A film by Ron Mann
Year of production: 1989 - Remastered 2012
Running Time: 85 Minutes
Format: Blu Ray / Colour and Black and White/ Original 1.85:1 Aspect Ratio/ Enhanced for Widescreen TV, Dolby Digital Stereo
COMIC BOOK CONFIDENTIAL is a funny, smart, eye-popping history that finally gives comic books the respect they deserve. See Marvel master Stan Lee bring Spiderman's money worries to life! Hear underground artist Robert Crumb confess why he killed Fritz the Cat! Wonder at congressional hearings from the 1950s "proving" the link between comic book and juvenile delinquency!
Over 40 minutes of never-before-seen out-take footage including: Sergio Aragones, Carl Barks, Robert & Sophie Crumb, Jules Feiffer, Drew Friedman, Dave Gibbons, Archie Goodwin, Harvey Kurtzman, Caryn Leschen, Lee Mars, Paul Mavrides, Diane Noomin Gary Panter, Harvey Pekar, Trina Robbins, Gilbert Shelton, Julius Schwartz, Bill Sienkiewicz, Ron Turner, Robert Williams, S. Glay Wilson, Al Williamson.
- Introduction by Kevin Smith
- Interview with Ron Mann
- Original theatrical trailer
- Original comic book promo comic
- The Balloon Pops: Comic Book Confidential by Geoff Pevere