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The Greatest American Hero
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The Greatest American Hero is a 1981 ABC superhero comedy-drama series about special education teacher Ralph Hinkley obtaining a reality-bending suit from aliens that enables him a wish list of superpowers when he puts it on. Hinkley is instructed by the aliens to work with FBI agent, Bill Maxwell to right wrongs created by injustice in the world. The problem however, is that Ralph lost the suit’s instruction manual so he is forced to learn how to use the suit through trial and error, setting up the show’s main hinge on comedy.

Time Commitment: 3 Seasons