Superman

The Mad Scientist - S1-E1

Trivia: The way the sound effects for Krypton exploding was achieved in the opening sequence was by the creators ripping an apple apart by hand and then amplifying the sound. (00:01:25)

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The Mad Scientist - S1-E1

Trivia: This short film marks the first appearance on film of the famous introduction, "Faster than a speeding bullet, more powerful than a locomotive, able to leap tall buildings in a single bound", and of "Look, up in the sky, it's a bird, it's a plane, no it's Superman". (00:01:50)

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The Mad Scientist - S1-E1

Trivia: The scene where Lois takes off out of Perry's office for her scoop has been censored and cut down for most modern releases of this series. In the original airing, when Clark turns to Perry he says, "Chief don't you think that's a dangerous mission for a woman?" In versions you find to day, even the DVD, this has been cut down so that he just says "Chief don't you think that's a dangerous mission?" with a very faint F sound after where they cut it off and quickly fade the scene to black. (00:03:05)

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The Mad Scientist - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When you see Perry White’s hand go to his radio to call Clark and Lois into his office, the face of the radio is seen. Then it fades to a different view of him talking to Clark and Lois, and his radio is still seen, only now the space between the top of the radio and the speaker has gotten smaller, the sides smaller, as well as the space between the speaker and the switches he was pushing. (00:02:30)

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Voices: Up in the sky, look: It's a bird. It's a plane. It's Superman! (00:00:10)

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