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Superman: Unbound (2013)

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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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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)
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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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Rated PG-13 for sequences of violence and action, and a rude gesture | See all certifications »

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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 second time the bad guy fires the rocket launcher, he is holding it inside the helicopter. In the position he is holding it, the backblast would kill the pilots and destroy the flight deck. See more »

Quotes

Superman: I've figured you out, you know?
Brainiac: Have you? I find that highly unlikely.
Superman: You never leave this ship.
Brainiac: This is no need. Everything I require is here.
Superman: My uncle was right. You've got a bug.
Brainiac: Very well, Kryptonian. I'll humor you. Tell me.
Superman: Better if I show you.
[freezes Brainiac with his super cold breath and knocks him out of the ship into space]
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Crazy Credits

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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Version of Superman (1987) See more »

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28 June 2016 | by (Greece) – See all my reviews

Superman and Supergirl take on the cybernetic Brainiac, who boasts that he possesses "the knowledge and strength of 10,000 worlds." This movie has a pretty cool opening i won't lie Supergirl comes and she's a total badass saving Lois but also it's Brainiac who i also liked he comes and starts sucking things you know in order to become stronger and stronger each time but in the end as always Superman destroys him which it makes sense because it's not easy to beat the Man of Steel. There's a nice pacing, story and some action i had fun with the film and personally i think DC animation is much better than Marvel's cause it's dark but also fun and not boring or anything. Superman Unbound gets an A+ pretty good movie.


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