Stamp Day for Superman


Stamp Day for Superman

Infobox Film
name = Stamp Day for Superman


caption =
director = Thomas Carr~(director)
producer = Whitney Ellsworth
writer =
starring = George Reeves
Noel Neill
music =
cinematography = Harold E. Stine
editing = Harry W. Gerstad
distributor = U.S. Department of the Treasury
released = 1954
runtime = 18 Minutes
country = USA
awards =
language = English
budget =
preceded_by =
followed_by =
amg_id =
imdb_id = 0046360

"Stamp Day for Superman" is a 1954 black and white short film starring George Reeves as Superman and Noel Neill as Lois Lane. It was produced by Superman Inc. for the U.S. Department of the Treasury to promote the purchase of U.S. Savings Bonds. Never shown theatrically, it was distributed to schools as a means of educating children about the program.

Due to its nature as a government film, "Stamp Day for Superman" is in the public domain and can often be found on inexpensive DVD sets. Warner Bros. also released the film as part of the "Adventures of Superman" Season 2 DVD set.

ynopsis

When Lois and Clark come upon a robbery while shopping, Superman apprehends the burglar, who claims to have to steal because he never bothered to save his money.

Cast

*George Reeves .... Clark Kent/Superman
*Noel Neill .... Lois Lane
*Jack Larson .... Jimmy Olsen
*Billy Nelson .... Blinky
*Tristram Coffin .... Principal Garwood


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