Morgan Spurlock follows fans with diverse aspirations to the San Diego Comic-Con and interviews people who turned their passions into professions including Stan Lee, Joss Whedon, Frank Miller and Matt Groening.
Have you ever imagined a place where Vulcans and vampires get along? Where wizards and Wookies can be themselves? Welcome to Comic-Con San Diego. What started as a fringe comic book convention for 500 fans has grown into the pop culture event of the year that influences every form of entertainment, now attended by over 140,000 strong. ‘Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope’- a film by Morgan Spurlock explores this amazing cultural phenomenon by following the lives of five attendees as they descend upon the ultimate geek mecca at San Diego Comic-Con 2010.