Spawn (1997–1999)

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Spawn goes after his killer, the head of the top secret agency for which he formerly worked.

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 Spawn (18 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Cogliostro (18 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Wanda Blake (18 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Sam Burke / ... (17 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Gareb / ... (17 episodes, 1997-1999)
John Rafter Lee ...
 Jason Wynn (17 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Bobby / ... (12 episodes, 1997-1998)
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 Clown (11 episodes, 1997-1999)
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A government trained assassin in life, A vengeful hellspawn in death. Brought back from the dead to join Hell's army and release his carnage on anyone that may get in his way. Heaven and Hell battle for his already torn soul, while he wanders the alleys protecting the innocent and destroying the corrupt who disrupt the lives of the innocent. In the meantime he faces the tragedy of his death and the fact that he has been sent to Hell and he must also face the reality of losing his wife to an old friend. Written by Daniel M. <bonethugs@bigfoot.com>

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The War Between Heaven And Hell Continues...


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The whip-crack sound effect of Spawn/Al Simmons' chains popping out from his robes is the same as the activation of the alien's heat vision in Predator (1987). See more »

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Spawn: As far as I know, I'm already dead. Which means, I'll be waiting for your ass in the afterlife.
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Referenced in Comic Book Superheroes Unmasked (2003) See more »

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Superb, Intense, Look at Dark/Light Struggle
18 January 2004 | by (Redondo Beach, California) – See all my reviews

Great insights brought together in imagery and story that reach crescendos of wrenching intensity. We are creatures born of carnality of many sorts. These of themselves lead us to terrible evil and yet also may be the source of or are opposed by transcendent good. Spawn explores this metaphorical brew of opposites at its most elemental and archtypal. We rolled on the floor when Todd (the originator of the series) narrated after the second season that some wanted to purchase rights for Saturday morning kiddie viewing because it was in a comic book format. This is mature audience animation at is very finest. As it aged (second and third season)like a fine wine it gained depth, bouquet, and mystery. It needs a fourth season to be complete. There are so many things still dangling.


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