A down-and-out Captain Invincible, a drunken bum in the Australian outback, the result of being accused of communist sympathies in the 50's because he wears a bright red cape, flies without a pilot's license and wears underwear in public. Enter Mr. Midnight who plots the takeover of America and Invincible must make a comeback to help save the world.
Ever wonder what happens to superheroes when they become has-beens' Witness Captain Invincible, exiled from the U.S. during the McCarthy era, now an alcoholic bum living in Australia. However, when the sinister Mr. Midnight hatches a nefarious plan to annihilate citizens of New York City, our hero is called back to America to save the day -- but first he must reattain those long-dormant superpowers!