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Release Date: November 10, 2015

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Justice League Unlimited: The Complete Series

Format: Blu-ray
Number of discs: 1
Studio: Warner Archive Collection
Run Time: 897 minutes
Release Date: November 10, 2015

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Noteworthy Superman dates to remember...
February 1: The new episode of Supergirl (S01E12) titled 'Bizarro' will air on CBS in the USA at 8.00pm ET/PT.
February 1: Stuart Whitman, Jonathan Kent in the Superboy TV series, born in San Francisco, California in 1928.
February 8: The new episode of Supergirl (S01E13) titled 'For The Girl Who Has Everything' will air on CBS in the USA at 8.00pm ET/PT.
February 8: Artist Bruce Timm (Superman: The Animated Series) born in 1961.
February 8: Jack Larson, Jimmy Olsen in the Adventures of Superman television series, born in Los Angeles, California in 1928.
February 8: John Williams, composer of Superman: The Movie, born in Floral Park, New York in 1932.
February 12: The Superman radio serial debuts in 1940.
February 12: Joanne Siegel, wife of Jerry Siegel and the original model for Lois Lane, dies in 2011, aged 93.
February 17: Long-time Superman artist Curt Swan born in 1920.
February 22: The new episode of Supergirl (S01E14) titled 'Truth, Justice and the American Way' will air on CBS in the USA at 8.00pm ET/PT.
February 27: Adam Baldwin, voice of Superman in Superman: Doomsday animated movie, born in Chicago, Illinois in 1962.
February 27: Traditionally recognized as the birthday of Lori Lemaris, mermaid of Atlantis.
February 29: Traditionally recognized as Superman's birthday!

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WELCOME TO THE SUPERMAN HOMEPAGEPrint

Dedicated to Andrew J Gould - the original keeper of the Superman Homepage!


Welcome! This website is devoted to DC Comics’ Superman, the first and best comic book superhero, who was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. This website is dedicated to giving you information on Superman in all forms of media.

If this is your first visit to this website, then we invite you to take our Guided Tour. If you just want a quick explanation of what’s available within each section visit the Information Page. Otherwise just dive right in and jump to the various sections of the Superman Homepage by clicking on the navigational links on the left hand side of the screen or those in the "Timeline" menu at the top of the screen.



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Below are the very latest events surrounding the Man of Steel! Check the "What’s New" page for a complete list of other recent items.

February 11, 2016: Image Gallery for "Supergirl" S01E14 "Truth, Justice and the American Way"Print

CBS has released 8 images from the 14th episode of Season 1 of "Supergirl".

Titled "Truth, Justice and the American Way", this episode is scheduled to air on CBS in the USA on Monday, February 22 at 8.00pm ET/PT.

Season 1, Episode 14 'Truth, Justice and the American Way'
Season 1, Episode 14 'Truth, Justice and the American Way'
Season 1, Episode 14 'Truth, Justice and the American Way'
Season 1, Episode 14 'Truth, Justice and the American Way'
Season 1, Episode 14 'Truth, Justice and the American Way'
Season 1, Episode 14 'Truth, Justice and the American Way'
Season 1, Episode 14 'Truth, Justice and the American Way'
Season 1, Episode 14 'Truth, Justice and the American Way'

    SUPERGIRL BATTLES THE DEADLY MASTER JAILER WHO IS HUNTING AND EXECUTING ESCAPED FORT ROZZ PRISONERS, ON "SUPERGIRL," MONDAY, FEB. 22

    "Truth, Justice and the American Way" - Supergirl does battle with the deadly Master Jailer (Jeff Branson), who is hunting and executing escaped Fort Rozz prisoners. Also, Cat hires a second assistant, Siobhan Smythe (Italia Ricci), who immediately tries to one-up Kara, and Kara and James disagree over the DEO's methods, on SUPERGIRL, Monday, Feb. 22 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

The episode was written by Yahlin Chang and Caitlin Parrish, and directed by Lexi Alexander.


February 11, 2016: Superman Homepage Caption ContestPrint

Welcome to the Superman Homepage Caption Contest! The rules are simple. Just click on the Comments link below to leave a caption for the following image.

Caption Contest

Leave as many captions as you can think of, but keep it family friendly. Captions deemed to be outside our Caption Contest Guidelines will be deleted at our discretion.

In the end, there can be only one winner. The winner will be decided by Steve Younis, your Caption Contest compere.

The winner will be announced when the next new Caption Contest is posted. While there's no physical prize, the winner will gain the praise and admiration of their fellow Superman fans.

Speaking of which, the winner of the previous Caption Contest was:

Previous Caption Contest masterkalel:
Kara (Hums to herself): "Can you read my mind?"
J'onn: "Yes, yes I can."

Check out the Caption Contest Archives to see the list of runners-up.

Note: You need to be a member of the Superman Homepage to leave a comment, but it's free, so sign up and join the fun!


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February 10, 2016: "Supergirl" Episode Review - S01E13 "For The Girl Who Has Everything"Print

Season 1, Episode 13 'For The Girl Who Has Everything' Superman Homepage reviewer T.A. Ewart (aka liheibao) reviews episodes from the new "Supergirl" TV series, airing on CBS.

Check out his review of the 13th episode in which Kara's friends must find a way to save her life when a parasitic alien attaches itself to her and traps her in a dream world where her family is alive and her home planet was never destroyed. Also, Alex, Hank and the DEO must fend off a Kryptonian attack while Kara is out of commission.

    The theme of surrogacy is on full display, and if one does the legwork, it has been for some time. "For the Girl Who Has Everything" borrows from the Alan Moore story, "For the Man Who Has Everything," but only skeletally. Instead, and quite wisely, Supergirl uses the frame of Moore's Superman tale, to construct an episode suitable to its needs and liking. Krypton isn't a dysfunctional, politically charged mess in Kara's imposed reverie, it's a place of peace and family. Kara's resistance is initial, and becomes gradually less and less, until she's "gone native," complete in attire and hairdo. Anyone hoping to see a paint-by-numbers, BR-rip of Moore's work, will be disappointed, but those who wanted to see more of what makes Supergirl a top heroine, episode 13 shakes free of any unlucky connotations, and sets viewers squarely before a story that could only be told for Kara Zor-El in this time and on this show. The greatest reason for this is the dynamic of surrogacy that has, intentionally or otherwise, been developed up to this time. While Superman may have the Kents, Kara has an extended "family" that tricks out the interplay between the characters, and brings forth probing questions, subtly, in the form of Alex's question to Astra... and her response.

Click here to read the complete review of this "Supergirl" episode.


February 10, 2016: Junkie XL Talks About the Score to "Batman v Superman"Print

Soundtrack Tom Holkenborg, better known to fans as Junkie XL, is not only the joint-composer with Hans Zimmer on "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice", but he's also responsible for the score on another superhero movie, "Deadpool". In a new interview with ComicBook.com Holkenborg talks about the responsibility of taking on these larger-than-life fictional characters.

    "Let me tell you this, these superheroes are way bigger than all of us together," Holkenborg says of Batman and Superman. "This is a history that goes back to the Greek mythology, if you will, with half-gods. People over thousands of years have always been fascinated by stories of people that were half-gods. Stories about people with incredible powers, inhuman powers. Even the bible is full of them."

    In a world where everything has been done before, Holkenborg strives to be original with his work.

    "Now let's go back to Superman or Batman, Superman... Keeping that in the back of your head, it makes little or no sense to examine what somebody else had done over the last ten or twenty years," he says. "Because in fifty years from now, when we're all dead, somebody else is going to take a stab at Batman vs. Superman. Do you know what I mean? You don't want that person to say, 'Oh, let's look back and see what Hans Zimmer and Tom did there in 2016.' It's like, 'No, he's going to do his own thing that he feels fits the time or fits at the movie.' That's exactly what Hans and I did. We made the movie our own. We observed it. We came up with the best possible solution for that movie in combination with the wonderful Zack Snyder. It's really what that is."

Read the full interview at ComicBook.com


February 10, 2016: DC Comics Updates Information for "Superman #50"Print

Superman #50 With "Superman" reaching its 50th issue next month, DC Entertainment has announced a new variant cover for the comic book, along with updated content for the anniversary issue.

In Superman #50, Superman is back at full power, and he takes the fight right to Vandal Savage in the epic conclusion to "Savage Dawn"! You won't want to miss Vandal's vision of Krypton - and a glimpse at dark future he might rule!

Written by Gene Luen Yang, with art by Howard Porter, Patrick Zircher and Ardian Syaf, Superman #50 will also include a special page by classic Man of Steel artist Jon Bogdanove and a new cover by John Romita Jr. and Danny Miki.

Additionally, the issue will be available in a newly added 1:100 variant cover by artist Dave Johnson that links together with Batman #50 to form one big image.

Superman #50Batman #50


February 10, 2016: "The Flash" Just Caught a Glimpse of SupergirlPrint

Supergirl on The Flash Supergirl made a brief cameo during last night's episode of "The Flash", giving us a very small teaser for the upcoming crossover episode.

With Barry Allen making a trip through the Multiverse to reach Earth-2, we saw, amongst other DC characters, an image of Supergirl flying.

With there having been no mention of Supergirl or Superman in either "Arrow" or "The Flash", it would appear that this glimpse of Supergirl confirms that "Supergirl" takes place on a different Earth in the Multiverse.

It's unlikely that "Supergirl" is set on Earth-2. It's more likely that Kara and friends reside on some other version of Earth, one which Barry stumbles upon when he tries to return to his own Earth-1 (as they refer to it in his show).

The "Worlds Finest" crossover episode, which is noted as being episode 18, is scheduled to air on Monday, March 28 on CBS.


February 10, 2016: Shopping - More "Batman v Superman" CollectiblesPrint

February 9, 2016: Your Live Superman Radio Show - Radio KAL Live!Print

Radio KAL Live! The Superman Homepage hosts a LIVE "Radio KAL" broadcast every week for Superman fans to come chat "on air" about the Man of Steel.

Listen back to tonight's episode below, in which Steve and Michael talk about all the latest "Batman v Superman" news, the latest "Supergirl" episode, and more:

Our next show will be broadcast on Tuesday, February 16 at 7.30pm PST in the U.S. (click here to check what time this is at your location).

To listen in visit www.SupermanHomepage.com/live at the designated time.

During the live broadcast you can phone (714) 242-6186 or click on the Skype icon (which will be available at the above link) during the show to be a caller and chat with us live "on air".

Subscribe to "Radio KAL Live!" via iTunes or your favorite Podcatcher.


Mild Mannered Reviews - Injustice: Year Five - Chapter #7Print

Injustice: Year Five - Chapter #7

Mild Mannered Reviews - Injustice: Year Five - Chapter #7

Released Digitally: February 1, 2016

"Street Fight"

Writer: Brian Buccellato
Penciller: Mike S. Miller
Inker: Mike S. Miller
Cover: David Yardin

Reviewed by: T.A. Ewart (aka liheibao)

    The complacency of the battles is banal beyond compare. Regime Superman and Wonder Woman, against Batman, Harley Quinn, and Batwoman... is the outcome ever in doubt? Not a thing happens that wasn't predicted previously, but the problem isn't with the escape, but with the wooden approach of the fights that must take place. Batman and Regime fight toe-to-toe, for no apparent reason other than it suits Batman. No super-speed, no heat-vision, super-breath, just a leaden punch/block/punch/block until Batman decides to escape using a smoke bomb. A smoke bomb. Regime can see across the electro-magnetic spectrum, and Batman escapes with a smoke bomb. Regime can hear a tick praying in Okinawa, but Batman escapes with a smoke bomb. Regime Superman can emit gale force winds with his super-breath, and Batman escapes with a smoke bomb. Readers are asked to induce stupidity for the act, as the smoke bomb is "lead-based". Every primary school student knows the phrase: "Heavy as lead." Lead isn't going to rise above, and neither is this nonsense.

Click here to read the complete review of Injustice: Year Five - Chapter #7.


February 9, 2016: "Supergirl" Ratings Soar By 20%Print

Supergirl CBS's entire Monday primetime lineup, led by SUPERGIRL, posted growth according to Nielsen preliminary live plus same day ratings for February 8.

The episode titled "For The Girl Who Has Everything" aired on CBS on Monday, February 8 at 8.00pm ET/PT.

This episode saw ratings for "Supergirl" jump up +20% each in viewers (8.01m from 6.68m), adults 18-49 (1.8/06 from 1.5/05) and adults 25-54 (2.4/06 from 2.0/05).

The next new episode of "Supergirl" is titled "Truth, Justice and the American Way", and is scheduled to air on CBS in the USA on Monday, February 22. There is no new episode on Monday, February 15.


February 9, 2016: New Clip From LEGO "Justice League: Cosmic Clash"Print

Cosmic Clash Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has released a new clip from its latest animated, brick-centric adventure "LEGO® DC Comics Super Heroes - Justice League: Cosmic Clash".

    Brainiac encounters Earth's powerful "firewall defense" - the Justice League - in this new LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes – Justice League: Cosmic Clash clip.

In LEGO® DC Comics Super Heroes - Justice League: Cosmic Clash, the brilliant, hyper-obsessive-compulsive, super-computer Brainiac is combing the universe for new additions to his collection of worlds when he stumbles upon a ripe planet for his taking - Earth. But Brainiac quickly discovers Earth has a "firewall" - the Justice League. When Brainiac cleverly displaces several members of the Justice League to other time periods in Earth's history, Batman, Flash and Cyborg must build and use the Cosmic Treadmill to race across time to retrieve their comrades - while members of the Legion of Super Heroes attempt to hold off Brainiac's assault. Only time will tell in this battle for the fate of the Earth and the Justice League!

Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, DC Entertainment and the LEGO Group, LEGO® DC Comics Super Heroes - Justice League: Cosmic Clash will be distributed by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment on February 9 via Digital HD, and March 1, 2016 on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD. The Blu-ray and DVD releases will include an exclusive Cosmic Boy LEGO® figurine, while supplies last.