As Clark and Lana get more romantically close to each other, the comatose Dr. Fredrick Walden recovers and repeats the sentence "the day is coming, and he will rule the world" many times. ... See full summary »

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As Clark and Lana get more romantically close to each other, the comatose Dr. Fredrick Walden recovers and repeats the sentence "the day is coming, and he will rule the world" many times. He believes that Clark Kent is a menace to mankind. He escapes from the mental institution using a strong power he has achieved and tries to eliminate Clark. Meanwhile, Dr. Helen Bryce returns to Smallville for her engagement party with Lex Luthor, and finds her office broke in and the blood sample of Clark Kent stolen. But who took the blood sample and her office files? Lionel or Lex? Clark is asked by Lex to be the best best man, and Martha and Jonathan Kent to replace his missing parents, as Clark begins hearing voices coming from his spaceship. Also, the evil Lionel Luthor continues playing mind games by trying to poison the relationship of Helen and Lex, as well as Chloe and Clark by offering her an intern job in Metropolis in exchange for her to investigate Clark. But unfortunately, Lionel ... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Takes place on Clark's birthday. See more »

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Clark Kent: It's just it's not really my birthday. It's just some date that my parents picked off the calendar for the adoption papers.
Lana Lang: Maybe some of us want to celebrate the day you came into our lives.
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The Day Is Coming
1 May 2006 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Lana Lang gets closer to Clark Kent. Dr. Fredrick Walden (Ron LaBelle) recovers his conscience and repeats the sentence "the day is coming and he will rule the world" many times. He believes that Clark Kent is a menace to mankind. He escapes from the mental institution using a strong power he has achieved and tries to eliminate Clark Kent. Meanwhile, Dr. Helen Bryce returns for her engagement party with Lex Luthor, and finds her office broke in and the blood sample of Clark Kent stole. Clark is invited to be Lex's best man, and Martha and Jonathan Kent to replace his missing parents. Lionel Luthor poisons the relationship of Helen and Lex, and Chloe and Clark, but unfortunately he hears the revelations of Dr. Walden to Lex about Clark.

"Calling" is certainly one of the best episodes of "Smallville", with the story taking new paths and disclosing new secrets. Apparently Clark will learn more about his origins in the next episode. My vote is ten.

Title (Brazil): "O Chamado" ("The Call")


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