Film: Super Capers
Super Capers is a 2009 comedy film that parodies superhero movies. It stars Justin Whalin in the lead role as Ed Gruberman, a powerless superhero who joins the titular trainee superhero team.
Super Capers provides examples of the following tropes:
- Adam Westing: Adam West appears as a cab driver in a memorable scene.
- Chekhov's Gun: The Flux Capacitor
- Chrome Dome Psi: Herman Brainard
- Flying Brick: Will Powers
- Forehead of Doom: Herman Brainard
- An Ice Person: Felicia Freeze
- Leg Cling: The poster, painted by Drew Struzan of all people.
- The Men in Black: Agent Smith and Agent Smith #2
- Never the Selves Shall Meet: Used when Ed travels to the past. Apparently it's only a problem when the selves have physical contact.
- Non-Identical Twins: Agent Smith and Agent Smith #2
- Playing with Fire: Red and Igniter Boy
- Punny Name: The law firm Dewey, Cheatem and Howe with its one seen lawyer, Roger Cheatem; as well as the aptly named Agent Guard.
- Scary Black Man: Sarge
- What Kind of Lame Power Is Heart, Anyway?: Puff Boy, who blows up like a pufferfish when scared.
- World of Ham: Maybe too much ham for this movie's sake.