Superman, 1941-1942

Language and/or Subtitles: English
French
Format: DVD 2009
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
Pleasant Hills Public Library Videos NF DVD Superman 1941-1942
Location  Pleasant Hills Public Library
 
Collection  Videos
 
Call Number  NF DVD Superman 1941-1942
 
 
Summary
Superman's adventures in comic books were scarcely three years old when Max Fleischer began producing these animated films for Paramount. Contains 17 theatrical shorts filmed in Technicolor, with stories steeped in heroics and wartime topicality.
Contents
Superman (Mad scientist) (Sept. 26, 1941) ; The mechanical monsters (Nov. 28, 1941) ; Billion Dollar Limited (Jan. 9, 1942) ; Arctic giant (Feb. 27, 1942) ; The Bulleteers (March 27, 1942) ; The magnetic telescope (Apr. 24, 1942) ; Electric earthquake (May 15, 1942) ; Volcano (July 10, 1942) ; Terror on the midway (Aug. 28, 1942) / directed by Dave Fleischer
The Japoteurs / direction, Seymour Kneitel (Sept. 18, 1942)
Showdown / direction, I. Sparber (Oct. 16, 1942)
The eleventh hour / direction, Dan Gordon (Nov. 20, 1942)
Destruction, Inc. / direction, I Sparber (Dec. 25, 1942)
The mummy strikes / direction, I. Sparber (Feb. 19, 1943)
Jungle drums / direction, Dan Gordon (March 25, 1943)
Underground world / direction, Seymour Kneitel (June 18, 1943)
Secret agent / direction, Seymour Kneitel (July 30, 1943).

Additional Information
Series DC Comics originals
Subjects Superman -- (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Superheroes -- Drama.
Superhero films.
Action and adventure films.
Fantasy films.
Science fiction films.
Short films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Burbank, CA :Warner Home Video,2009
Edition Authorized ed., Full screen.
Other Titles Max Fleischer's Superman, 1941-1942
Superman :
Contributors Fleischer, Max, 1883-1972.
Siegel, Jerry, 1914-1996.
Shuster, Joe, 1914-1992.
Fleischer, Dave, 1894-1979.
Kneitel, Seymour.
Sparber, I.
Gordon, Dan.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Fleischer Studios Inc.
Famous Studios (Firm)
DC Comics, Inc.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Audience "Superman : the Max Fleischer cartoon collection is intended for the adult collector and is not suitable for children"--Container.
Language English
French
In English; optional English and French subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes Title from container.
Based on the character created by Jerome Siegel and Joe Shuster.
Special features: First flight : the Fleischer Superman series (the origins and influence of this groundbreaking cartoon series); The man, the myth, Superman: exploring the tradition of "Superhuman" heroes on the page and screen; exclusive sneak peek at DC Universe's upcoming animated feature Green Lantern.
System Details DVD; region 1; NTSC; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital, mono.
Description 2 videodiscs (145 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 141987909X
9781419879098
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