Friday, October 12, 2007
The Evolution of Superman
An action tv series featuring the comic book superhero Superman. Superman, a strange visitor from another planet who came to Earth with powers and abilities far beyond those of mortal men. Superman, who can change the course of mighty rivers, bend steel in his bare hands; and who, disguised as Clark Kent, mild-mannered reporter for a great metropolitan newspaper, fights a never ending battle for truth, justice, and the American way. Superman was created and written in different era, changed and developed through the years of television and cinemas but it still stands by a code of conduct that was meant for another time and still remains the purpose and true meaning behind the stories. This maybe explained the reason of Superman's longevity in our culture. People still admires and enjoy watching this show. This review provides a complete collection and details regarding Superman Tv Series and Superman on movie theater.
It was syndicated rather than being tied to a network, began filming in 1951, and was first aired on September 19, 1952 to April 28, 1958 and ran for six seasons with 104 episodes. Starring George Reeves as Clark kent/ Superman and Phyllis Coates as Lois Lane. This series was know for its unique and catchy opening narration. "Faster than a speeding bullet! More powerful than a locomotive! Able to leap tall buildings at a single bound! ("Look! Up in the sky!" "It's a bird!" "It's a plane!" "It's Superman!")... Yes, it's Superman ... strange visitor from another planet who came to Earth with powers and abilities far beyond those of mortal men! Superman ... who can change the course of mighty rivers, bend steel in his bare hands, and who, disguised as Clark Kent, mild-mannered reporter for a great metropolitan newspaper, fights a never-ending battle for truth, justice, and the American way!"
Superman is the most recognizable comic book superhero in history. Starring Christopher Reeve as Clark kent and Superman who delivers all of the looks, grace, charm and vulnerability you could ever want in a Superman and Margot kidder as Lois Lane. This tv show was known for greatest cinematic moments like Superman will open his shirt to reveal the symbolic "S". It's sad to know that the man who played this outstanding hero is now dead but the magic of this show still remain and continuesly touched and entertained viewers.
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993-1997)
This tv show focus on the adventures of a young Clark Kent. Starring Tom Welling as Clark Kent, Kristin Kreuk as Lana Lang and Erica Durance as Lois Lane. This show was lightly different to previous tv series. It follows the story of friendship between Lex Luther and Clark Kent and his love interest with Lana Lang.
Superman Returns (2006)