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

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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 <m-sheets2@onu.edu>

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8 September 1973 (USA)  »

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D.C. Comics actually released a SuperFriends comic book in 1976. See more »

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I, too, got up early every Saturday morning...
28 July 2003 | by (Sherman Oaks, CA) – See all my reviews

...to watch this show. First was Muhammad Ali, then an animated version of Emergency, then Superfriends. Believe it or not, I was glad that the "junior" Aquaman was "Aqualad," for this meant the name "Aquaboy" was still available. I snatched it right up and drew pictures of myself in a costume I designed.

Loved Wendy, Marvin and Wonderdog. Just couldn't get into Zan and Jana though...yet something else that was "fixed" even though it wasn't broken.


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