AMC Visionaries: Robert Kirkman's Secret History of Comics

Watch AMC Visionaries: Robert Kirkman's Secret History of Comics

  • 2017
  • 1 Season
  • 8.0  (485)

This six-part one-hour documentary series takes a deeper look into the stories, people and events that have transformed the world of comic books and features interviews with icons such as Stan Lee, Patty Jenkins, Lynda Carter, Kevin Smith, Famke Janssen, J.K. Simmons, Michelle Rodriguez, and Todd McFarlane, among many others.

AMC Visionaries: Robert Kirkman's Secret History of Comics
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Image Comics: Declaration of Independents
6. Image Comics: Declaration of Independents
December 11, 2017
Seven renegade artists shock the comic-book industry by starting their own company, Image Comics, to rival giants Marvel and DC.
The Color of Comics
5. The Color of Comics
December 4, 2017
The rise and fall of Milestone Comics, an African-American-owned comic book imprint which came to life in early 1990s New York.
City of Heroes
4. City of Heroes
November 27, 2017
Exploring how the 9/11 terrorist attacks in New York fundamentally changed comic book writing and the portrayal of superheroes.
The Trials of Superman
3. The Trials of Superman
November 20, 2017
The story of how the world's first superhero came to be; how Superman's creators fought for years to receive proper credit and compensation.
The Truth About Wonder Woman
2. The Truth About Wonder Woman
November 13, 2017
Comic books become popular and male super heroes rise to stardom; one man creates a feminist superhero inspired by both his wife and his mistress.
The Mighty Misfits Who Made Marvel
1. The Mighty Misfits Who Made Marvel
November 12, 2017
How Jack Kirby and Stan Lee invented Marvel's most beloved characters; exploring which aspect started a revolution -- Kirby's artwork or Lee's bravado and writing.
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This six-part one-hour documentary series takes a deeper look into the stories, people and events that have transformed the world of comic books and features interviews with icons such as Stan Lee, Patty Jenkins, Lynda Carter, Kevin Smith, Famke Janssen, J.K. Simmons, Michelle Rodriguez, and Todd McFarlane, among many others.

AMC Visionaries: Robert Kirkman's Secret History of Comics is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (6 episodes). The series first aired on November 12, 2017.

Where to Watch AMC Visionaries: Robert Kirkman's Secret History of Comics

AMC Visionaries: Robert Kirkman's Secret History of Comics is available for streaming on the AMC website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch AMC Visionaries: Robert Kirkman's Secret History of Comics on demand at Amazon Prime and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    November 12, 2017
  • IMDB Rating
    8.0  (485)