Super Friends (1973–2011)

TV Series  -   -  Animation | Action | Adventure
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.2/10 from 769 users  
Reviews: 15 user | 8 critic

The greatest of the DC Comics superheroes work together to uphold the good with the help of some young proteges.


0Check in

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 titles
created 20 Oct 2011
a list of 38 titles
created 13 Dec 2011
list image
a list of 39 titles
created 10 months ago
a list of 31 titles
created 10 months ago
a list of 46 titles
created 1 month ago

Related Items

Search for "Super Friends" on

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Super Friends (1973–2011)

Super Friends (1973–2011) on IMDb 7.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Super Friends.

User Polls


5 | 3 | 1


1981 | 1978 | 1973





Series cast summary:
Sherry Alberoni ...
 Wendy / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
 Aquaman / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
Danny Dark ...
 Superman / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
 Wonder Woman / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
 Robin / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
 Narrator / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
Olan Soule ...
 Batman / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
Frank Welker ...
 Marvin / ... (16 episodes, 1973)
John Stephenson ...
 Alien / ... (13 episodes, 1973)


Just Imagine! The greatest heroes of our time, banded together to stamp out the forces of evil wherever and whenever they might appear! Based on DC Comics' long-running Justice League Of America series, the show featured the Justice League (Superman, Batman & Robin, Aquaman, and Wonder Woman together with 'apprentice' super-heroes Marvin, Wendy, and Wonder Dog. Other DC luminaries such as the Flash and the Atom made periodic cameos. Written by Greg Sheets <>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


TV-G | See all certifications »




Release Date:

8 September 1973 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Super Friends  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


(16 episodes)


See  »

Did You Know?


DC launched a Super Friends treasury sized edition to tie into the cartoon, which included a section, drawn by designer Alex Toth, which explained the animation process for the show. A regular comic series followed, which explained that Wendy was the niece of Batman, though how that was possible was never explained. Wendy and Marvin were later replaced by the Wonder Twins, after their debut in the All-New Superfriends Hour. See more »


[repeated line]
Narrator: Meanwhile, at the Hall of Justice...
See more »


Referenced in Superman vs. The Elite (2012) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Kind of a corny start
15 January 2003 | by (Manchester, NH) – See all my reviews

OK, it was a kids show. I accept that. That's why they didn't want to scare kids with bloodthirsty villains like Lex Luthor and the Joker and instead used well-intentioned mad scientists so that kids could learn about right and wrong. ;-)

I only remember a few scenes from the first season before they were rerun years later. First introduced to Wonder Woman and Aquaman. During reruns, I saw that there were guest appearances by Green Arrow and Plastic Man. There was even one with the Blackhawks, but I haven't seen it yet.

The thing that really irks me was Wendy and Marvin. Never really liked them. And Wonder Dog was a Scooby-Doo wannabe, let's face it!

Some think it's a classic, some think it's crap. I like to think of the first season as a prototype for the real thing to come, right up to "Justice League."

2 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Why can't they release the 1973 episodes on DVD? mckee_d
Does anyone remember......? brandonss7
Poor Spelling Paul-308
Discuss Super Friends (1973) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: