Smallville
Warner Brothers (2005)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
In Collection
#568
7*
Seen ItYes
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IMDB   7.5
925 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   NR (Not Rated)
Tom Welling Clark Kent
Kristin Kreuk Lana Lang
Michael Rosenbaum Lex Luthor
Allison Mack Chloe Sullivan
John Glover Lionel Luthor
Erica Durance Lois Lane
Annette O'Toole Martha Kent
John Schneider Jonathan Kent
Alana De La Garza Aethyr
James Marsters Prof. Milton
Director
James Marshall
Producer Greg Beeman
Alfred Gough
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    9/22/2005  1.  Arrival
Lana greets two new Kryptonian arrivals from the ship, Nam-Ek and Aethyr, and their presence poses a grave danger to Clark and his family & friends.
Director:  James Marshall  Writer:  Darren Swimmer  / Todd Slavkin 
Guest starring:  Alana De La Garza (Aethyr), Leonard Roberts (Nam-Ek)
 60 mins    9/29/2005  2.  Mortal
Clark faces off against three Belle Reve prisoners who plan to force him to help break into the sanitarium's mysterious "Level Three."
Director:  Terrence O'Hara  Writer:  Steven S. Deknight 
Guest starring:  Kenny Johnson, Todd Mann (Twin #2), Brad Mann (Twin #1)
 60 mins    10/13/2005  3.  Hidden
A krypto-mutant, Gabriel, hacks into missile codes and prepares to eliminate krypto-mutants in Smallville once and for all. A powerless Clark confronts him and is shot, and only Jor-El can save him.
Director:  Whitney Ransick  Writer:  Kelly Souders  / Brian Peterson 
Guest starring:  Johnny Lewis (Gabriel Duncan)
 60 mins    10/20/2005  4.  Aqua
At a party at Crater Lake, Lois is saved from drowning by Arthur "A.C." Curry. Arthur has incredible swimming abilities, but also a secret agenda aimed at...Lex. Meanwhile, Professor Fine discussed Lex's weapons-manfucturing operations with Clark.
Director:  Paul Shapiro  Writer:  Darren Swimmer  / Todd Slavkin 
Guest starring:  Alan Ritchson (Arthur Curry/Aquaman)
 60 mins    10/27/2005  5.  Thirst
Lana joins a sorority to get housing for her last-minute college registration, but the sisters have a deadly agenda which involves turning Lana into a vampire like themselves and sending her against Clark. Meanwhile, Chloe applies to become an intern at the Daily Planet and runs up against the editor-in-chief, Pauline Kahn.
Director:  Paul Shapiro  Writer:  Steven S. Deknight 
Guest starring:  Carrie Fisher (Pauline Kahn), Brooke Nevin (Buffy Sanders)
 60 mins    11/3/2005  6.  Exposed
Jonathan's oldest friend, Senator Jack Jennings, comes to Smallville looking for support in his re-election campaign, but is framed for the murder of his mistress, requiring Lois to go undercover as a stripper.
Director:  Jeannot Szwarc  Writer:  Kelly Souders  / Brian Peterson 
Guest starring:  Tom Wopat (Senator Jack Jennings)
 60 mins    11/10/2005  7.  Splinter
Clark gives into paranoid delusions brought on by exposure to new "silver" kryptonite, and Professor Fine is the only one who can save him... before he kills Lana.
Director:  James Marshall  Writer:  Steven S. Deknight 
Guest starring:  James Marsters
 60 mins    11/17/2005  8.  Solitude
When Martha comes down with a strange disease, Professor Fine convinces Clark that Jor-El is responsible and that the Fortress must be trying to eliminate the father of Kal-El. But Professor Fine has an ulterior motive which comes to fruition when they arrive.
Director:  Paul Shapiro  Writer:  Darren Swimmer  / Todd Slavkin 
Guest starring:  James Marsters (Professor Milton Fine/Brainiac)
 60 mins    12/1/2005  9.  Lexmas
Lex considers whether to turn an operative loose to obtain or fake damaging information against Jonathan to upset his Senatorial race. But when Lex is shot, he falls into a coma and is visited by the ghost of his mother, who shows him what his life could be like if he frees himself from his father. Meanwhile, Clark helps deliver Christmas presents.
Director:  Rick Rosenthal  Writer:  Holly Harold 
Guest starring:  Alisen Down (Lillian Luthor)
 60 mins    1/12/2006  10.  Fanatic
The Senatorial race between Jonathan and Lex heats up when Jonathan receives an anonymous threat warning him to drop out of the election. When Clark finds Jonathan badly beaten he determines to find the attackers. Lois is thrown into the mix when she is captured and she is forced to assassinate Jonathan during his speech.
Director:  Michael Rohl  Writer:  Wendy Mericle 
Guest starring:  Dean McKenzie, Miles Meadows, Sage Brocklebank, David Richmond-Peck, Adrian Holmes, Annie Burgstede
 60 mins    1/19/2006  11.  Lockdown
Lex and Lana are at the mercy of a deranged Smallville deputy who plans to keep them captive until Lex reveals the location of the Kryptonian spaceship. Meanwhile, the Kents can't see eye-to-eye on campaign financing.
Director:  Peter Ellis  Writer:  Steven S. Deknight 
Guest starring:  Sarah Lind, Michael Ryan, Chris Shields, Dean McKenzie, Marc-Anthony Massiah, Steve Archer, David MacInnis, Bud the Dog, Kevin Daniels
 60 mins    1/26/2006  12.  Reckoning
Clark reveals his secret to Lana, Jonathan and Lex learn the results of the senatorial election, and there is a tragic car accident on the highway that takes the life of someone Clark loves, forcing Clark to appeal to Jor-El for help.
Director:  Greg Beeman  Writer:  Kelly Souders  / Brian Peterson 
Guest starring:  Kimani Ray Smith, Marrett Green, Vanesa Tomasino, Preston Cook, Chris Shields
 60 mins    2/2/2006  13.  Vengeance
Clark discovers that the new assistant at the Daily Planet, a bespectacled, bumbling woman named Andrea, is actually a mysterious female vigilante who stalks Suicide Slum. Her path crosses Clark's as they both seek the same criminal. Meanwhile, Clark's bottled-up grief threatens to get the best of him and LuthorCorp experiences a shakeup.
Director:  Jeannot Szwarc  Writer:  Turi Meyer  / Al Septien 
Guest starring:  Brandon Fonseca, Floyd Faircrest, Gerald Wang, Douglas Arthurs
 60 mins    2/9/2006  14.  Tomb
Chloe is possessed by the spirit of a young girl whose body is sealed in the Talon's walls, and goes searching for the girl's killer while Clark and Lois try to track her down.
Director:  Whitney Ransick  Writer:  Steven S. Deknight 
Guest starring:  Brent Sheppard, Leela Savasta, Douglas O'Keeffe, Damon Johnson
 60 mins    2/16/2006  15.  Cyborg
Clark finds himself up against Lex when he befriends Victor Stone, a half-machine, half-human subject who escapes from LuthorCorp with the aid of a sympathetic doctor.
Director:  Glen Winter  Writer:  Caroline Dries 
Guest starring:  Christie Laing, Lee Thompson Young, Mackenzie Gray, Adrian Hughes, Rick Tam
 60 mins    3/30/2006  16.  Hypnotic
Clark is hypnotized by a woman who uses a supposedly magical charm to control others - he reveals his super powers and is sent to kill Lex. Meanwhile, Lex has tracked down the missing Professor Fine and plans to confront him, unaware that Clark is coming to murder him.
Director:  Michael Rohl  Writer:  Darren Swimmer  / Todd Slavkin 
Guest starring:  Linden Banks, Aaron Craven, Parker Jay, Alejandro Chavarria, Sina Najafi, Nichole Hiltz,  James Marsters
 60 mins    4/6/2006  17.  Void
Distraught over her break-up with Clark, Lana goes to a rogue medical student who experiments with a dangerous kryptonite-based serum that allows people to flat-line but see their dead loved ones. Lana attempts to see her dead parents using the serum and when Clark returns from Honduras to help her, the doctor injects him with the serum and Clark speaks with his dead father...who warns him that Lionel knows his secret. Meanwhile, Lionel continues working to get closer to Martha, and Lex has a near-death vision of his mother.
Director:  Jeannot Szwarc  Writer:  Holly Harold 
Guest starring:  Alisen Down, G. Patrick Currie, Luis Javier, Brenda Crichlow, Alejandro Chavarria, Shauna Baker, Shannon Baker, Alistair Abell, Ben Odberg, Michaela Mann, Wendy Chmelauskas
 60 mins    4/13/2006  18.  Fragile
Clark befriends a little girl who has the ability to telekinetically shatter glass, then comes to her aid when it's believed she killed her mother in a brutal stabbing attack. Meanwhile Lex and Lana grow closer together and Chloe finds out about it.
Director:  Tom Welling  Writer:  Darren Swimmer  / Todd Slavkin 
Guest starring:  Panou, Lee Kim,  Callum Keith Rennie, Bud the Dog, James Upton, Maxine Miller, Steve Archer, Anne Marie Loder, Emily Hirst
 60 mins    4/20/2006  19.  Mercy
Lionel is taken hostage by a masked man who forces him to play elaborate games for the prize of staying alive. Martha goes to confront Lionel after Clark tells her Lionel knows his secret and becomes a part of the game herself, fighting for her life.
Director:  James Marshall (III)  Writer:  Steven S. Deknight 
Guest starring:  Ian Tracey, Lauro Chartrand, Dallas Blake
 60 mins    4/27/2006  20.  Fade
Clark saves a man who in gratitude decides to help Clark in return...by using his ability to turn invisible and his skill as a hitman to kill Lex so Clark can reunite with Lana. And Clark and Lana finally square off about Lana's new relationship.
Director:  Terrence O'Hara  Writer:  Turi Meyer  / Al Septien 
Guest starring:  Alexander Scarlis, Jody Thompson, Todd Charles Mosher
 60 mins    5/4/2006  21.  Oracle
Clark and Martha are both visited by Jonathan's ghost, who warns them about Lionel and claims that Clark must kill him to stop him. Meanwhile Fine will do whatever it takes to get the vaccine from Lex.
Director:  Whitney Ransick  Writer:  Caroline Dries 
Guest starring:  Chad Hershler, Bruno Verdoni, Ecstasia Sanders, Panou,  James Marsters
 60 mins    5/11/2006  22.  Vessel
Professor Fine has unleashed a virus that will kill millions. Clark must put a stop to him, while Lex wonders what happens when he will tell Lana his newest secret.
Director:  James Marshall (III)  Writer:  Kelly Souders  / Brian Peterson 
Guest starring:  Bud the Dog,  James Marsters
Edition Details
Edition The Complete Fifth Season
Series Smallville
Distributor Warner Home Video
Release Date 9/12/2006
Packaging Custom Case
Screen Ratio 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]
Dolby Digital Surround [English]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 6

Features
Disc 01 Smallville's 100th Episode: The Making Of A Milestone Commentary On 2 Episodes Unaired Scenes Look, Up In The Sky! The Amazing Story Of Superman Excerpts From The New Documentary Produced By Bryan Singer And Kevin Burns. Vengeance Chronicles Promo Webisodes