Superman (1996–2000)

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The last son of the planet Krypton protects his adoptive home of Earth as the greatest of the superheroes.

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 Superman / ... (53 episodes, 1996-2000)
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 Lois Lane (44 episodes, 1996-2000)
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 Jimmy Olsen (26 episodes, 1996-2000)
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Set in present day Metropolis against the backdrop of a bright, urban landscape, the ageless superhero combats sinister villains and rescues innocent victims in exciting new stories based on universal themes encompassing the same time-honored tradition of the classic Superman legend. Written by Anonymous

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In the episode "In Brightest Day...", Kyle Rayner/Green Lantern crashes into a jet with "Hal Jordan" labeled as pilot. Hal Jordan is the most well known Green Lantern (from the Silver Age, Alan Scott was the original Golden Age Lantern, also Jordan was a Chuck Yeager-like test pilot before his transformation to Superhero) in the comic books. See more »

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Darkseid: As I told you once Superman, if you would not be my knight, you would be my pawn.
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Spin-off Superman: Shadow of Apokolips (2002) See more »

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Superman rocks thanks to this cartoon!
8 October 2007 | by (Georgia) – See all my reviews

I was never a big Superman fan growing up. I watched Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, love Christopher Reeve's Superman, and I watched this animated series. The animated series is a personal favorite of mine along with my favorite super hero, Spider-Man. I loved both these series in the 90's. I don't like Batman though. The animated series is back on JETIX. As is Spider-Man. I highly recommend this show. Along with Smallville. Forget Superman Returns! It was an absolute failure! The Spider-Man films are perfect along with Christopher Reeve's Superman movies! But, skip Superman Returns! The voice acting is awesome.


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