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Legends of the Superheroes 

A teamup of some of DC Comics' greatest superheroes together, for 2 specials: a race to stop the united supervillains' plot to destroy the earth, then later a roast in tribute to all of the heroes hosted by Ed McMahon.
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Series cast summary:
Jeff Altman ...  Weather Wizard 2 episodes, 1979
Charlie Callas ...  Sinestro 2 episodes, 1979
Gabriel Dell ...  Mordru 2 episodes, 1979
Howard Morris ...  Dr. Sivana 2 episodes, 1979
Mickey Morton Mickey Morton ...  Solomon Grundy 2 episodes, 1979
William Schallert ...  Retired Man / ... 2 episodes, 1979
Burt Ward ...  Robin 2 episodes, 1979
Adam West ...  Batman 2 episodes, 1979
Aleshia Brevard Aleshia Brevard ...  Giganta 2 episodes, 1979
Garrett Craig ...  Captain Marvel 2 episodes, 1979
Howard Murphy Howard Murphy ...  Green Lantern 2 episodes, 1979
Danuta Wesley ...  Black Canary 2 episodes, 1979
Bill Nuckols Bill Nuckols ...  Hawkman 2 episodes, 1979
Rod Haase Rod Haase ...  The Flash 2 episodes, 1979
Barbara Joyce Barbara Joyce ...  Huntress 2 episodes, 1979
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The adventures of many of DC Comics greatest superheroes and villains. In the first episode, Legends of the Superheroes: The Challenge (1979), the superheroes must race against time to stop the diabolical supervillians' plot to destroy the world. In the second episode, Legends of the Superheroes: The Roast (1979), the superheroes pay tribute to Batman and Robin in the form of a roast which even the villains attend. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@rogers.com)

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 January 1979 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Legende of Superjunacima See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Mono

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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And you thought the 60's version of Batman was campy...
5 November 2000 | by Dougie BSee all my reviews

Here's an idea...

Let's take all of DC Comics' top Super-heroes... and make a sitcom out of them!

That's exactly what this was, laughtrack and all. Think 'Superfriends' in live action form. This series contained a total of two episodes, the first one being all of the heroes trying to spoil a plot of world domination against a number of villians. And it all took place between a park, a gas station, a dirt road, and their headquarters.

The second episode was a roast hosted by Ed McMahon, where all of the heroes were humiliated by former friends and family members. Just plain painful to watch.


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