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Superheroes : a never-ending battle. Episode 1, Truth, justice, and the American way

Author: Michael Kantor; Liev Schreiber; Ghost Light Films,
Publisher: Arlington, VA : Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2013.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
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During the Depression, the popularity of dozens of superhero characters opens the door for a new generation of artists and writers. World War II creates a patriotic fervor for star-spangled adventurers to represent the American spirit at war and on the home front, but in the 1950s, superheroes are caught in the fire of government scrutiny and regulation.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Kantor; Liev Schreiber; Ghost Light Films,
OCLC Number: 919205725
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed August 13, 2015).
Description: 1 online resource (56 min.)
Responsibility: directed by Michael Kantor.

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During the Depression, the popularity of dozens of superhero characters opens the door for a new generation of artists and writers. World War II creates a patriotic fervor for star-spangled adventurers to represent the American spirit at war and on the home front, but in the 1950s, superheroes are caught in the fire of government scrutiny and regulation.

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