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The encyclopedia of superheroes on film and television

Author: John Kenneth Muir
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2004.
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Contains alphabetically arranged entries on the superheroes of film and television, providing information on cast and credits, a format guide, episode descriptions, cross references, and commentary.
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Muir, John Kenneth, 1969-
Encyclopedia of superheroes on film and television.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2004
(OCoLC)607065541
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Kenneth Muir
ISBN: 0786417234 9780786417230
OCLC Number: 53793401
Description: x, 621 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: I: A history of film and television superheroes --
II: The encyclopedia --
The amazing spider-man --
The ambiguously gay duo --
Angel --
Aquaman --
Automan --
Batman --
The bionic woman --
Birdman and the galaxy trio --
Birds of prey --
Black scorpion --
Blade --
Blankman --
Bluntman and chronic --
Buffy the vampire slayer --
Captain America --
Captain nice --
Captain planet and the planeteers --
Condorman --
The crow --
Daredevil --
Dark angel --
Darkman --
Doctor strange --
Electrawoman and dynagirl --
The fantastic four --
The flash --
The gemini man --
Generation X --
The greatest American hero --
The green hornet --
Green lantern --
The incredible hulk --
The invincible iron man --
Isis --
The justice league of America --
The league of extraordinary gentlemen --
The man from Atlantis --
Manimal --
M.A.N.T.I.S. --
Martian manhunter --
The mask --
The meteor man --
The mighty thor --
Misfits of science --
Mr. Terrific --
Mutant X --
Mystery men --
Nick fury: agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. --
Nightman --
Now and again --
Once a hero --
The phantom --
Plastic man --
RoboCop --
The rocketeer --
The shadow --
Shazam! --
Sheena --
Silver surfer --
The six million dollar man --
Spawn --
Steel --
Superboy --
Supergirl --
Superman --
Swamp thing --
The tick --
Unbreakable --
Witchblade --
Wonder woman --
The X-men.
Responsibility: John Kenneth Muir.
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A complete guide to 50 years of superheroes on screen. Each entry includes cast and credits, a format guide, individual episode descriptions, cross references, critical commentaries, as well as  Read more...

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