Teenager Greg Arkin, who lives alone with his mother Mrs. Arkin, collects insects in his home. After arguing with his mother, he puts the insects in his car and has an accident on the road, and is attacked by the insects. He has a metamorphosis, becoming a powerful insect. He kills his mother and he chooses Lana Lang to be his mate for procreation purposes. In the end, Clark saves Lana from Greg's cocoon. Written by
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Did You Know?
This episode has occasionally been stitched up with the pilot to form a feature-length episode. This has led to some people noticing a continuity error in the length of Tom Welling
's hair as the actor had about five inches cut off in between the two episodes. Welling had to wear hair extensions for most of his close-ups. See more
Clark's hair goes from long to short and back to long as Clark, Pete and Chloe talk about Greg's tree fort. See more
I know the feeling. Kind of makes you wonder if you're with the right guy. One chucks footballs, the other helps save lives.
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Underdog (Save Me)
Written by Turin Brakes
Performed by Turin Brakes See more