According to the old clock on the wall, Preview Night has started at San Diego Comic-Con International. In conjunction with that major pop-culture event, Cinema Sentries is teaming up with Well Go USA Entertainment to award four lucky readers the With Great Power...The Stan Lee Story two-DVD set. For those wanting to learn more, they can read General Jobbo's review and the press release is below:
Arguably the most recognized name in comics, the legendary Stan Lee has co-created over 500 iconic pop culture characters including Spider-Man, Fantastic Four, X-Men, Iron Man, Thor, Hulk and many more and his name appears on more than one billion comics in 75 nations in 25 languages. With Great Power...The Stan Lee Story, a feature-length documentary exploring the vivid life and imagination of Stan Lee from his depression era upbringing though the Marvel Age of comics and beyond, returns to digital and DVD July 18 from Well Go USA Entertainment. The film uncovers original footage, photographs, documents and stories of Lee’s fascinating journey from his early years at Timely Comics, his service in WWII, the rise of the Marvel bullpen, the comic book industry’s censorship battle of the 1950’s through the dawn and explosion of Lee’s legendary co-creations.
With Great Power...The Stan Lee Story explores the vivid life and imagination of Stan Lee, the 91-year-old comic book legend who co-created over 500 legendary pop culture characters including Spider-Man, Iron Man, X-Men, Fantastic Four, Thor and The Hulk. Featuring interviews with both Stan Lee and colleagues including Kevin Smith, Patrick Stewart, Samuel L. Jackson, and Eva Mendes. The film is the tale of one man’s determination to tell incredible stories that have enchanted the world for over 40 years.
Bonus Content Includes:
- Filmmaker Commentary
- Over 90 minutes of Featurettes
- Extended Interviews
- Galleries of over 500 Characters Stan Lee co-created
There are two ways to win. For those attending San Diego Comic-Con on Thursday and Saturday, the first person to find Sentry Gordon S. Miller and say "Excelsior!" will win that day's prize. He will give information to his whereabouts on Twitter so follow his account ElBicho_CS.
The contest will also have an online component only open to residents of the continental U.S. Upon notification, recipients will need to provide their own valid address (within 48 hours of email notification); no P.O. Boxes. Failure to do so will forfeit prize and another winner will be randomly selected. Cinema Sentries does not enter into any contract or guarantee with prize participants or any visitors to our site.