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Superman: Unbound (2013)

PG-13  |  Video  |   |  Animation, Action, Adventure  |  23 May 2013 (Russia)
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Superman and Supergirl take on the cybernetic Brainiac, who boasts that he possesses "the knowledge and strength of 10,000 worlds."

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Superman / Clark Kent (voice)
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Lois Lane (voice)
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Brainiac (voice)
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Supergirl (voice) (as Molly Quinn)
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Steve Lombard (voice)
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Terrorist Leader (voice)
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Ma Kent (voice)
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Kryptonian #1 (voice)
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Thara (voice)
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Jimmy Olsen (voice)
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Alura (voice)
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Parasoldier Leader (voice)
Andrea Romano ...
News Anchor #2 / Superman's Ship (voice)
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Zor-El (voice)
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Perry White (voice)
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Offering herself as a hostage, Lois Lane is caught in an aerial confrontation between her terrorist captors and the unpredictable Supergirl before Superman arrives to save the day. Soon after, knowing Superman's civilian identity, Lois attempts to get Clark Kent to make their relationship public despite his fear of the consequences, but their argument is halted by a Daily Planet staff meeting before Kent leaves when they are being alerted to a meteor. Intercepting it, Superman learns the meteor to be a robot and that he promptly defeats before activating its beacon and taking it to the Fortress of Solitude. With help from a fear-filled Supergirl, Superman learns the robot is actually a drone controlled by a being named Brainiac, a cyborg who was originally a Coluan scientist who subjected himself to extensive cybernetic and genetic enhancements. As Supergirl reveals from her experience with the monster, Brainiac seized and miniaturized Krypton's capital city of Kandor prior to the ... Written by Lord_Kratos

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The machine is coming


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Trivia

3 of the voice actors, Stana Katic, Molly Quinn and Jason Beghe are, or have been actors in the TV series, 'Castle'. See more »

Goofs

The size of the section of Metropolis Brainiac takes, is much smaller than the one Superman saves at the end. See more »

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Brainiac: To think that two Kryptonians chose to call this planet home, sickens me. What could Earth have possible offered you?
Superman: Something you wouldn't know anything about. It's my home. My heart. It gives me strength.
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If you stay past the credits at the end of the movie, you will be treated to a special treat: You will see the "real" fate of Brainiac. See more »

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maybe my least liked cartoon
16 June 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

If you look the DVD this looks pretty cool, also looks like goes off the hook. The problem is this is not a very good DC story, maybe the worse.I got to see it from Blockbuster on my monthly plan, that is about all its good for, Even though its not my favorite its worth watching. Braniac is an under utilized villain that seems to be taken out rather quickly when he goes up against Superman. I do enjoy all comic special DVD movies no,matter the poor writing. The Batman the dark knight was actually very good, at first I thought they were being way to political, but the story was pretty good. I just wonder why they called this Superman unchained.


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