Monday, April 04, 2011

"Smallville: Booster" - April 22, 2011

According to VancouverFilm.Net, the episode airing April 22, 2011, of the Vancouver-lensed CW TV series "Smallville", written by Geoff Johns and directed by Tom Welling. is titled "Booster" :

"...After everything that happened with the 'VRA' ('Vigilante Registration Act') , 'Lois' (Erica Durance) tells 'Clark' (Tom Welling) it's best to make 'Clark Kent' forgettable and awkward so people don't suspect he's 'The Blur'.

"However, the two are stunned when a fame-hungry superhero from the future, 'Booster Gold' (Eric Martsolf), sweeps into town and begins making saves and posing for press ops, completely winning over the city of 'Metropolis'.

"Booster begins his campaign to take The Blur's place as the 'World's Greatest Superhero' and tries to charm Lois into writing a story about him, but she's not having his antics and begins her own campaign for The Blur.

"During one of Booster's saves, an alien weapon in the form of a scarab falls from a truck and fuses itself to a boy named 'Jaime Reyes' (Jaden Brandt Bartlett), turning him into the 'Blue Beetle'. Unfortunately, Jaime is unable to control the suit and Blue Beetle starts attacking Metropolis..."

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