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The Walking Dead comic book creator Robert Kirkman stars in this documentary series that takes a deeper look into the stories, people and events that have transformed the world of comic books. It also 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.
|1||HDClosed CaptioningVideoThe Mighty Misfits Who Made Marvel||Jack Kirby and Stan Lee invented Marvel's most beloved characters. But was it Kirby's artwork or Lee's bravado and writing that started a revolution?||42:22||$2.99||View in iTunes|
|2||HDClosed CaptioningVideoThe Truth About Wonder Woman||As comic books became popular and male superheroes rose to stardom, one man created a feminist superhero inspired by both his wife and his mistress.||42:17||$2.99||View in iTunes|
|3||HDClosed CaptioningVideoThe Trials of Superman||The story of how the world's first superhero came to be and how Superman's creators fought for years to receive proper credit and compensation.||42:22||$2.99||View in iTunes|
|4||HDClosed CaptioningVideoCity of Heroes||Explores how the 9/11 terrorist attacks in New York fundamentally changed how comic books are written and superheroes are portrayed.||42:18||$2.99||View in iTunes|
|5||HDClosed CaptioningVideoThe Color of Comics||The rise and fall of Milestone Comics, an African-American owned comic book imprint which came to life in early 1990's New York.||42:22||$2.99||View in iTunes|
|6||HDClosed CaptioningVideoImage Comics: Declaration of Independents||Seven renegade artists shock the comic-book industry by starting their own company, Image Comics, to rival giants Marvel and DC.||42:18||$2.99||View in iTunes|
|101||HDClosed CaptioningVideoRobert Kirkman's Secret History of Comics: Change the Industry||Celebrities and experts tell the untold origin stories of the greatest superheroes of pop culture.||0:32||Free||View in iTunes|
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There’s the History Channel & there’s THIS for comics!
Any plans for a season 2?
This is amazing docu about the history of comics. I just viewed the first episode and was amazed. Can't wait to watch the rest!