YMMV / Masterminds

The book series

  • The Woobie: Hector. He's one of the smartest kids in town, but his parents don't love him, and he learns that he's cloned from a master criminal. On top of that, the first book ends with him apparently getting killed.

The film


http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/YMMV/Masterminds