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Why T.V. Superheroes so Often Fail
« on: January 30, 2014, 05:27:20 PM »
Over the years television has introduced a number of superhero series, most of them bad,. Why is it that TV cannot get right something that the comics have been doing successfully since the 1930s? Do the TV writers not understand the genre?
There have been a few successes, Smallville (like it or not), Arrow, The Greatest American Hero, Wonder Woman, Batman, ; and many failures, Heroes, The Cape, Birds of Prey, Tarzan (the 2003 TV series, what you don't remember it?  ;)).