins of Ed and the Missing Bullion (2009)

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A good guy with no powers joins a superhero team with no clue against a bad guy with no shame.

Director:

Ray Griggs

Writer:

Ray Griggs
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1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Justin Whalin ... Ed Gruberman
Michael Rooker ... Judge / Dark Winged Vesper
Ryan McPartlin ... Will Powers
Sam Lloyd ... Herman Brainard (as Samuel Lloyd)
Danielle Harris ... Felicia Freeze
Ray Griggs ... Puffer Boy
Doug Jones ... Special Agent Smith #1
Isaac C. Singleton Jr. ... Special Agent Smith #2
Jon Polito ... Captain Sludge
Christine Lakin ... Red
Oliver Muirhead ... Herbert Q
Tommy 'Tiny' Lister ... Sarge
Clint Howard ... Mugger
Adam West ... Manbat / Cab Driver
June Lockhart ... Mother
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Storyline

Would-be superhero, Ed Gruberman, who possesses no super powers must join a team of misfit heroes-in-training known as The Super Capers. Having only faith, Gruberman must travel through time to uncover an evil plot involving some gold bullion, a fiery femme fatale, and a criminal mastermind with a dark secret about Ed's past. Written by Ray Griggs

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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The origins of Ed and the missing bullion.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for mild language, some rude humor and brief smoking
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Details

Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 March 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Szeleburdi szuperhősök See more »

Filming Locations:

Santa Clarita, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$21,463, 22 March 2009, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$30,955, 19 April 2009
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Company Credits

Production Co:

RG Entertainment See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

After the credit talking about the motion picture being protected by law there's a sentence that says: "That includes you Mr. Bootlegger who lives in his mother's basement and can't get a date." Michael Rooker also says "Bunch of schmucks. Hey, what do you think you're doing? The movie is not over yet. Get back here and sit down and watch this, and don't forget to pick up your popcorn when you leave." There is also an additional scene and says "to be continued". See more »

Quotes

Roger Cheatem: It is not bad enough that we have to watch sequel after sequel of their horrible movies?
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Crazy Credits

Includes the Recipe (ingredients and directions) for cooking "Super Caper Chili Pie" See more »

Connections

References The A-Team (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head
B.J. Thomas
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I Liked It More Than I Should Have
21 March 2014 | by gavin6942See all my reviews

A good guy with no powers joins a superhero team with no clue against a bad guy with no shame.

What this film has going for it is the incredible cast -- Danielle Harris, Tom Sizemore, Clint Howard, Michael Rooker, Jon Polito, Doug Jones, Adam West and more. If nothing else, it probably has an actor in it that you enjoy seeing.

Unfortunately, as pretty much everyone has pointed out, that is about all it has. I love Michael Rooker, and would watch him in anything, no matter how bad. And the problem here is not the acting, but the terrible jokes and overly done references to "Star Wars" and "Back to the Future" and others...


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