wanted to quit the series after the third season. Kirk Alyn
, who played Superman in the 1940's film serials, was offered the chance to replace Reeves but turned it down. Reeves tried to produce his own series titled "Port of Entry". But when he was not able to secure financing, he returned to Superman with an increase in salary. See more
In the opening of the color episodes, as the train passes by, you can see cars and trucks on the adjacent road, driving on the left hand side. See more
Faster than a speeding bullet! More powerful than a locomotive! Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound!
Look, up in the sky! It's a bird! It's a plane! It's Superman!
Yes, it's Superman, strange visitor from another planet, who came to Earth with powers and abilities far beyond those of mortal men. Superman, who can change the course of mighty rivers, bend steel in his bare hands, and who, disguised as Clark Kent, mild-mannered reporter for a great metropolitan newspaper,...