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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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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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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 September 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(54 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Starting in the second season, the show was paired with The New Batman Adventures (1997) as part of "The New Batman/Superman Adventures" programming block on Kids' WB. See more »

Quotes

[Superman is about to be executed]
Lex Luthor: You don't know how I've looked forward to this...
Superman: Doesn't a condemned man get one last request?
Lex Luthor: [leans forward, curious] And that is...?
[Superman punches him in the face]
Superman: Thanks.
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Followed by Justice League: Chronicles (2003) See more »

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Superman best animated series
26 June 2006 | by goodsephirothSee all my reviews

When you are watching this series you are feeling Superman is one of the greatest heroes in comics history. This series contains every details about Superman history. The history of his planet Kripton are the first three episodes of the season. You will learn about his weakness, his enemies and his friends through the episodes.

Later in series you will see Superman teaming with another greats superheroes like Batman, Flash, Green Lantern and more. The episodes of Superman and Batman are excellent because are mixing enemies from both series. I recommend to watch Word's Finest episodes.

Lex Luthor is the main enemy of Superman but you will see in action more enemies like Metallo, Darkseid, Braniac, Joker and more. I like this series because Superman appear like he can be beaten. He have all the magnificent powers but the enemies are smart and they can destroy Superman if they want it. This make suspense in the series.

This is a very short series compared with Batman animated show. But every episodes are great and you don't wanna miss any one of them.

I recommend this series.


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