Electric Earthquake (1942)

35mm film, Technicolor, 1.37:1
mono, English

An American animated fantasy film directed by Dave Fleischer.

Plot Summary

An insane native American tries to force the return of Manhattan to his people by holding the city to ransom, activating a series of that threaten to destroy the city. He captures Lois Lane and holds her in his underwater hideout while Superman frantically searches for her.


* = uncredited

Directed by: Dave Fleischer
Copyright MCMXLI [1941] by Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Paramount presents a Paramount picture. A Max Fleischer cartoon
Story: Seymour Kneitel, Isidore Sparber
Superman Comic Strip Created by: Jerome Siegel and Joe Shuster
By arrangement with Action Comics and Superman magazines
Animation: A. Arnold Gillespie, Steve Muffati
Musical Arrangement: Sammy Timberg
Stereoptical process and apparatus patented. Patent number 2054414
Western Electric Noiseless Recording

Bud Collyer [Clark Kent/Superman] *
Joan Alexander [Lois Lane] *

Sequel to
Superman (1941)
The Mechanical Monsters (1941)
Billion Dollar Limited (1942)
The Arctic Giant (1942)
The Bulleteers (1942)
The Magnetic Telescope (1942)

Volcano (1942)
Terror on the Midway (1942)
Japoteurs (1942)
Showdown (1942)
Eleventh Hour (1942)
Destruction Inc. (1942)
The Mummy Strikes (1943)
Jungle Drums (1943)
The Underground World (1943)
Secret Agent (1943)



  • The World of Fantasy Films by Richard Myers p.165