Smallville
Warner Bros. (2009)
Action, Adventure, Comic, Drama, Science Fiction
In Collection
#572
7*
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IMDB   7.5
1012 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   NR (Not Rated)
Tom Welling Clark Kent
Erica Durance Lois Lane
Allison Mack Chloe Sullivan
Annette O'Toole Martha Kent
John Schneider Jonathan Kent
Michael Rosenbaum Lex Luthor
Aaron Ashmore Jimmy Olsen
Eric Johnson Whitney Fordman
John Glover Lionel Luthor
Jensen Ackles Jason Teague
Callum Blue Zod
Kristin Kreuk Lana Lang
James Marsters Milton Fine
Laura Vandervoort Kara
Alan Ritchson Arthur Curry/Aquaman


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    9/25/2009  1.  Savior
Clark (Tom Welling) tells Jor-El he’s ready to start his training, but Jor-El sends him back to Metropolis to cut ties with Lois before he can begin. Chloe (Allison Mack) is shocked when Lois (Erica Durance) suddenly reappears after having been missing for weeks, but Lois has no recollection of vanishing into thin air with the Legion ring. Chloe begs Clark to use the Legion ring to go back in time to save Jimmy, but he refuses, driving a wedge into their friendship. Meanwhile, Zod (Callum Blue) arrives at the Luthor mansion...
Director:  Kevin G. Fair  Writer:  Kelly Souders  / Brian Peterson 
Guest starring:  Brian Austin GreenAlessandro Juliani
 60 mins    10/2/2009  2.  Metallo
After being struck by a truck, John Corben wakes up alone in an abandoned apartment as a man-machine with a Kryptonite heart. Corben realizes he now has superhuman strength and sets out to exact revenge on the Red-Blue Blur, who he perceives to be an irresponsible vigilante. Against Clark's wishes, Lois involves herself in the Red-Blue Blur's investigation, and winds up getting kidnapped by Corben.
Director:  Mairzee Almas  Writer:  Don Whitehead  / Holly Henderson 
Guest starring:  Brian Austin Green
 60 mins    10/9/2009  3.  Rabid
Zod and his soldiers release a virus into the air that turns humans into zombies. The only way to stop it is to make an antidote from the blood of another Kryptonian. After Lois is infected, Chloe pleads with Clark to donate his blood to stop the epidemic, even though it risks outing him to Zod.
Director:  Michael Rohl  Writer:  Jordan Hawley 
Guest starring:  Cameron Bancroft
 60 mins    10/16/2009  4.  Echo
Tess forces Oliver to come to a Queen Industries gala to put the Board at ease, but things go awry when the Toyman shows up with a bomb and a plan to take revenge on Oliver. The Toyman tells Oliver he must confess to murdering Lex or he will blow the place up. Meanwhile, as part of his training, Jor-El gives Clark the ability to hear other people’s thoughts.
Director:  Wayne Rose  Writer:  Bryan Q. Miller 
Guest starring:  Chris Gauthier
 60 mins    10/23/2009  5.  Roulette
Oliver is drugged and kidnapped by a woman named Victoria AKA Roulette, who tells Oliver that he’s involved in a dangerous game and must fight for his life. After Victoria shows up dead and Oliver is arrested by the police, he turns to Chloe for help. Meanwhile, Lois berates Clark for not telling her about Oliver's suicide attempt.
Director:  Kevin Fair  Writer:  Genevieve Sparling 
Guest starring:  Steph Song
 60 mins    10/30/2009  6.  Crossfire
Oliver tries to help a young street girl, Mia AKA Speedy, get out of her dangerous life by offering to train her, but Mia double crosses him. Lois asks Clark to help her land a job as an on-air television host, but the two are shocked when the station wants to hire them as a team.
Director:  Mike Rohl  Writer:  Holly Henderson Mike Whitehead 
Guest starring:  Elise Gatien
 60 mins    11/6/2009  7.  Kandor
Jor-El mysteriously arrives at the Kent farm searching for his son, Kal-El, but meets Chloe instead. Convinced the Blur is Jor-El, Zod enlists Tess’s help in finding him to force him to reveal the secret to his powers. Clark realizes Jor-El is alive and on Earth and races to find him before Zod does.
Director:  Jeannot Szwarc  Writer:  Turi Meyer  / Al Septien 
Guest starring:  Julian Sands
 60 mins    11/13/2009  8.  Idol
DC Comics’ “The Wonder Twins” Zan and Jayna show up in Metropolis to help The Blur fight crime but end up botching several rescues, landing Clark in hot water with the District Attorney’s office.
Director:  Glenn Winter  Writer:  Ann Coffel Saunders 
Guest starring:  David Gallagher, Allison Scagliotti
 60 mins    11/20/2009  9.  Pandora
Tess kidnaps Lois to find out where Lois went after she disappeared for weeks. Lois's memory of the future depicts a Metropolis under Zod's rule and Clark powerless under the red sun, while Chloe forms a resistance group with Oliver. After learning of these future events, Clark makes an important decision about Zod.
Director:  Morgan Beggs  Writer:  Andrew Landis  / Julia Swift 
 60 mins    1/29/2010  10.  Disciple
Oliver's past comes back to haunt him in the form of The Dark Archer, Oliver's former teacher, who seeks revenge on his student by taking aim at Lois and Chloe. Oliver faces down The Dark Archer after his former mentor kidnaps Mia AKA "Speedy" but is pushed to his limit and Clark races to stop him from making another deadly mistake.
Director:  Mairzee Almas  Writer:  Jordan Hawley 
Guest starring:  Steve Bacic, Elise Gatien
 60 mins    2/5/2010  11.  Absolute Justice
A man named Sylvester Pemberton tracks down Chloe and tells her he knows about her team of superheroes and needs their help. However, before he can explain who he is, he is attacked and killed by Icicle. Clark and Chloe's investigation leads Clark to the former headquarters of the Justice Society of America where he meets up with Nelson AKA Dr. Fate, Carter Hall AKA Hawkman and Courtney AKA Star Girl. Courtney pleads with Hawkman and Dr. Fate to help her catch the killer that is targeting their group but they are reluctant to resume their duties as superheroes. Clark, John Jones, Green Arrow and Chloe team up to help the JSA stop Icicle before he murders another member of the group. Meanwhile, Lois receives a package from a mysterious agency called Checkmate, run by Amanda Waller.
Director:  Glen Winter  / Tom Welling  Writer:  Geoff Johns 
Guest starring:  Wesley Macinnes, Brent Stait,  Michael Shanks, Britt Irvin, Phil Morris,  Pam Grier
 60 mins    2/12/2010  12.  Warrior
Clark meets Zatanna at a comic book convention, where she tells him her father charmed a copy of the comic book "Warrior Angel" and it holds magical powers. A young man named Stephen steals the comic book and develops super powers, transforming himself into Warrior Angel and saving Chloe from a horrible accident.
Director:  Allison Mack  Writer:  Bryan Q. Miller 
Guest starring:  Serinda Swan, Carlo Marks
 60 mins    2/19/2010  13.  Persuasion
It is Valentine’s Day and while Clark is out on a date with Lois, he unknowingly becomes infected by gemstone kryptonite, which has magical wish-fulfilling properties. Clark mentions to Lois that he wishes they had a more traditional relationship,so Lois quits the Daily Planet, moves in with Clark and starts planning their wedding. Still unaware of his new power, Clark also casually tells Chloe he wishes she would spend more time watching out for him, so an infected Chloe takes his wish to heart and sets her sights on a new target – Lois.
Director:  Christopher Petry  Writer:  Anne Cofell Saunders 
 60 mins    2/26/2010  14.  Conspiracy
Bernard Chisholm, a doctor who died and was brought back to life by the Kandorians so they can experiment on him, escapes and kidnaps some Kandorians in order to prove aliens have invaded Earth. Bernard tries to get Lois to write a story validating his claim, but when Lois refuses, he kidnaps her too. In an effort to save his people, Zod poses as a reporter from the Daily Planet and uncovers Bernard’s secret lab. Clark arrives at the lab just in time to see Zod get shot.
Director:  Turi Meyer  Writer:  Turi Meyer  / Al Septien 
Guest starring:  JR Bourne
 60 mins    4/2/2010  15.  Escape
Clark and Lois head out of town for a quiet romantic getaway, but their plans are thwarted when they run into Chloe and Oliver at their Bed & Breakfast Inn. The couples' awkward moment is interrupted by the arrival of the Silver Banshee, who sets her sights on Clark and Oliver. Meanwhile, Tess faces off with Zod with a surprising result.
Director:  Kevin Fair  Writer:  Genevieve Sparling 
Guest starring:  Odessa Rae
 60 mins    4/9/2010  16.  Checkmate
Tess creates an elaborate hoax in order to kidnap Green Arrow, and delivers him to Amanda Waller, who tells him that that the government is recruiting him to serve his country. However, Green Arrow escapes before they can reveal his identity. After Oliver brings Clark and Chloe up to speed, the three investigate and Clark is surprised to find John Jones investigating Oliver's kidnapping too. Clark senses that John is keeping information from him. Oliver and Clark are shocked when Tess reveals that Amanda is after something called "Watchtower." Waller threatens to kill Chloe unless Clark gives her the names and locations of the rest of the Justice League.
Director:  Tim Scanlan  Writer:  John Chisholm 
Guest starring:  Pam Grier, Phil Morris
 60 mins    4/16/2010  17.  Upgrade
Zod continues to pose as "The Blur" and asks Lois to investigate one of Tess' secret labs. An explosion rocks the lab, and Lois is rescued by John Corben who was a subject of multiple experiments. While investigating the explosion, Clark is exposed to red kryptonite. And infected Clark takes Zod to the Fortress. Tess turns to Chloe for help and they send in Corben to stop Clark from revealing all his secrets.
Director:  Michael Rohl  Writer:  Julia Swift  / Drew Landis 
Guest starring:  Brian Austin Green
 60 mins    4/23/2010  18.  Charade
Lois investigates the early prison release of ex-District Attorney Raymond Sacks but he threatens her with a gun when confronted. The Blur saves her, but is captured on film by a delivery guy who plans to sell the photo to Sacks. Lois and Clark each attempt to thwart the delivery of the photo and run into Maxwell Lord, a wealthy tycoon and Checkmate operative, who is trying to learn The Blur's identity to eliminate him. Meanwhile, Chloe discovers Zod's secret.
Director:  Brian Peterson  Writer:  Don Whitehead  / Holly Henderson 
Guest starring:  Dylan Neal,  Gil Bellows, Dustin Schwartz
 60 mins    4/30/2010  19.  Sacrifice
Tess breaks into Watchtower, triggering an elaborate security system that Chloe installed, ultimately trapping the two women inside. Clark realizes Zod has given his soldiers super powers.
Director:  Kevin Fair  Writer:  Bryan Q. Miller  / Justin Hartley 
 60 mins    5/7/2010  20.  Hostage
Much to Clark's surprise, Martha Kent returns to Smallville with her new boyfriend, Perry White in tow. Lois and Perry realize they are both working on the same story about the Red Queen, and decide to team up, which ultimately puts them in serious danger. Chloe helps Clark search for the Book of Rao, which they believe contains information on how to stop Zod and his army.
Director:  Glen Winter  Writer:  Jordan Hawley  / Anne Coffel Saunders 
Guest starring:  Annette O'TooleMichael McKean
 60 mins    5/14/2010  21.  Salvation
When Zod and the Kandorians launch their brutal attack on Earth, Chloe calls in some old friends to join the fight against the aliens. Clark and Zod face off in an epic battle for the control of Earth.
Director:  Greg Beeman  Writer:  Turi Meyer  / Al Septien 
Edition Details
Edition The Complete Ninth Season
Series Smallville
Distributor Warner Brothers
Release Date 9/7/2010
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Widescreen (1.78:1)
Anamorphic Widescreen (1.78:1)
Subtitles English (Closed Captioned)
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 6

Features
Disc 01 Kneel Before Zod!: The Evolution of a Classic Character Absolute Justice: From Script to Screen - Introducing Venerable Justice Society of America Heroes into Smallville's Universe