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Superman: The Last Son of Krypton (1996)

The last survivor of the dead planet Krypton uses his amazing powers to defend people of his adopted world Earth.
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Superman / Clark Kent (voice)
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Lois Lane (voice)
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Lex Luthor (voice)
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John Corben (voice)
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Jor-El (voice)
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Lara (voice)
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Jonathan Kent (voice)
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Sul-Van (voice)
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Perry White (voice)
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Jimmy Olsen (voice)
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Angela Chen (voice)
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Baby Kal-El (voice)
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Bibbo (voice)
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Shunned by Krypton's leaders for his theories of planetary destruction, scientist Jor-El rockets his infant son Kal-El to safety on Earth. There Kal is raised as Clark Kent and develops unusual abilities, moves to a shining Metropolis and meets a fiesty female reporter with a knack for trouble. Written by Ray Schaff -2-

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6 September 1996 (USA)  »

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Superman - L'ultimo figlio di Krypton  »

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When Martha is suggesting names for Clark she says Christopher as an option, Christopher Reeve played Superman in many of the film adaptations in the 70s and 80s. See more »

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[Barging into Perry White's office]
Lois Lane: Chief! I spent a week on the docks with rats and frizzed hair exposing the biggest gun-smuggling ring to hit this town in ten years and what makes the front page? Some sprouty, new age, granola-crunching fluff piece on angels! What's next? Interviews with Bigfoot?
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Good start
14 January 2000 | by (Ardmore, PA) – See all my reviews

This was a good start to the animated series. The origin is good and very close to the comics. It was interesting to see how Braniac was somewhat responsible for everyone on Krypton (except Superman) being killed. It is a wonderful telling of how Kal-El came to Earth and became Superman. This tv movie is worthy of the first two movies. It can be seen sometimes with the animated series' reruns. Thumbs up.


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