SUPERCON

Khaleej Times - City Times - - BUZZAROUNDTOWN -

In what could have been a promis­ing idea for a film, Supercon looks to de­scend into a gross-out com­edy, the likes of which wouldn’t even make an ap­pear­ance at the nos­tal­gia laden con­ven­tions the pic­ture looks to lam­poon. Comic book and film ex­hi­bi­tions can be big busi­ness. Stars charge a premium for their au­to­graphs and the venues are stocked with mer­chan­dise – all paid for with cash. A group of has-been celebs led by co­me­dian Rus­sell Peters looks to cap­i­talise with a heist in­volv­ing his equally down-and-out/ nerdy friends. Rot­ten Toma­toes gives it 17%

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