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Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle

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SUPERHEROES: A NEVER-ENDING BATTLE is the first documentary to examine the dawn of the comic book genre and its powerful legacy, as well as the evolution of the characters who leapt from the pages over the last 75 years and their ongoing worldwide cultural impact.

Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle

S01E03 · A Hero Can Be Anyone

Superheroes are enthusiastically embraced in all forms of media and by all demographics, beginning with... More

Superheroes are enthusiastically embraced in all forms of media and by all demographics, beginning with the historic Superman movie featuring Christopher Reeve as the Man of Steel. In 1986, Batman is overhauled as The Dark Knight to reflect the nocturnal underside of his character, and Watchmen brings new sophistication to comic book narratives, illuminating a violent and politicized world.

10-15-201300:54:34
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