A feature length documentary on the life and creations of Stan Lee. Stan Lee is the co-creator of Spider-Man, Hulk, X-Men, Fantastic Four, Iron Man and over 200 other characters that can be found in comic books, movie screens, and in retail stores around the world.
The incredible story behind the REAL superhero
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During a sequence on Marvel Productions television animation in the 1980s, identified by caption as "Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends" (one of the studio's series) is in fact the original "Spider-Man" cartoon series, produced by other animation studios more than a decade prior. See more
I don't know what the universal conception of creator is. Steve definitely felt that he was the co-creator of Spider-man. That was really, and once he said it I realized that it meant a lot to him, that was fine with me. So I said, "Fine, I'll tell everybody that you're the co-creator." But that didn't quite satisfy him. So I sent him a letter, I put it in writing, To whom it may concern: This is to state that I consider Steve Ditko to be the co-creator of Spider-man, or something like that. ...
Images of various scenes and characters from Marvel comic books move into the background, eventually coming together to form a portrait of Lee at the end of the credits, then the individual images separate. See more
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Also Known As:
True Believer: The Father of Super Heroes
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