The Legends Behind the Comic Books Trailer

The Legends Behind the Comic Books Trailer (2008)

05 April 2008 Factual 56 mins

This new documentary film recognizes the comic book as a true art form, as indigenous to American culture as jazz. It presents comic books as reflectors of a changing America from the 1930's to today, and it hails comic book superheroes as modern-day mythological figures. “THE LEGENDS BEHIND THE COMIC BOOKS” captures for posterity the living artists and writers from The Golden Age of Comic Books (1938-1951) and The Silver Age of Comic Books (1956-1973). Insightful comments are provided by the creative geniuses who were there at the beginning, including…

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Stan Lee

as Himself

Andy Kubert

as Himself

Joe Kubert

as Himself

Adam Kubert

as Himself

Dick Giordano

as Himself

Dennis O'Neil

as Himself

Johnny Romita

as Himself

Joe Simon

as Himself

Roy Thomas

as Himself

Michael Uslan

as Himself


Michael Uslan

Michael Uslan Executive Producer

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United States 05 April 2008

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