A teamup of some of DC Comics' greatest superheroes together, for 2 specials: a race to stop the united supervillains' plot to destroy the earth, then later a roast in tribute to all of the heroes hosted by Ed McMahon.
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 Weather Wizard (2 episodes, 1979)
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 Sinestro (2 episodes, 1979)
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 Mordru (2 episodes, 1979)
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 Dr. Sivana (2 episodes, 1979)
Mickey Morton ...
 Solomon Grundy (2 episodes, 1979)
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 Retired Man / ... (2 episodes, 1979)
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 Robin (2 episodes, 1979)
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 Batman (2 episodes, 1979)
A'leisha Brevard ...
 Giganta (2 episodes, 1979)
Garrett Craig ...
 Captain Marvel (2 episodes, 1979)
Howard Murphy ...
 Green Lantern (2 episodes, 1979)
Danuta Rylko Soderman ...
 Black Canary (2 episodes, 1979)
Bill Nuckols ...
 Hawkman (2 episodes, 1979)
Rod Haase ...
 The Flash (2 episodes, 1979)
Barbara Joyce ...
 Huntress (2 episodes, 1979)
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The adventures of many of DC Comics greatest superheroes and villians. In the first episode, The Challenge, the superheroes must race against time to stop the diabolical supervillians' plot to destroy the world. In the second episode, The Roast, the superheroes pay tribute to Batman and Robin in the form of a roast which even the villians attend. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@rogers.com>

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The Scarlet Cyclone name is also a comic book nickname routinely applied to The Flash. See more »

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References The Lone Ranger (1956) See more »

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You won't believe what you're seeing...
12 April 2011 | by (Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

I recently acquired this DVD release with the added bonus of the SUPERHERO CELEBRITY ROAST...

I knew watching this would be a challenge, though despite warnings from a friend, nothing could have prepared me for just how bad it was! It was 90 minutes of my life wasted that I will never get back, and would be worthy of inclusion if any city was going to put on a CRINGE FESTIVAL.

If you think you are up to the challenge and brave enough, order it online and see if you can get through it in one sitting.

... Be afraid... Be very afraid...


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