The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure (1967–1968)

TV Series  -   -  Animation | Action | Family
7.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.8/10 from 89 users  
Reviews: 6 user | 2 critic

The animated adventures of several DC Comics superheroes.

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - Guardians of the Galaxy

In the latest episode of IMDb: What to Watch, Keith Simanton talks with director James Gunn and actors Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Vin Diesel about their movie Guardians of the Galaxy.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 23 titles
created 31 Dec 2011
 
a list of 23 titles
created 14 Feb 2012
 
a list of 110 titles
created 15 Mar 2012
 
a list of 59 titles
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 24 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure (1967–1968)

The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure (1967–1968) on IMDb 7.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure.

User Polls

Season:

1

Year:

1967
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

When underground beings explore the surface world from a deep oil well and inadvertantly cause a panic, only Superman can prevent a tragedy.

Director: Lee Sholem
Stars: George Reeves, Phyllis Coates, Jeff Corey
James Bond Jr. (1991–1992)
Animation | Action | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

James Bond Jr. is the nephew of the famous international spy. Determined to follow in the footsteps of his famous uncle, James Jr. enrolls in Warfield, a prep school based on the grounds of... See full summary »

Stars: Corey Burton, Jeff Bennett, Jan Rabson
Superman (1996–2000)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

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

Stars: Tim Daly, Joseph Bologna, Dana Delany
Animation | Action | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

This TV animated series follows the adventures of Mr. Fantastic, The Invisible Woman, The Human Torch and The Thing, otherwise known as Marvel's most famous family, the Fantastic Four. ... See full summary »

Stars: Hiro Kanagawa, Lara Gilchrist, Christopher Jacot
Justice League (2001–2006)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Seven of the most formidable heroes form arguably the most powerful team ever.

Stars: Carl Lumbly, George Newbern, Phil LaMarr
Shazam! (1974–1977)
Action | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A young boy, able to transform into the superhero Captain Marvel, travels the country fighting evil.

Stars: Michael Gray, Les Tremayne, Jackson Bostwick
Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
Action | Adventure | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The Man of Steel fights crime with help from his friends at the Daily Planet.

Stars: George Reeves, Noel Neill, Bill Kennedy
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

An updated animated series centering on the Caped Crusader himself as he partners and deals with his fellow superheroes in the DC Comics universe.

Stars: Diedrich Bader, John DiMaggio, James Arnold Taylor
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Joker goes to Metropolis with an offer and plan to kill Superman for Lex Luthor while Batman pursues the clown to Superman's turf.

Director: Toshihiko Masuda
Stars: Tim Daly, Dana Delany, Kevin Conroy
Animation | Action | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The children of the Avengers hone their powers and go head to head with the very enemy responsible for their parents' demise.

Directors: Jay Oliva, Gary Hartle
Stars: Noah Crawford, Brenna O'Brien, Aidan Drummond
Batman (1966–1968)
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The Caped Crusader battles evil in a bombastic 1960's parody of the comic book hero's exploits.

Stars: Adam West, Burt Ward, Alan Napier
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

The further and darker adventures of Batman with a new Robin, a closer association with Batgirl and the previous Robin now as Nightwing.

Stars: Kevin Conroy, Tara Strong, Mathew Valencia
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Paul Frees ...
 Evil Star / ... (2 episodes, 1967)
Edit

Storyline

In this series, the adventures of various superhero characters from DC Comics are featured. When trouble erupts, the last son of Krypton doffs his identity as Clark Kent to become Superman. When villians threaten the sea, they must face the power of its Atlantian defenders, Aquaman, Aqualad and Mera. In addition to these featured characters, we have several other heroes' adventures. These include the adventures of police scientist Barry Allen who fights crime as the fastest man alive, the Flash. Katar Hol fights crime as the winged avenger, Hawkman. Armed with the wonderous power ring, test pilot Hal Jordan responds to threats to his sector of space as its assigned Green Lantern. Scientist Ray Palmer opposes evil using his shrinking and density control equipment as the Atom. In addition, these heroes work together for the Justice League of America. Also, the teen sidekicks of these heroes have their own adventures as the Teen Titans. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

9 September 1967 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Supermen i Akvamen  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The Teen Titans line up was Kid Flash, Aqualad, Speedy and Wonder Girl. Notably absent was Robin. This was because Robin was appearing in the Batman (1966) television series at the time, so they could not use the character. Whenever the Titans contacted each other on screen at the beginning of the episode, each character would appear on separate monitors. There was one monitor that was usually blank, presumably this would have been where Robin's image would appear. See more »

Goofs

Green Lantern normally wears his power ring on his right hand, but in several shots he is firing the ring from his left hand. See more »

Quotes

Blue Bolt: Earth again, where I have super speed, and this time I'll get revenge on The Flash by creating havoc all over his helpless world.
See more »

Connections

Version of Super Powers: Darkseid... of the Moon! (1985) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

What is so hard about the costumes?
9 June 2002 | by (Vero Beach, FL) – See all my reviews



I was in fourth grade, the thick of my comic-reading years, when this show came out. I couldn't believe my luck that my favorite DC heroes were now on TV.

The stories may seem corny now, but they were played straight, unlike the campy or downright comical Super Friends.

But some things really annoyed me. Most basically: What was so hard about getting the costumes right? Almost every character had such changes to his costume that even I at age 9 could notice (and still remember at age 44!).

1. The show gave Aquaman black boots. In the comic, he wore no boots, just the green tights.

2. The show gave Flash yellow gauntlets and a regular yellow belt. In the comic, he wears a yellow lighting belt and lightning bands around his forearms with red gloves.

3. The show reversed Kid Flash's color schemes.

4. The show gave Hawkman some kind of claw/glove on his right hand. It could emit beams of some kind. The comic Hawkman fought bare-handed, though sometimes with a mace. And he didn't have a pet hawk in the comics.

5. The Atom wore a plain blue shirt and trunks, broken by a black belt, instead of the comic's red and blue shirt, blue belt, and no trunks on red tights.

6. Green Lantern's costume came out unscathed. But he has this alien buddy Kiro instead of the Inuit buddy Pieface. Never figured that one.

7. We get Wonder Girl and Speedy in the Teen Titans, but we don't get Wonder Woman or Green Arrow in the Justice League of America. Go figure.

This show left me wondering for years whether Filmation got the rights to the characters, but not to all of the costumes. At least when Super Friends came out, they got the costumes right. And they gave us Wonder Woman, too!


3 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Help FINDING Specific Episode peterconnor
Kid flash! Mjenner23

Contribute to This Page