Superman Serials-Complete 1948 and 1950 Coll

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I love Superman

on 6/19/2011

This is a must have For Superman fans. I watched this as a child a loved it, just like the old Batman & Flash Gordon serials.

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SUPERMAN SERIALS: THE COMPLETE 1948 & 1950 COLLECTION (DVD MOVIE)

Specifications

Studio Warner
SKU 202985115
UPC 012569821255
UPC 14 00012569821255
Format DVD
Release Date 9/9/2014
Aspect Ratio
Standard  1.33:1 [4:3]
Cast & Crew
Carol Forman - [1948] Actor
Kirk Alyn - [Both] Actor
Lyle Talbot - [1950] Actor
Noel Neill - [Both] Actor
Spencer Gordon Bennet - [Both] Director
Thomas Carr - [1948] Director
Tommy Bond - [Both] Actor
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ReviewSource Fantastic Movie Musings and Ramblings
Review [1948] I don't mind the use of animation for the flying sequences; though it may seem jarring at first, it does add action and interesting movement to those sequences. I like the first several episodes the best, as they deal with the origins of Superman and his joining the reporting team of the Daily Planet. I also like the fact that using a stock group of well-known characters gives us a greater variety of performances among the secondary characters than is usually found in serials...However, there are certain disappointments; the Spider Lady is as dull a serial villain as any I've known (despite her slinky black dress); Carol Forman doesn't appear to be having any fun with the role, and came across as if she'd much rather be home painting her toenails.
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Reviewer Dave Sindelar
ReviewRating 8
ReviewSource Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Review [1948] One of the best of the cliffhanger serials (if not, indeed, the best); it shows all 15-chapters that used to play before the double-features on Saturday matinees back in the day. It's action-packed as codirected by Spencer Gordon Bennet and Thomas Carr and scripted from a team of writers who based it on the Superman radio shows (which were based on the Action comic book series). Former B-film star Kirk Alyn is an engaging and athletic Superman; he came before George Reeves and Christopher Reeve to set the standard for the role...A fun serial film that gives one a chance to look back at a more innocent time, where there was a gee-whiz innocence to that age that might seem refreshing to some.
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Reviewer Dennis Schwartz
ReviewRating 9
Features
DVD, Pan and Scan (TV Format), Aspect Ratio 1.33:1, French, Spanish, Subtitled
Product Attributes
Video Format DVD
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Dave Sindelar, Fantastic Movie Musings and Ramblings [1950] ...well acted all around, with Kirk Alyn a very appealing Superman...

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