Luthor wants the coin back, so he sends some crooks after Lois. A crook shows the kryptonite making Superman temporarily collapse, but it turns out the synthetic loses potency when exposed to air. Whenever emergencies happen, he responds in his true identity as Superman. There, they hear a strange static coming from the lines that turns out to be the call for help in code. Between Two Fires Superman arrives.
The boy is found on Earth by a farmer, Eben Kent and his wife, Martha and they name him Clark Kent. Lois and Jimmy trick Perry by having Jimmy phone in mimicing Clark. He resists the ray's beam and Dr. It crashes near the city, and Perry sends Lois and Clark to investigate. The crooks go to a summer cabin where Hackett is holed up. Superman reconstructs a recording of Hackett talking to Anton.
The Reducer Ray The Spider Lady. He places a cryptic newspaper ad that the Spider Lady sees. Superman is played by B-movie hero Kirk Alyn. Perry has Clark and Jimmy go to the university, but Jimmy goes ahead while Clark checks on something. Lois hides in a closet. Clark offers to have Superman show up if Jimmy is freed. While Superman is saving people on a ship that's afire, the crooks try stealing the coin.
Leeds sees that he is not breathing and thinks him dead, but when the cover is replaced he revives. She gets hired by Luthor and Clark and Jimmy see her interview people on the street. Clark reveals he is Superman, so Leeds agrees to destroy the fragment after testing it. Atom Man publicly declares he will steal radium. The crooks rig an explosion in the mine, and outside punch out Jimmy.
In Washington, Superman is asked to witness a test of Dr. Movies Episodes Superman Movie SerialsThere were two Superman Serials produced. As a child, Clark develops superpowers. Superman saves Lois by stopping their car, and tying them up. Clark remembers Lois took the coin. Lois, tied up and gagged, is saved from the Reducer Ray's explosion by Superman who also prevents the explosion from happening, saving the machine. Graham's signaling causes static on the city's phones.
Luthor has two crooks launch an atomic projectile to stop Superman, but Superman catches it and flings it back. The serial was produced by Columbia Pictures, directed by Thomas Carr who later directed many early episodes of the Superman television show and Spencer Gordon Bennet, produced by Sam Katzman and shot in and around Los Angeles, California. Back in Metropolis an angry Lois meets Clark Kent who scooped her on the story. The man is insulted, so she has him killed, electrocuted on her spider's web. Hawkins is forced to phone a tip to Kent, but Lois answers and instead she and Jimmy go to the meeting place. They also stop Leeds and Lois who were in the office. The crooks pick up from Larkin a crate that Jimmy is hiding in.
When Lois fights she ends up pushed out of the office window. Lois meets Atom Man and must broadcast a plea. Superman leaves Jimmy with the crooks trussed up, and returns to the jail, where Clark is released. Lois is left in the room as the pressure on the machine increases, which will soon cause an explosion. At the Daily Planet, Clark gets a call about Jimmy, and goes to meet a crook, secretly followed by Lois. Superman is supposedly the most popular chapterplay in history. Superman's feats cause many headlines.
Jimmy escapes their moving car, while Lois enters the building which erupts in flames. The serial was directed by Thomas Carr, who later directed many early episodes of the Superman television show, and Spencer Gordon Bennet, produced by Sam Katzman and shot in and around Los Angeles, California. They also discover Lois' hiding place and lock her in the safe. He is arrested and taken to jail. Superman is sent to Earth by his parents just as the planet Krypton blows up and is later raised as Clark Kent by a farm couple. When Lois becomes suspicious of Hackett studying the device, she is captured and the ray is rigged to explode. Jimmy asks Superman to leave the crook with Perry for an exclusive.
Republic Pictures tried twice to make a Superman serial. Soaring onto screens only ten years after Supes made his debut on the printed page, Superman and Atom Man vs. He tries to convince the council that the planet is doomed, but they vote against his proposal to create a fleet of ships to escape the planet. The Superman-in-flight scenes are animations, in part due to the small production budget. It was originally screened at movie , and after the first three scene-setting chapters, every episode ends in a. Hearing Superman has the coin makes Luthor happy. Jimmy is abducted trying to stop the crooks.