The news of Captain Planet getting a modern silver screen revamp had us reminiscing about our favorite '80s and '90s superheroes. The jury's still out whether a remix of these characters is even necessary, but join us on the crime-fighting trip down memory lane of superheroes you have yet to receive a 21st century movie makeover. We'd prefer if these shows stayed untouched by the Hollywood machine and were rather brought back for our enjoyment via a streaming media service. Who are your favorite animated superheroes of yore?
The great thing about He-Man, besides the animated bod, was the moral he had for every story. He ended every episode with an important message for the kids watching at home. Jerry Springer much? But He-Man did it with class — that is, with one finger pointed in an accusatory manner at the home viewers and the other hand on his hip. While wearing nothing but underwear. And a bobbed blond wig.