Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle

Great Power, Great Responsibilities

Episode 2 | 54m 2s

In the 1960s, a new breed of superhero emerges in pages of Marvel Comics, inspired by the age of atomic energy and space travel and, in turn, inspiring the pop culture and pop artists of the time. Spider-Man, the Hulk and others are the first to have “problems” with which an adult audience can identify, and contemporary social issues make their way into comic books.

Aired: 10/15/13

Expired: 01/01/70

Rating: NR

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