Road to Perdition (2002) Movie poster and comic book cover compared.

Road to Perdition

Sam Mendes, 2002

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Road to Perdition
Max Allan Collins, Richard Piers Rayner, 1998

Road to Perdition is a movie directed by Sam Mendes in 2002 and based on the comic book of the same name by Max Allan Collins and Richard Piers Rayner, first published in 1998. The movie features Tyler Hoechlin, Rob Maxey, Liam Aiken, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tom Hanks, Paul Newman, and others.

What users say

“The movie is better than the comic book”

But the comic book is worth reading.

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RATING

7.7

/ 10

Movie Poster: Road to Perdition (Sam Mendes, 2002)

7.7

/ 10

Comic Book Cover: Road to Perdition (Max Allan Collins, Richard Piers Rayner, 1998)

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Storyline

In 1931, during the Great Depression, Michael Sullivan, Sr. Rooney sends Connor and Sullivan to meet with McGovern, under orders just to talk, but Connor shoots him, resulting in Sullivan gunning down McGovern’s men. Sullivan’s twelve-year-old son Michael Jr. was hidden in his father’s car and witnesses the event.

Movie vs Book

Poster of Road to Perdition, the 2002 movie by Sam Mendes

Year

2002

Minutes

117

Movie Rate

7.70

Source: IMDb

Movie

Road to Perdition

Country: USA

Year: 2002

Length: 1h57m

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Cover of Road to Perdition, the 1998 comic book by Max Allan Collins and Richard Piers Rayner

Year

1998

Pages

296

Book Rate

7.72

S: Goodreads

Comic Book

Road to Perdition

Country: USA

First published in: 1998

Length: 296 pages

Genre: Fiction

*Provided by Amazon

User polls & recommendations

Which is better?

Poster of Road to Perdition, the 2002 movie by Sam Mendes

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Cover of Road to Perdition, the 1998 comic book by Max Allan Collins and Richard Piers Rayner

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IS IT WORTH WATCHING?

Poster of Road to Perdition, the 2002 movie by Sam Mendes

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15% No

11 votes

2 votes

comic book

IS IT WORTH READING?

Cover of Road to Perdition, the 1998 comic book by Max Allan Collins and Richard Piers Rayner

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25% No

9 votes

3 votes

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