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Superman/Batman: Apocalypse (2010)

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Batman discovers a mysterious teen-aged girl with super-human powers and a connection to Superman. When the girl comes to the attention of Darkseid, the evil overlord of Apokolips, events take a decidedly dangerous turn.

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Cast

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Darkseid (voice)
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Batman (voice)
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Superman / Clark Kent (voice)
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Wonder Woman (voice)
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Kara / Supergirl (voice)
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Big Barda (voice)
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Granny Goodness (voice)
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Male Radio Caller / Gus (voice)
Dave B. Mitchell ...
Bearded Longshoreman (voice) (as Dave MItchell)
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Lyla / Harbinger / Artemis (voice)
Andrea Romano ...
Stompa / Vicki Vale (voice)
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Gilotina / Mad Harriet (voice)
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Female Radio Caller #2 / Lashina (voice)
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Radio DJ / Cop (voice)
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Terrified Longshoreman (voice) (as GregAlan Williams)
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Storyline

Batman discovers a mysterious teen-aged girl with super-human powers and a connection to Superman. When the girl comes to the attention of Darkseid, the evil overlord of Apokolips, events take a decidedly dangerous turn.

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The End is Near


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Rated PG-13 for violence and brief sensuality | See all certifications »

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28 September 2010 (USA)  »

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Superman & Batman: Apocalipse  »

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$3,500,000 (estimated)
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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Much of the plot (Kara's arrival on Earth, her time with the Amazons, the kidnapping by Darkseid) is actually a review of the introduction of the modern incarnation of "Supergirl" as seen in earlier issues of the "Superman/Batman" comic. This is currently no longer considered canonical after DC's reboot in 2011 due to Supergirl's origin being changed in the "New 52" storyline when the issue was released in September 2011. See more »

Goofs

In the final battle, Darkseid Omega Beams Kara into unconsciousness. As he leaves her, she's lying face-up. But when Superman sees her, she's lying face-down. See more »

Quotes

Kara: It's attacking.
Superman: What's attacking?
Kara: [points at Krypto] That.
Superman: Krypto. No. Bad dog. Kara's a friend. Leave her alone.
Kara: I'm sorry, I- I tried to get him to like me, but he just barks and growls, he hates me.
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Referenced in Nostalgia Critic: Superman: The Animated Series (2011) See more »

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A truly amazing movie (especially for casual fans)
14 September 2010 | by See all my reviews

I am not a comic book fan. I have enjoyed watching series like the Justice League and of course the other animated movies but I have never bothered with comics. This perhaps one of the reason why for me this movie is the best animated one till now

The previous movies(except maybe for the Wonder Women one which I also found quite interesting albeit not as alluring as this one) shot your right into the middle of the action and frankly a lot of the movies focused on the near worship of Superman and Batman. Don't get me wrong the characters are good but maybe because I am not a comic book fan they get boring fast. I was really starved for some new material. Seeing another hero rise up

And this movie delvers it. We follow the journey of Kara aka Supergirl (voiced excellently by the amazing Summer Glau )from her landing to Earth to the point where finds herself and her place in life. The story is great and the action well placed. And while the story centers around Supergirl we also get to see Superman,Batman and Wonder Woman shine on their own. They compliment the story excellently.

Not to forget that while the story itself is truly great the action doesn't leave you wanting either. They are some great fight scenes each perfectly showing the abilities and strength of the characters.

Overall I would highly recommend this movie to everybody and I really hope we get to see another movie centered around Supergirl. She is a character with a lot of potential


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