Kick-Ass

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Kick-Ass
Directed by Matthew Vaughn
Produced by Matthew Vaughn
Brad Pitt
Kris Thykier
Adam Bohling
Tarquin Pack
David Reid
Written by Matthew Vaughn
Jane Goldman
Starring Aaron Johnson
Christopher Mintz-Plasse
Chloe Moretz
Nicolas Cage
Mark Strong
Music by John Murphy
Henry Pryce Jackman
Marius de Vries
Ilan Eshkeri
Danny Elfman
Cinematography Ben Davis
Editing by Pietro Scalia
Jon Harris
Eddie Hamilton
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Lionsgate
Release date(s) March 26, 2010
Running time 117 mins.
Country United States
Language English
Budget $28 million
Money made $96,130,462

Kick-Ass is a comicbook and movie about superheroes. The movie opened in theatres in the United Kingdom 26 March 2010 and 16 April 2010 in the United States.

The movie and comic tell the story of a teenager called Dave Lizewski. Lizewski is an average teenager who wonders why nobody in real life has ever decided to become a superhero like the ones in the comic books. He decides to become a real-life superhero despite having no special power or ability of any kind. He purchases a suit on the Internet and calls himself Kick-Ass.