Smallville
Warner Bros. (2004)
Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
In Collection
#567
7*
Seen ItYes
012569707702
IMDB   7.5
952 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   NR (Not Rated)
Annette O'Toole Marth Kent
Tom Welling Clark Kent
Kristin Kreuk Lana Lang
Allison Mack Chloe Sullivan
John Schneider Jonathan Kent
John Glover Lionel Luthor
Michael Rosenbaum Lex Luthor
Jensen Ackles Jason Teague
Erica Durance Lois Lane
Jane Seymour Genevieve Teague
Margot Kidder Bridgette Crosby
Ona Grauer Dr. Gabrielle Vaughan
Dan Joffre Hospital Receptionist
Rekha Sharma Dr. Harden
Mina E. Mina Arab Digger
Director
Paul Shapiro
Jeannot Szwarc
Producer Greg Beeman
Brian Robbins
Writer Joe Shuster
Jerry Siegel


Smallville revolves around Clark Kent (Tom Welling) and his burgeoning career at the Daily Planet alongside his future love, Lois Lane (Erica Durance). He's supported by his friends, Chloe Sullivan (Allison Mack) and Oliver Queen (aka Green Arrow) (Justin Hartley) as they deal with Lex Luthor's replacement, Tess Mercer (Cassidy Freeman), who initially unleashed a new world of danger in alliance with Major Zod (Callum Blue), a survivor of the doomed planet of Krypton, but has since become a sometimes ally of Clark's.
Episodes
 60 mins    9/22/2004  1.  Crusade
Clark returns to Smallville as Kal-El - intent on fulfilling his destiny, he goes after a powerful kryptonian crystal that Lex has obtained in Egypt. Meanwhile, newcomer Lois Lane arrives in Smallville to look into the death of her cousin Chloe, and Lana returns from Paris with a new boyfriend. Jonathan lies in a coma after the events of last year's season finale and Lionel must deal with his new life in prison.
Director:  Greg Beeman  Writer:  Alfred Gough  / Miles Millar 
Guest starring:  Erica Durance (Lois Lane), Rekha Sharma (dott. Harden), Margot Kidder (Bridgette Crosby), Ona Grauer (dott.sa Gabrielle Vaughn)
 60 mins    9/29/2004  2.  Gone
After discovering that Chloe's body isn't in her coffin, Clark and Lois Lane investigate but are stopped by Lois' father, General Sam Lane. They believe General Lane knows more then he's telling, and figure out he's been in contact with Lex. Meanwhile, after Lana's sudden departure Jason follows her to Smallville. And Lionel sends a mutant killer to determine if Chloe is alive and kill her for sure.
Director:  James Marshall  Writer:  Kelly Souders  / Brian Peterson 
Guest starring:  Erica Durance (Lois Lane), Robert Wisden (Gabe Sullivan), Colin Lawrence (Agente Stocker), Michael Ironside (Generale Sam Lane), James Bell (II2) (Trent)
 60 mins    10/6/2004  3.  Facade
Abigail, an ugly high school girl, gets plastic surgery from her surgeon-mother to boost her popularity. However, her beauty hides a dark secret - when she kisses someone they're inflicted with life-threatening hallucinations. When Lana sees Abigail with one of her victims, she becomes the next target.
Director:  David Carson  Writer:  Holly Harold 
Guest starring:  Erica Durance (Lois Lane), Jared Keeso (Nate), Michael Ironside (Generale Sam Lane), Lee Rumohr (Brett Anderson), Rob Freeman (Coach Quigley), Brianna Lynn Brown (Abigail Fine), Julianne Christie (Dr. Elaine Fine), Eric Johnson (Whitney Ford)
 60 mins    10/13/2004  4.  Devoted
Clark decides to join the football team over Jonathan's wishes and gets the starting quarterback position when his predecessor attacks Jason over a girl. Clark and Lois investigate and discover that the cheerleaders are using kryptontie in the team's water supply to turn them into obedient mindless boyfriends.
Director:  David Carson  Writer:  Luke Schelhaas 
Guest starring:  Erica Durance (Lois Lane), Rob Freeman (Coach Quigley), Graham Kosakoski (Dan Cormay), Jared Keeso (Nate), Moneca Delain (Mara), Amanda Walsh (Mandy), Chelan Simmons (Rhonda)
 60 mins    10/20/2004  5.  Run
Jonathan's wallet is stolen by a super-speed thief, Bart Allen, who is faster then Clark. Bart comes to the farm and becomes friends with Clark, but Bart returns to crime when he sees an ancient manuscript that Lex has. As Clark soon realizes, the manuscript holds a map to one of the kryptonian crystals and he must go up against Bart to recover it.
Director:  David Barrett  Writer:  Steven S. Deknight 
Guest starring:  Kyle Gallner (Bart Allen), Benjamin Ratner (Hanison)
 60 mins    10/27/2004  6.  Transference
Clark is drawn to the state penitentery by one of the kryptonian crystals, which Lionel is using to switch bodies with Lex. Clark intervenes and Lionel enters his body instead. While Lionel uses his newfound super-powers to regain his lost fortune and alienate Clark's friend, Clark must convince his parents that he is the "real" Clark and reverse the processs, while avoiding murderous convicts.
Director:  James Marshall  Writer:  Darren Swimmer  / Todd Slavkin 
Guest starring:  J. P. Manoux (Edgar Cole), Margot Kidder (Bridgette Crosby).
 60 mins    11/3/2004  7.  Jinx
Mikail Mxyzptlk, a foreign exchange student and bookie, has the power to control others and uses it to sabotage football games, including the one Clark is quarterbacking. Clark and Chloe figure out his secret, but he threatens to kill Chloe unless Clark throws the next game. Mikail came to Smallville via LuthorCorp, and Lex will do almost anything to learn his secret.
Director:  Paul Shapiro  Writer:  Mark Warshaw 
Guest starring:  Trent Ford (Mikail Mxyzptlk), Emy Aneke (Robert Pontius), Kevan Kase (Danny Crozer), Rob Freeman (Coach Quigley)
 60 mins    11/10/2004  8.  Spell
Lana reads a spell book belonging to her 17th century ancestor, the witch Isabelle, and becomes possessed by her spirit. Isabelle resurrects her other two witches and together they seek out the kryptonian crystals, using their magic to render Clark powerless.
Director:  Jeannot Szwarc  Writer:  Steven S. Deknight 
Guest starring:  Erica Durance (Lois Lane), Mark Acheson (Magistrato Wilkins), William Taylor (Mr. Jacobson), Lara Gilchrist (Madeleine), Melanie Papalia (Brianna)
 60 mins    11/17/2004  9.  Bound
Lex is accused of killing a young woman and and Clark turns to Lionel for help. Meanwhile, Lana has a dream of her ancestor and a mysterious second woman - a dead ringer for Jason's mother Genevieve, who arrives to visit her son and his new girlfriend.
Director:  Terrence O'Hara  Writer:  Luke Schelhaas 
Guest starring:  Jane Seymour (Genevieve Teague), Claudette Mink (Corinne Hartford), Cobie Smulders (Shannon Bell), Mark Acheson (Magistrato Wilkins)
 60 mins    12/1/2004  10.  Scare
A Luthorcorp experiment is released into the atmosphere - a toxin that causes its victims to hallucinate their worst fear. Chloe, Clark, Lana, and Jason all fall fictim to the toxin, and Lex, desperate to find a cure, takes a dangerous antidote. Meanwhile, Lionel is released from prison and his conviction overturned thanks to a mysterious benefactor.
Director:  David Carson  Writer:  Kelly Souders  / Brian Peterson 
Guest starring:  Malcolm Stewart (Dott. Ford), Jerry Wasserman (Dott. Scanlan), Samantha Ferris (Warden Anita Stone), Wendy Chmelauskas (Madre di Lana), Ben Odberg (Padre di Lana), Lindsay Bourne (Madre di Chloe)
 60 mins    1/26/2005  11.  Unsafe
Alicia (from "Obsession") is supposedly cured and returns to Smallville to start things back up with Clark. When she pushes for more and he turns reluctant, Alicia expoess him to red kryptonite, and the two go off to Las Vegas to get married. Meanwhile, Lana questions whether sex may prove the key to winning Jason back.
Director:  Greg Beeman  Writer:  Jeph Loeb  / Steven S. Deknight 
Guest starring:  arah Carter (Alicia Baker), Moneca Delain (Larissa), John Pyper-Ferguson (Dr. William McBride)
 60 mins    2/2/2005  12.  Pariah
When a mysterious killer strikes at both Lana and Jason, Alicia is the leading suspect and even Clark comes to doubt her innocence. Feeling betrayed, she secretly tricks Clark into revealing his powers in front of one of his friends. And Genevieve returns to town with an offer for Lex, who in turn has an offer for Jason.
Director:  Paul Shapiro  Writer:  Holly Harold 
Guest starring:  Erica Durance (Lois Lane), Jane Seymour (Genevieve Teague), Camille Mitchell (sceriffo Nancy Adams), Sarah Carter (Alicia Baker), Derek Hamilton (Tim Westcott)
 60 mins    2/9/2005  13.  Recruit
Clark is approached by Met U for recruitment and meets Geoff, a former Smallville resident. It soon becomes apparent that he is using his powers to paralyze anybody who gets in his way...including Lois.
Director:  Jeannot Szwarc  Writer:  Darren Swimmer  / Todd Slavkin 
Guest starring:  Erica Durance, John Novak, Chris Carmack, Colby Johannson, Amanda Crew, Brandi Alexander, Kirsten Williamson, Steve Makaj, Marcus Sim
 60 mins    2/16/2005  14.  Krypto
Lois accidentally hits a dog and brings it back to the farm to heal, but Clark quickly realizes it has super-strength. He investigates and discovers it was part of an aborted LuthorCorp experiment...and that robbers are using the dogs to help them steal money. Meanwhile, Lana wonders what Jason is up to with his mother, and Jason is forced to ask Genevieve a few questions of his own.
Director:  James Marshall  Writer:  Luke Schelhaas 
Guest starring:  Erica Durance (Lois Lane), Jane Seymour (Genevieve Teague), Bud the Dog (Einstein/Krypto/Shelby), Alex Green (Dott. Kline), Nolan Funk (Zack Greenfield), Diego Klattenhoff (Josh Greenfield)
 60 mins    2/23/2005  15.  Sacred
After Clark receives a message from the recently-deceased Dr. Swann, he and Lana follow Jason and Lex to China in search of one of the kryptonian crystals. Lana is tortured, causing Isabelle to emerge and wreck havoc in her search for the crystal.
Director:  Brad Turner  Writer:  Kelly Souders  / Brian Peterson 
Guest starring:  Terence Stamp (voce originale di Jor-El), Michelle Goh (Prof. Sen)
 60 mins    3/2/2005  16.  Lucy
Lucy Lane, Lois' younger sister, comes to Smallville but Clark catches her stealing money from the Talon to pay off a European crime syndicate. Lex offers to help but everything is not what it seems. Meanwhile, a thief breaks into Lana's apartment and steals the crystal, and Jason suspects Lionel.
Director:  David Barrett  / Neil Sadhu  Writer:  Neil Sadhu  / Daniel Sulzberg 
Guest starring:  Erica Durance (Lois Lane), Peyton List (Lucy Lane), Bud the Dog (Shelby), Peter Wingfield (Marcus Becker)
 60 mins    4/13/2005  17.  Onyx
A black kryptonite explosion splits Lex in two and his evil side - Alexander - is released. Alexander imprisons Lex in the mansion then gives full vent to his evil side - he threatens to evict Lana from the Talon unless she becomes his mate, jousts with Lionel, and tries to kill Clark and Chloe when they figure out his secret.
Director:  Terrence O'Hara  Writer:  Steven S. Deknight 
Guest starring:  Rekha Sharma (Dr. Harden), Malcolm Stewart (Dr. Sinclair)
 60 mins    4/20/2005  18.  Spirit
On the eve of the Smallville High School Prom, stuck-up candidate for Prom Queen Dawn Stiles is pulled into a coma when she is involved in a car crash into a ravine filled with dozens of chunks of kryptonite. While her body lies in a coma, Dawn finds her spirit allowed to possess the bodies of others, where she can continue her quest to become Prom Queen. As a result, Martha, her body possessed by Dawn, flirts with Clark and asks him to the Prom, Lana attempts to electrocute the ex-boyfriend who dumped Dawn, Lois goes all-out to ensure she and Clark go to Prom together, and Chloe attempts to set fire to the school on Prom night.
Director:  Whitney Ransick  Writer:  Luke Schelhaas 
Guest starring:  Erica Durance (Lois Lane), Camille Mitchell (sceriffo Nancy Adams), Bud the Dog (Shelby), Beatrice Rosen (Dawn Stiles), Kandyse McClure (Harmony), Jesse Hutch (Billy Durden), Lifehouse
 60 mins    4/27/2005  19.  Blank
When a boy who can make people lose their memories robs the Talon, Clark goes after him but gets total amnesia. Chloe finds out what happened and has to tutor Clark in the use of his superpowers and make sure he doesn't accidentally reveal his secret. While Clark, Chloe, and Lois try to track down Kevin, Clark takes advantage of his "new life" to ask Lana on a date. And Lex tries to turn Clark's memory loss to his advantage by getting him to reveal the secret of the caves.
Director:  Jeannot Szwarc  Writer:  Kelly Souders  / Brian Peterson 
Guest starring:  Erica Durance (Lois Lane), Camille Mitchell (Sheriff Nancy Adams), Ryan King (Dylan Grady), Jonathan Bennett (Kevin Grady), Tom Butler (Mr. Grady)
 60 mins    5/4/2005  20.  Ageless
Checking out a crater in a cornfield, Clark and Lana discover a baby with no parents and take him back to the Kent farm. However, when the baby, Evan, ages from a newborn to a 7-year-old in less than a day, it becomes clear he is aging at a rapid rate and they turn to Lex for help. Meanwhile, Genevieve suspects Lex has the Chinese Kryptonian artifact and orders Lionel to either recover it...or risk putting Lex in danger of his life.
Director:  Steven S. Deknight  Writer:  Steven S. Deknight 
Guest starring:  Jane Seymour (Genevieve Teague), Camille Mitchell (sceriffo Nancy Adams), Matt Ellis (Turner Sutherland), Pascale Hutton (Susan Gallagher)
 60 mins    5/11/2005  21.  Forever
Clark must stop the school photographer after he sets up a fake high school and uses his ability to petrify people to kidnap students - including Chloe and Lana - to keep the glory days of high school going forever. Meanwhile, Lex and Lionel are kidnapped and tortured by the Teagues in an effort to find the Kryptonian artifact, revealing that...Lana has it.
Director:  James Marshall  Writer:  Kelly Souders  / Brian Peterson 
Guest starring:  Erica Durance (Lois Lane), Jane Seymour (Genevieve Teague), Steven Grayhm (Brendan Nash)
 60 mins    5/18/2005  22.  Commencement
After a nightmare, Clark goes to the cave to confront his father Jor-El. Jor-El warns that the crystals have fallen into human hands and have triggered a new meteor shower which will annihilate the Earth unless he reunites the three crystals. Meanwhile, Lex helps Lana, who has apparently commited murder, but then turns against her to get possession of her Kryptonian stone. As disaster looms, Chloe and Lois try to find Lana while Clark attempts to reassemble the stones, and Jason returns to make things unpleasant for the Kents.
Director:  Greg Beeman  Writer:  Darren Swimmer  / Todd Slavkin 
Guest starring:  Erica Durance (Lois Lane), Jane Seymour (Genevieve Teague), Terence Stamp (voce originale di Jor-El), Bud the Dog (Shelby)
Edition Details
Edition The Complete Fourth Season
Series Smallville
Distributor Warner Home Video
Release Date 9/13/2005
Packaging Custom Case
Screen Ratio Fullscreen (4:3, Letterboxed)
Widescreen (1.78:1)
Anamorphic Widescreen (1.78:1)
Subtitles English; French; Spanish; English (Closed Captioned)
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Dolby Digital Stereo [English]
Stereo [English]
Commentary [English]
Layers Single Side, Single Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 6

Features
Disc 01 Commentary by Erica Durance, Annette O'Toole, and executive producers Alfred Gough, Miles Millar, and Ken Horton on Crusade Commentary by John Glover, Alfred Gough, Miles Millar, and Ken Horton on Transference Commentary by Kristin Kreuk, Allison Mack, Erica Durance, and director Jeannot Szwarc on Spell Unaired scenes Behind Closed Doors: inside the writers' room Being Lois Lane: Noel Neill, Margot Kidder, Dana Delany, Erica Durance, and other portrayers share their thoughts Limited-edition bonus DVD while supplies last: an episode from season 1 of The Flash