Frank Miller

Frank Miller (born January 27, 1957) is an American comic book artist, writer and film director best known for his dark, film noir-style comic book stories and graphic novels Ronin, Daredevil: Born Again, Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Sin City and 300. He also directed the film version of The Spirit, shared directing duties with Robert Rodriguez on Sin City and produced the film 300. Description above from the Wikipedia article Frank Miller (comics), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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Comic Book Confidential (1989)

In the 20th century, no artistic medium in North America with so much potential for creative expression has had a more turbulent history plagued with less respect than comic books. Through animated montages, readings and interviews, this film guides us through the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ron Mann
CAST:  Frank Miller  •  Jack Kirby  •  Stan Lee  •  Will Eisner

In the 20th century, no artistic medium in North America with so much potential for creative expression has had a more turbulent history plagued with less respect than comic books. Through animated montages, readings and interviews, this film guides us through the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ron Mann
CAST:  Frank Miller  •  Jack Kirby  •  Stan Lee  •  Will Eisner

Daredevil (2003)

A man blinded in a childhood accident fights crime using his superhumanly-elevated remaining senses.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Steven Johnson
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Jennifer Garner  •  Colin Farrell  •  Michael Clarke Duncan

A man blinded in a childhood accident fights crime using his superhumanly-elevated remaining senses.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Steven Johnson
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Jennifer Garner  •  Colin Farrell  •  Michael Clarke Duncan

Sin City (2005)

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Welcome to Sin City. This town beckons to the tough, the corrupt, the brokenhearted. Some call it dark… Hard-boiled. Then there are those who call it home — Crooked cops, sexy dames, desperate vigilantes. Some are seeking revenge, others lust after redemption, and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Miller  •  Robert Rodriguez
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Mickey Rourke  •  Clive Owen  •  Jessica Alba

Welcome to Sin City. This town beckons to the tough, the corrupt, the brokenhearted. Some call it dark… Hard-boiled. Then there are those who call it home — Crooked cops, sexy dames, desperate vigilantes. Some are seeking revenge, others lust after redemption, and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Miller  •  Robert Rodriguez
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Mickey Rourke  •  Clive Owen  •  Jessica Alba

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014)

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Some of Sin City's most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with a few of its more reviled inhabitants.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Miller  •  Robert Rodriguez
CAST:  Jessica Alba  •  Mickey Rourke  •  Jaime King  •  Rosario Dawson

Some of Sin City's most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with a few of its more reviled inhabitants.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Miller  •  Robert Rodriguez
CAST:  Jessica Alba  •  Mickey Rourke  •  Jaime King  •  Rosario Dawson

The Spirit (2008)

Down these mean streets a man must come. A hero born, murdered, and born again. A Rookie cop named Denny Colt returns from the beyond as The Spirit, a hero whose mission is to fight against the bad forces from the shadows of Central City. The Octopus, who kills ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Miller
CAST:  Gabriel Macht  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Eva Mendes

Down these mean streets a man must come. A hero born, murdered, and born again. A Rookie cop named Denny Colt returns from the beyond as The Spirit, a hero whose mission is to fight against the bad forces from the shadows of Central City. The Octopus, who kills ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Miller
CAST:  Gabriel Macht  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Eva Mendes

The Planman (2003)

A lawyer finds himself increasingly frustrated by the professional criminals he is called upon to defend, and hooks upon the idea of devising perfect crimes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Strickland
CAST:  Robbie Coltrane  •  Celia Imrie  •  Neil Dudgeon  •  Vincent Regan

A lawyer finds himself increasingly frustrated by the professional criminals he is called upon to defend, and hooks upon the idea of devising perfect crimes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Strickland
CAST:  Robbie Coltrane  •  Celia Imrie  •  Neil Dudgeon  •  Vincent Regan

Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope (2011)

A behind-the-scenes look at San Diego Comic-Con, the world's largest comic book convention, and the fans who attend every year.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Morgan Spurlock
CAST:  Seth Rogen  •  Kevin Smith  •  Corey Feldman  •  Kenneth Branagh

A behind-the-scenes look at San Diego Comic-Con, the world's largest comic book convention, and the fans who attend every year.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Morgan Spurlock
CAST:  Seth Rogen  •  Kevin Smith  •  Corey Feldman  •  Kenneth Branagh

Comic Book Superheroes Unmasked (2003)

Industry insiders like Stan Lee and Neil Gaiman (The Sandman) reflect on the way their colorful creations reflect society at large. They have spread from the pulpy pages of nickel comics to Saturday morning cartoons, the big screen and beyond. They have evolved ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve Kroopnick
CAST:  Peta Wilson  •  Keith David  •  Stan Lee  •  Frank Miller

Industry insiders like Stan Lee and Neil Gaiman (The Sandman) reflect on the way their colorful creations reflect society at large. They have spread from the pulpy pages of nickel comics to Saturday morning cartoons, the big screen and beyond. They have evolved ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve Kroopnick
CAST:  Peta Wilson  •  Keith David  •  Stan Lee  •  Frank Miller

With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story (2010)

At 89 years old, Stan Lee's name appears on more than one BILLION comics in 75 countries in 25 languages. Arguably the most recognized name in comics, Stan Lee has co-created over 500 legendary pop culture characters including Spider-Man, Fantastic Four, X-Men, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terry Dougas  •  Nikki Frakes  •  Will Hess
CAST:  Stan Lee  •  Sean Astin  •  Kenneth Branagh  •  Michael Chiklis

At 89 years old, Stan Lee's name appears on more than one BILLION comics in 75 countries in 25 languages. Arguably the most recognized name in comics, Stan Lee has co-created over 500 legendary pop culture characters including Spider-Man, Fantastic Four, X-Men, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terry Dougas  •  Nikki Frakes  •  Will Hess
CAST:  Stan Lee  •  Sean Astin  •  Kenneth Branagh  •  Michael Chiklis

Secret Origin: The Story of DC Comics (2010)

A look at the history of the comic book publication that launched such legendary characters as Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mac Carter
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Neil Gaiman  •  Paul Levitz  •  David Cronenberg

A look at the history of the comic book publication that launched such legendary characters as Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mac Carter
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Neil Gaiman  •  Paul Levitz  •  David Cronenberg

Film Noir: Bringing Darkness to Light (2006)

Film Noir burrows into the mind; it's disorienting, intriguing and enthralling. Noir brings us into a gritty underworld of lush morbidity, providing intimate peeks at its tough, scheming dames, mischievous misfits and flawed men - all caught in the wicked web of a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Leva
CAST:  John Alton  •  Drew Casper  •  Roger Deakins  •  John Debney

Film Noir burrows into the mind; it's disorienting, intriguing and enthralling. Noir brings us into a gritty underworld of lush morbidity, providing intimate peeks at its tough, scheming dames, mischievous misfits and flawed men - all caught in the wicked web of a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Leva
CAST:  John Alton  •  Drew Casper  •  Roger Deakins  •  John Debney

Starz Inside - Comic Books Unbound (2008)

Starz Inside takes a look at film adaptation of comics books. It interviews some of the biggest names in the industry to discuss the history and appeal of comic book movies.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Neal Adams  •  Avi Arad  •  Jeff Bridges  •  Dan Buckley

Starz Inside takes a look at film adaptation of comics books. It interviews some of the biggest names in the industry to discuss the history and appeal of comic book movies.  (more)

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CAST:  Neal Adams  •  Avi Arad  •  Jeff Bridges  •  Dan Buckley

Will Eisner: Portrait of a Sequential Artist (2007)

Arguably the most influential person in American comics, Will Eisner, as artist, entrepreneur, innovator, and visual storyteller, enjoyed a career that encompassed comic books from their early beginnings in the 1930s to their development as graphic novels in the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrew D. Cooke
CAST:  Will Eisner  •  Art Spiegelman  •  Frank Miller  •  Jerry Robinson

Arguably the most influential person in American comics, Will Eisner, as artist, entrepreneur, innovator, and visual storyteller, enjoyed a career that encompassed comic books from their early beginnings in the 1930s to their development as graphic novels in the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Andrew D. Cooke
CAST:  Will Eisner  •  Art Spiegelman  •  Frank Miller  •  Jerry Robinson

COMIX: Beyond the Comic Book Pages (2015)

COMIX is a feature documentary on comic books, the comic book world, and the phenomenon surrounding them. It is told through the thoughts and images of some of the greatest talent in the comic book industry like Stan Lee, Frank Miller, Neal Adams, Mark Waid, Marc ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Valentine
CAST:  Stan Lee  •  Neal Adams  •  Frank Miller  •  Marc Silvestri

COMIX is a feature documentary on comic books, the comic book world, and the phenomenon surrounding them. It is told through the thoughts and images of some of the greatest talent in the comic book industry like Stan Lee, Frank Miller, Neal Adams, Mark Waid, Marc ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Valentine
CAST:  Stan Lee  •  Neal Adams  •  Frank Miller  •  Marc Silvestri

Sex, Lies & Superheroes (2003)

Sex, Lies & Superheroes features the writers and artists who have helped make comic books a medium for sophisticated stories and artwork...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Constantine Valhouli
CAST:  Stan Lee  •  Neil Gaiman  •  Frank Miller  •  John Byrne

Sex, Lies & Superheroes features the writers and artists who have helped make comic books a medium for sophisticated stories and artwork...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Constantine Valhouli
CAST:  Stan Lee  •  Neil Gaiman  •  Frank Miller  •  John Byrne

Jugular Wine: A Vampire Odyssey (1994)

An anthropologist on a sea voyage to Alaska is bitten by a beautiful vampire while aboard the ship. As he slowly begins to transform into one of the undead, he embarks on a journey across the country, searching for answers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Blair Murphy
CAST:  Shaun Irons  •  Frank Miller  •  Meghan Bashaw  •  Grace Gongliewski

An anthropologist on a sea voyage to Alaska is bitten by a beautiful vampire while aboard the ship. As he slowly begins to transform into one of the undead, he embarks on a journey across the country, searching for answers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Blair Murphy
CAST:  Shaun Irons  •  Frank Miller  •  Meghan Bashaw  •  Grace Gongliewski

Legends of the Dark Knight: The History of Batman (2005)

A brief history of the DC Comics character Batman, created by Bob Kane in 1939.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Constantine Nasr
CAST:  Mark Hamill  •  Harlan Ellison  •  Mark Cotta Vaz  •  Michael Uslan

A brief history of the DC Comics character Batman, created by Bob Kane in 1939.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Constantine Nasr
CAST:  Mark Hamill  •  Harlan Ellison  •  Mark Cotta Vaz  •  Michael Uslan

The Masters of Comic Book Art (1987)

Interviews with icons in the comic book world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Viola
CAST:  Harlan Ellison  •  Neal Adams  •  Steve Ditko  •  Will Eisner

Interviews with icons in the comic book world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Viola
CAST:  Harlan Ellison  •  Neal Adams  •  Steve Ditko  •  Will Eisner

The Maltese Falcon: One Magnificent Bird (2006)

An appreciation and the story of the making of the 1941 film The Maltese Falcon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Leva
CAST:  Peter Bogdanovich  •  Larry Cohen  •  Rudy Behlmer  •  Eric Lax

An appreciation and the story of the making of the 1941 film The Maltese Falcon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Leva
CAST:  Peter Bogdanovich  •  Larry Cohen  •  Rudy Behlmer  •  Eric Lax

Comic Books & Superheroes (2001)

Comic book writers and artists discuss the depiction of superheroes in the medium.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jennifer Peterson
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Will Eisner  •  Scott McCloud  •  Alex Ross

Comic book writers and artists discuss the depiction of superheroes in the medium.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jennifer Peterson
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Will Eisner  •  Scott McCloud  •  Alex Ross
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