We’re living in the Golden Age of superheroes on television. But capes and superpowers have lived on the small screen for decades—and there have been some truly bizarre ideas for how to translate them from comics. Here are 13 superhero shows it’s hard to believe someone thought were a good idea.
Hollywood may have shown lack of judgment when it comes to adapting television shows into movies - Land of The Lost, anyone? - but that doesn't mean we're content to stay quiet and not warn them off certain shows nonetheless.
With the recent unveiling of the new Knight Rider car and a new TV movie on the way in February, we delved back into the mists of time to come up with the sadly forgotten Automan. Automan was television's bastard child answer to the movie Tron, and featured a sentient crime fighting computer program with a Lamborghini.