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Superman: The Last Son of Krypton (1996)

The last survivor of the dead planet Krypton uses his amazing powers to defend people of his adopted world Earth.
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Cast

Credited cast:
Tim Daly ... Superman / Clark Kent (voice)
Dana Delany ... Lois Lane (voice)
Clancy Brown ... Lex Luthor (voice)
Malcolm McDowell ... John Corben (voice)
Christopher McDonald ... Jor-El (voice)
Finola Hughes ... Lara (voice)
Mike Farrell ... Jonathan Kent (voice)
Shelley Fabares ... Martha Kent (voice)
Tony Jay ... Sul-Van (voice)
Corey Burton ... Brainiac / Councilman / Cop (voice)
George Dzundza ... Perry White (voice)
David Kaufman ... Jimmy Olsen (voice)
Lauren Tom ... Angela Chen (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jesse Batten Jesse Batten ... Baby Kal-El (voice)
Brad Garrett ... Bibbo (voice)
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Storyline

Shunned by Krypton's leaders for his theories of planetary destruction, scientist Jor-El rockets his infant son Kal-El to safety on Earth. There Kal is raised as Clark Kent and develops unusual abilities, moves to a shining Metropolis and meets a fiesty female reporter with a knack for trouble. Written by Ray Schaff -2-

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USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 September 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Superman - L'ultimo figlio di Krypton See more »

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Color
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Trivia

When Martha is suggesting names for Clark she says Christopher as an option, Christopher Reeve played Superman in many of the film adaptations in the 70s and 80s. See more »

Quotes

Lois Lane: Nice work, Smallville. You're only the second person I've ever seen get under Lex's skin.
Clark Kent: Who's the first?
Lois Lane: Me. When I dumped him.
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A Good DVD
20 July 2004 | by FoomManSee all my reviews

I enjoyed this start to the Animated Series. It gave Superman an origin that seemed to simplify the destruction of Krypton, yet tied in the comics a great deal. What I liked about this incarnation the most was how Superman wasn't overly powerful like in some incarnations. The animation is very crisp, and Tim Daily is PERFECT as the voice for Kal El. I got such a kick out of seeing Lex getting annoyed by the quiet, hovering Superman near the DVD's ending. I never caught all of the series' premier, so this $10 DVD was worth every penny. I only wished that the show lasted longer, too bad the WB nixed it. Its my fave DC animated series bar none so far, including Batman.


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