On October 12, 1989, a meteor shower falls in the town of Smallville, Kansas, killing numerous dwellers and destroying properties and plantations. Farmer Jonathan Kent and his wife Martha Kent are found by a baby boy in a destroyed cornfield after crashing their car. They find his spacecraft, and they adopt him. 12 years later, while in high school, the shy teenager Clark Kent has a crush on his neighbor Lana Lang, the cheerleader girlfriend of football player Whitney Fordman. Clark has two great friends, Chloe Sullivan and Pete Ross. He meets and saves Lex Luthor from a car accident, in which the future super-hero and future super-villain become fast friends. Lex runs a fertilizer company under the guidance of his ruthless, megalomaniac, billionaire father, Lionel, who resides in the nearby city of Metropolis. Later, Jonathan tells Clark his origins from the outer space, and Clark finds his weakness with close exposure to meteor rocks (kryptonite), especially when Lana wears a ... Written by
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Did You Know?
When Lex pulls up to the Luthor plant in his car, he opens the door and is getting out, but the windshield wipers are still in motion. See more
Nietzsche? I didn't know you have a dark side, Clark.
So what are you: Man or Superman?
I haven't figured it out yet.
Featured in Smallville: Eternal
The Way It Is
Performed by Bruce Hornsby See more