Superman: The Theatrical Serials Collection (Four-Disc Set)
Kirk Alyn soared across the big screen as the Man of Steel in these two classic serials. Follow the caped hero's exploits, from his origin on the planet Krypton to his fight against the malevolent Spider Lady and her ray gun, in "Superman" (1948); with Carol Forman, Tommy Bond, and Noel Neill as Lois Lane (a role she later played on TV). Next, it's "Atom Man vs. Superman" (1950), as the Action Ace battles a mysterious nuclear nemesis whose weaponry includes a flying saucer and deadly kryptonite. With Neill, Bond and Lyle Talbot. 30 chapters total; 8 2/3 hrs. total on four discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital Surround stereo; Subtitles: French, Spanish.