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Superheroes a never-ending battle /

Examines the dawn of the comic book genre and its progenitors, as well as the evolution of the characters that leapt from the pages over the last 70 years and their ongoing worldwide cultural impact. It chronicles how these 'disposable diversions' were subject to intense government scrutiny for... Full description

Other Authors: Kantor, Michael, 1961-, Rosenthal, Sally,, Maslon, Laurence,, Schreiber, Liev,, Ghost Light Films., Oregon Public Broadcasting., PBS Distribution (Firm)
Format: DVD
Language: English
Published: [Arlington, VA] : PBS Distribution, 2013
Edition: Widescreen.
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Contents: Truth, justice, and the American way -- Great power, great responsibility -- A hero can be anyone.Bonus features: Linda Carter on superheroes -- Jules Feiffer on Pensky's Candy Store -- Eddy Friedfeld on Superman's powers -- Stan Lee on the birth of Spiderman -- Jerry Robinson on creating the Joker -- Joe Simon on his partner Jack Kirby -- Jack Urbont : Marvel super heroes songs -- Michael Uslan on comic book conventions -- Adam West on violence in movies.
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Oshkosh Adult New DVD 741.5973 S9584 DVD Available
Green Lake (Caestecker) Adult New DVD--Local Hold 741.5 Sup Available
Ripon Adult DVD--Nonfiction--Local Hold 741.5 Superheroes Due: 09/18/2014

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