Movie critic and "Fox and Friends" regular Kevin McCarthy has been a victim of mistaken identity ever since the GOP congressman who shares his name became the frontrunner for House Speaker. 

Twitter users bombarded him with angry tweets Thursday after the House Majority Leader sent Capitol Hill into a frenzy when he abruptly pulled out of the race to replace John Boehner.

"I'm getting the most hateful tweets I've ever seen," the NerdTears founder said on today's show.

Kevin shared some of his favorites, like this one:

He decided to have some fun with the haters, giving them friendly movie recommendations to go with their insults.

Here's another one:

And his response:

McCarthy earned some praised on Twitter for turning some of the negative comments into movie advice.