Comic Book Confidential

  • 1988
  • 1 HR 28 MIN
  • Documentary

COMIC BOOK CONFIDENTIAL is a well-constructed, succinct introduction to an underappreciated art form. The film opens and closes with references to one of the comics' bleakest hours, when pop psychologists and politicians convened congressional hearings on the comic-book industry in 1954. The 10-cent illustrated magazines, especially the multitudinous horror-...read more

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