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Season Four Episode Guide
1. Lord of
the Flys (September 22, 1996)
Lois is having trouble adjusting to life without Clark and thinks she is
going crazy because she keeps seeing Clark in her mind. Clark goes to
New Krypton, but then finds out that evil Lord Nor has gone back to take
over the earth, starting with Smallville. Superman must go back to save
Earth and defeat Lord Nor. After learning that Clark (Kal-El) is back on
Earth, Lord Nor captures Clark's parents.
Earth (September 29, 1996)
Clark is convicted of treason by the Elder's Tribunal and is banished
from the earth. But Ching finds a loophole that allows Clark to settle
the dispute by fighting Lord Nor. As Superman fights Lord Nor, the
military plans to kill all the Kryptonians, including Superman, with
Kryptonite gas. Superman defeats Lord Nor, and survives the gas because
most of it is absorbed by Lord Nor's men. Zara and Ching return to rule
New Krypton. Clark proposes to Lois again.
to God, This Time We're Not Kidding [Wedding] (October 6, 1996)
Lois and Clark plan for their big day...again. But Myrtle Beech, aka The
Wedding Destroyer, has other plans. She blames the happy couple for
sending her to prison and is bent on getting revenge. Myrtle plans to
use a rigged ring to kill Lois, but Clark convinces her not to kill
Lois. Later, Lois and Clark fly off in search of the perfect place for
their wedding. Once there, the find Perry, Jimmy, their parents and a
mysteriously familiar man named Mike, who performs the ceremony.
Soul Mates (October 13, 1996)
Just before Lois and Clark are able to consummate their marriage, H.G.
Wells returns to tell them that they are soul mates, linked through
time, and that they have been cursed so that if they do consummate their
marriage, Lois will die. They travel through time and meet up with
Tempus, who was the one that cast the curse. They break the curse and
restore the present timeline.
Brutal Youth (October 20,1996)
After Lois moves into Clark's apartment, they realize they will need a
bigger place and start shopping for a house. Dr. Klien tells Lois that
Clark will live much longer than her, which causes Lois to be
overwhelmed with fear. Meanwhile, Vera Duetson has invented a device
that transplants youth, and Jimmy has been exposed to the device.
Superman, who is immune to the device, agrees to use his energy to save
People v. Lois Lane (October 27, 1996)
While Lois and Clark are moving into their new home, Lois goes out to
meet a former informant of hers. The informant is shot and Lois is
holding the gun. She is arrested and later convicted of murder.
Lois Walking (November 10, 1996)
Superman breaks Lois out of jail and while on the run they must try to
find out who is framing Lois.
and Carol and Lois and Clark (November 17, 1996)
Lois and Clark meet Bob and Carol, a couple who seems to share all their
interests. But, of course, things aren't always what they seem. Bob and
Carol were research scientists and Bob was involved in a freak accident
at work that causes him to be magnetic. Carol invented a suit that helps
him control his magnetic powers and Bob took on the identity of
Deathstroke. They sued the company they worked for, but were denied
compensation, so they decided to go after the guy that owned the
company. Lois just happens to be their ticket in to him because she is
doing an interview with him. Superman stops their assassination attempt
by destroying Deathstroke's costume with his heat vision.
(November 24, 1996)
Con-man Herbie Saxe (Drew Carey) is trying to buy up all the houses on
the block, but the Kent's won't sell. So, Herbie tries to make them
think their house in haunted, and in the meantime conjures up a real
ghost named Katie (Kathy Kinney). Because the Kent's seem so happy,
Katie ends up possessing Lois's body. Clark and Herbie work together to
find Katie's murderer. Once they do, they convince Katie to release
Lois's body and move on to "the other side".
the Presses (December 8, 1996)
Perry is promoted and temporarily promotes Lois to Editor-In-Chief. This
puts a strain on Lois and Clark's marriage. Ethan Press wants to kill
Superman and is using his computer wiz brother find Superman's
weaknesses by hacking into Superman's medical records. Ethan and his
brother trap Superman in a dark nuclear silo and weaken him with a
nuclear explosion and a quantum disrupter, but Superman manages to tear
open the roof of the silo, therefore restoring his strength with the
sun's energy. Perry decides he misses the newsroom, so he and Lois go
back to their old jobs.
the Night Before Mxymas (December 15, 1996)
Mr. Mxyzptlk (Howie Mandel), an imp from the fifth dimension, comes to
Metropolis on Christmas Eve and creates a time loop causing the day to
repeat itself over and over. But only Superman is outside the loop and
knows what is going on and the people of Metropolis are feeling more and
more hopeless each time the day repeats. Mxyzptlk tells Superman that if
he will leave Earth forever, hope will be returned to those he loves.
Superman refuses, which helps Lois to be pulled from the loop. When Lois
and Superman trick Mxyzptlk into saying his name backward, he is sent
back to the fifth dimension.
Lethal Weapon (January 5, 1997)
Clark's powers are out of control because of exposure to red kryptonite,
which seems to affect him differently every time he's exposed to it.
He's ordered by the mayor not to use his powers. Meanwhile, Perry
White's son, Jerry is back in Metropolis and is showering his dad with
gifts. Lois and Jimmy discover that Jerry has the red kryptonite and
that he's been using to neutralize Superman during robberies, from which
Jerry gets a percentage of the proceeds. Jerry is hired by Mr. Gadget
and his son who plan to destroy Metropolis with a sonic device if they
don't get a billion dollars. The mayor asks for Superman's help in
stopping them, but sends guards with him armed with a green kryptonite
bullet in case Superman's powers go awry again. As Superman attempts to
destroy the device, the police think he is out of control again and use
the green kryptonite bullet on him. Lois warns Superman and he is only
grazed by the bullet, but they find that the green kryptonite
neutralizes the red kryptonite.
Lies and Videotape (January 19, 1997)
Superman is framed by a philanthropist and tabloid newspaper owner who
is jealous because Superman won the International Peace Prize. When one
of the tabloid's reporters takes photos of Superman and Lois in an
intimate embrace, it causes a huge media scandal. Clark struggles with
the possibility that he may have to reveal his secret identity when the
middle eastern peace talks he is mediating fail because of the scandal.
Lois and Jimmy reveal that the photos were faked, so Superman's secret
John Doe (March 2, 1997)
Tempus is back and he plans to plunge the world into a thousand years of
darkness. Using the name John Doe, and a "subliminator", a device from
the future that plants subliminal messages in the minds of the masses by
using the telephone system, he runs for President and convinces people
to vote for him by telling that "John Doe is a darn nice guy". After
winning the election in a landslide, Tempus tricks Superman into
stepping into a time window, and when Tempus touches the window, it
spins off into eternity, leaving Lois behind crying for Superman.
and Clarks (March 9, 1997)
Tempus continues his quest for world domination. H.G. Wells, alerted by
the disappearance of utopia in the future, returns to make sure that
Superman is alright. When Lois tells him what happened, Wells goes to an
alternate dimension to bring "alternate" Clark back to help. This
Superman finds and destroys the subliminator, and, when Tempus threatens
nuclear war, alternate Superman stops him. Wells and Lois use Wells'
time machine to find and rescue the real Clark.
Superman (March 16, 1997)
Penny, a young woman obsessed with Superman, thinks she has discovered
Superman's true identity and it is none other than Jimmy Olsen. She
makes a date with Jimmy, and he realizes that she's only interested in
Superman, but doesn't correct her mistake. Meanwhile, Penny's boss,
Garret Grady, is working feverishly to activate a satellite weapon that
the government is trying to destroy. He kidnaps Penny and Lois and when
Jimmy tries to rescue them, he gets nabbed too. Grady tells Superman to
fly into space to activate the satellite or else. Superman destroys the
satellite, captures Grady and saves Lois, Penny and Jimmy.
Faster than a Speeding Vixen (Part 1) (April 12, 1997)
Leslie Luckabee takes over ownership of the Daily Planet and a
mysterious "Super Vixen" begins "helping" Superman fight crime in
Metropolis. But it soon becomes apparent that she has no regard for
human life when she begins killing the bad guys instead of capturing
them. Vixen is working for a disfigured man named Troll, who lives in an
abandoned subway station and is
determined to rebuild Lex Luthor's financial empire. Lois and Clark
discover that Vixen is responsible for the disappearance of several
missing CEO's. Luckabee is
to be Vixen's next victim. Vixen is revealed to be a robot and is
destroyed by Superman after she captures Luckabee, who we discover is
working with Troll. Lois and Clark discuss having children.
Shadow of a Doubt (Part 2) (April 19, 1997)
Leslie Luckabee tries to come between Lois and Clark and continues to
work with the Troll to rebuild Lex Luthor's empire. Meanwhile, there is
a shadow creature lurking in Metropolis who is working for the Troll
because he believes the Troll can cure him. When he finds out that this
isn't true, he plans to get even by going after Lois. He is destroyed by
Superman when he attacks Lois. Lois and Clark discover that Luckabee is
Lex Luthor's son. Luckabee and the Troll find Lex Luthor's final
message, which tells them that Clark Kent is Superman.
From the Past (Part 3) (April 26, 1997)
Lois and Clark discover that Leslie Luckabee was hired by the disfigured
Troll to impersonate him in the outside world. The Troll is really Lex
Jr. and he is determined to finish what his father couldn't, to kill
Superman and marry Lois. He takes control of Lois's mind and she leaves
Clark, telling him that she wants a divorce. Lois and Leslie enjoy a
romantic dinner together, but when Leslie doesn't follow orders, Lex Jr.
shoots him. When Superman shows up, Lex Jr. threatens to detonate a bomb
unless Superman becomes a Lex Corp employee and lets him marry Lois.
Superman freezes Lois's body, making Lex Jr. think she is dead so Lex
Jr. sets off the bomb. The bomb presumably kills Lex Jr. Superman
repairs the damage done by the bomb and then revives Lois.
Got You Under My Skin (May 31, 1997)
Woody Samms, a man who is wanted by the mob, uses a stone to trade
bodies with Clark. Once he figures out that he's Superman, he doesn't
want to give his new body up. Clark, who is now powerless, must run from
the mob and try to convince Lois that he is trapped in another man's
body. Woody finally gives Clark his body back so that Superman can save
Woody's daughter Becky.
Story (June 7, 1997)
A toymaker kidnaps children from orphanages so he can make them happy.
When he discovers that the company that fired him is using one of his
inventions, The Reintegrator, to make money, he gets upset and
starts kidnapping the children of the company's Board of Directors. And
because Dr. Klein had been working to perfect the device, the toymaker
kidnaps Dr. Klein too. When Lois touches a toy with Reintegrator
effects, she is transported to the toymaker's workshop where the
children are. Lois manages to get a message to Clark, who rescues
everyone. Lois, with the help of Martha, decides she is ready to be a
mother. Perry places a lonely hearts ad in the paper and it is answered
by his wife, Alice.
Family Hour (June 14, 1997)
Lois and Clark find out from Dr. Klein that they cannot have children,
so they decide to tell Lois's father, Dr. Sam Lane, about Clark's secret
to see if there is any hope that Dr. Klein is wrong. Meanwhile, Dr.
Fathead Mensa has escaped from prison and is bent on getting revenge on
all who have betrayed him. He's spent the last five years practicing
advanced mental techniques including telekinesis. After being threatened
by Mensa, Sam's lab assistant, Misha, drugs Sam to find out what he is
working on and learns that Clark is Superman. Lois and Clark visit an
adoption agency, but are told that it is unlikely that a child will be
placed with them because of their dangerous lifestyle. Mensa kidnaps
Lois and Clark's parents and plans to use a machine that boosts
brainwaves on them, but because the machine isn't ready, it ends up
zapping all their bad memories, including the knowledge that Clark is
Superman, from everyone including Sam. As Lois and Clark lie in bed
discussing their options on having kids, they hear something downstairs.
When they go down to investigate, they find a baby in a cradle with a
note saying that the child belongs to them.
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