!![[Film/{{Starman}} The movie]]
* ClicheStorm
* CrowningMusicOfAwesome: The soundtrack composed by Jack Nitzsche is beautiful, especially with songs like "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nip7k0m08PM Starman Leaves (End Theme)]]".
** That song was covered ''even more beautifully'' by [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A4Ge7fzoTAM the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra]], whose version of the ending theme was sampled by British wonky pop artist Dan Black for his song, "Symphonies".

!!The comic
* CompleteMonster: The first Ragdoll, Peter Merkel, was once just a two-bit thief whose gimmick was being triple jointed. Tired of being a joke, he decided to reinvent himself as a mass-murdering cult leader. Gathering together the lost, the homeless, the addicts together to fuel his growing ego, Merkell decided to revenge himself upon the world and directed multiple murders, making the streets of Opal City run red with blood, with Merkel indiscriminately targeting the innocent, with intent to target the innocent families of his enemies. Merkel took advantage of his hold over his cult to take sexual advantage of the women, and hideously abused the resulting children. His son, Peter Merkel Jr, was castrated and hideously scarred. His daughter Alex suffered worse. Having desired a little girl, Merkel subjected her to horrible sexual, mental and physical abuse. Merkel became despised until his death by the rest of the supervillain community for his treachery and depravity and stands as a unique icon of a former HarmlessVillain becoming a genuine terror.
* DudeNotFunny: This exchange between Alan Scott and Ted Knight about a former teammate of theirs.
-->'''Alan Scott''': Did you hear Hercules has Alzheimer's?\\
'''Ted Knight''': Hercules? Was he in the All Star Squadron, I don't recall?\\
'''Alan Scott''': Well, you know what...\\
'''Both''': Neither does he!
** They both acknowledge that they're terrible people for laughing at it though, it comes through as a 'black humour' moment.
* EnsembleDarkhorse: The Shade and Mikaal Tomas.