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A journey inside the world of real life caped crusaders. From all over America, these self-proclaimed crime fighters, don masks, homemade costumes and elaborate utility belts in an attempt to bring justice to evildoers everywhere. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Directed by
Mike Barnett  (as Michael Barnett)
 
Writing credits
Mike Barnett (written by) (as Michael Barnett) &
Theodore James (written by)

Produced by
Douglas Blush .... executive producer
Ian Christy .... associate producer
Patrick Creadon .... executive producer
Theodore James .... producer
Christine O'Malley .... executive producer
Peter Tangen .... consulting producer
 
Original Music by
Ceiri Torjussen 
 
Cinematography by
Mike Barnett 
 
Film Editing by
Douglas Blush 
Derek Boonstra 
Jeff Chen 
 
Art Department
Jeremy Arambulo .... cartoonist
Alex Carrillo .... storyboard artist
 
Sound Department
Peter Mullen .... sound editor
 
Animation Department
Antonio Canobbio .... animation director
Syd Garon .... animator
Ben Kalina .... animation producer
 
Editorial Department
Ian Christy .... assistant editor
Michael Mahaffie .... assistant editor
Jane Tones .... editorial intern
Stefanie Visser .... editorial intern
 
Other crew
Dean R. Cheley .... legal counsel
Syd Garon .... title design
Michael Lurie .... international distribution
David Magdael .... publicist
Steven Wallace .... publicist
 
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Greg Winter .... thanks
 

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90 min | 85 min
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16 out of 21 people found the following review useful.
Good hearted real story of vigilantism, 15 August 2011
Author: Danny Blankenship from Petersburg, Virginia

Just recently watched this HBO documentary titled properly "Superheroes" and oh boy it's neat and interesting to see just how far our love of comic books and superheroes has come. You guessed it real life ordinary people have resorted to dressing up as actual crime fighters and help the less blessed often giving food and shelters to the homeless at night. Really great access to this uncommon and feel good underworld as director Michael Barnett takes his projector all across America from coast to coast New York to California for a look at a group of unsung heroes who fight crime their own way it's really a good hearted style of vigilantism! True these fighters are not actual super people with powers like those in the comics, still they have enough determination and will to be a service to society. And true they are not law enforcement certified, yet they do a lot of good deeds and services that law enforcement does not as the film points in Orlando, Florida the police are wrongfully throwing the homeless in jail and always looking for petty little things to arrest people, yet these people of masks and caped crusaders and homemade costumes help those in need as many American cities are tired with police corruption. So we all need a new line of "Superheroes"! Overall nice little showcase by Michael Barnett I know it's unrealistic and far out still a select group of dreamers and hopeful people of good hearts rule the night in a city near you. Vigilantism needs to rock on!

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