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Superman: Brainiac Attacks (2006)

Unrated | | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi | Video 20 June 2006
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Embittered by Superman's heroic successes and soaring popularity, Lex Luthor forms a dangerous alliance with the powerful computer/villain Brainiac. Using advanced weaponry and a special strain of Kryptonite harvested from the far reaches of outer space, Luthor specifically redesigns Brainiac to defeat the Man of Steel.

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... Clark Kent / Superman (voice)
... Lex Luthor (voice)
... Lois Lane (voice)
... Brainiac (voice)
... Perry White (voice)
... Jimmy Olsen (voice)
... Jonathan Kent (voice)
... Martha Kent (voice)
... (voice)
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... Mercy Graves (voice)
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Embittered by Superman's heroic successes and soaring popularity, Lex Luthor forms a dangerous alliance with the powerful computer/villain Brainiac. Using advanced weaponry and a special strain of Kryptonite harvested from the far reaches of outer space, Luthor specifically redesigns Brainiac to defeat the Man of Steel.

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Two Enemies Unite To Destroy The Man Of Steel


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Trivia

Luthor's personality is close to that of Gene Hackman's Luthor. See more »

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In one scene, Lois Lane's eyes are black. See more »

Quotes

Civilian: Look!
Firefighter: Up in the sky!
Civilian: It's Superman!
Lex Luthor: Yay
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not the animated Superman I'd come to love
19 June 2006 | by See all my reviews

Paul Dini and Bruce Timm had nothing to do with this...thing. And it shows. Filled with clichés and trite plot devices that even a one year old would be bored with. This is nothing like the animated series that was clever on so many levels.

They couldn't even grab Clancy Brown or Lisa Edelstein to reprise their roles as Lex Luthor and Mercy Graves. The new voices were more than a little off putting. As was the entire story in general. It should be a crime to mar a project that had such a good run years earlier.

If you want your animated Superman fix, for yourselves or, better yet, for your kids, don't invest any money in this DVD. Reach back a few years and grab the proper animated series.


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