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Superman - Son of Krypton


The very first animated Superman feature.

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Superman is the first in Superman (1940s cartoons) of seventeen animated Technicolor short films based upon the DC Comics character Superman. Also known as The Mad Scientist, Superman was produced by Fleischer Studios and released to theaters by Paramount Pictures on September 26, 1941. Superman ranked number 33 in a list of the fifty greatest cartoons of all time sourced from a 1994 poll of 1000 animation professionals,</>


  • Bud Collyer as Superman/Clark Kent
  • Joan Alexander as Lois Lane
  • Julian Noa as Perry White
  • Jack Mercer as the Mad Scientist
  • Jackson Beck as the Narrator, Radio Newscaster

Category:Superman animated shorts
Category:1941 films
Category:Fleischer Studios short films
Category:Films directed by Dave Fleischer
Category:1940s American animated films
Category:Articles containing video clips
Max Fleischer

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