Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle

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  • TV-PG
  • 2013
  • 1 Season
  • 8.1  (736)

Superheroes: A Never Ending Battle documentary starts at the start of comic book hero era. We get a look at the powerful effect of this genre. As well, you will see how change has happened over several years. Characters have progressively moved to different appearances over time. There is also a look at the impact that comic book characters have made with worldwide cultures. Among the presenters are Stan Lee, Adam West (Batman), Lynda Carter (Wonder Woman), as well as Michael Chabon and Jules Feiffer, and the late co-creator of Captain America, Joe Simon and Jerry Robinson, who created The Joker. This documentary gives the viewer a well-rounded view of the comic, imaginary, superhero focus. Liev Schreiber is the host and narrator. Altogether, there are more than fifty interviews with pioneers as well as newer creators. The time frame spans from the 1930s and the Great Depression to the 21st century.

Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle
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Seasons
A Hero Can Be Anyone
3. A Hero Can Be Anyone
October 15, 2013
A look into why the superheroes obsession has lasted so long and what started it.
Great Power, Great Responsibilities
2. Great Power, Great Responsibilities
October 15, 2013
How superheroes affect our society, and how our society affects them.
Truth Justice and the American Way
1. Truth Justice and the American Way
October 15, 2013
A look into the timeline and life of superheroes.
Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle
Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle

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Superheroes: A Never Ending Battle documentary starts at the start of comic book hero era. We get a look at the powerful effect of this genre. As well, you will see how change has happened over several years. Characters have progressively moved to different appearances over time. There is also a look at the impact that comic book characters have made with worldwide cultures.

Among the presenters are Stan Lee, Adam West (Batman), Lynda Carter (Wonder Woman), as well as Michael Chabon and Jules Feiffer, and the late co-creator of Captain America, Joe Simon and Jerry Robinson, who created The Joker. This documentary gives the viewer a well-rounded view of the comic, imaginary, superhero focus. Liev Schreiber is the host and narrator.

Altogether, there are more than fifty interviews with pioneers as well as newer creators. The time frame spans from the 1930s and the Great Depression to the 21st century.

Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (3 episodes). The series first aired on October 15, 2013.

Where to Watch Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle

Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle is available for streaming on the PBS website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Vudu, Hoopla and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    October 15, 2013
  • IMDB Rating
    8.1  (736)