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Superman: The Animated Series 

Superman (original title)
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The last son of the planet Krypton protects his adoptive home of Earth as the greatest of the superheroes.
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2000   1999   1998   1997   1996  
2 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Tim Daly ...  Clark Kent / ... 53 episodes, 1996-2000
Dana Delany ...  Lois Lane 44 episodes, 1996-2000
David Kaufman ...  Jimmy Olsen 26 episodes, 1996-2000
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Storyline

Set in present day Metropolis against the backdrop of a bright, urban landscape, the ageless superhero combats sinister villains and rescues innocent victims in exciting new stories based on universal themes encompassing the same time-honored tradition of the classic Superman legend. Written by Anonymous

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Intergang, an organized crime gang armed with technology supplied by the villainous New Gods of the planet Apokolips, makes their animated debut for the first time in this series. The organization was initially run by Bruno Mannheim, but was reorganized later under the leadership of Granny Goodness. See more »

Quotes

Lex Luthor: [about Superman] No one man should have that much power.
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Version of Return to Supermans (2007) See more »

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Another great superhero series
31 January 2005 | by SonicStuartSee all my reviews

I enjoy a lot of the superheroes that are based on comic books. This show Superman: The Animated Series was one of them. Superman is based on a DC Comics comic book about a ageless human who is the last son of the planet Krypton and then gets sent to Earth and becomes the legendary protector of his adoptive home Earth. He is Superman! Superman is also alias Clark Kent who is a newspaper reporter. But when there's trouble you know who to call (and I know there are a lot of superheroes you can call but there's only one you can call in this series) SUPERMAN! This show premiered on Kids WB back in September 1996 and lasted for 3 seasons until February 2000. Superman was also in a few DC Comic superhero show spin-offs like "The Batman/Superman Adventures" and "Justice League". Which are also good shows!

User Rating: 7/10

BOTTOM LINE: SUPER!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 September 1996 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(54 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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