Fisher-Price DC Super Friends: The Joker’s Playhouse promotional DVD (2011)

As part of the full-throttle marketing for the line of DC Super Friends toys, Fisher-Price produced this promotional DVD in 2011 that contains a seventeen minute animated episode titled DC Super Friends: The Joker’s Playhouse. Although the art style is entirely new, the intro to the cartoon is an amazing…

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Superman II VHS tape (1987)

The 1980 motion picture Superman II, starring Christopher Reeve as Clark Kent / Superman, was released on home video. This is the VHS release of the movie that was sold in 1987 by Warner Home Video, the same year as my copy of the home video release of Superman III and the theatrical release of Superman IV: The Quest for Peace.

Superman Returns soundtrack CD (2006)

As requested by director Bryan Singer, composer John Ottman used John Williams’ score from the 1978 film Superman: The Movie as the main theme and thread it throughout the score for the 2006 film Superman Returns. Ottman also added his own creative flair to many of the movie’s sequences. In the same year of the film’s release, Warner Bros. and Rhino Music produced the soundtrack to the film and made it available to the public on compact disc.

The inner jacket unfolds to reveal color photos of…

Superman: The Last Son of Krypton VHS tape (1996)

In 1996, Warner Bros. released this full-length animated feature called Superman: The Last Son of Krypton on home video. This VHS tape, in its plastic “clam shell” case, contains the pilot episode to Superman: The Animated Series which was a spinoff to the extremely popular Batman: The Animated Series by Bruce Timm.

After an interesting take on the hero’s origin, the story then introduces the megalomaniacal businessman named Lex Luthor who is showcasing his new Lexo-Skel suit of armor which is suddenly…

Toys “R” Us / Fandango Justice League movie coupon card (2017)

To promote the film Justice League, DC and Warner Bros. collaborated with Toys “R” Us and Fandango create a special offer. With the purchase of DC figures, play sets, and role play merchandise of $25 or more, shoppers were able to receive this special 2.5 inch x 3.5 inch Justice League card. On the back of the card is a code that could be entered at a Fandango related website to activate a…

Superman III VHS tape (1987)

Released in 1987 by Warner Home Video, Superman III (released in 1983) was finally available on Betamax and VHS. This is the VHS version of the “digitally processed” home video. The cover is a direct lift from the official lobby poster featuring an artistic interpretation of …