The Arctic Giant (1942)

35mm film, “in Technicolor”, 1.37:1
mono, English

An American animated science fiction film directed by Dave Fleischer. The film is the fourth of the seventeen made in the 1940s.

Plot Summary

A frozen Tyrannosaurus is found in and taken to the USA. Once there, it thaws out and goes on the rampage. Only Superman can save the day.


Directed by: Dave Fleischer
© MCMXLII [1942] by Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Paramount presents a Max Fleischer cartoon [opening credits]. A Paramount picture [end credits]
Story: Bill Turner, Tedd Pierce
Superman comic strip created by Jerome Siegel and Joe Shuster
Animation: Willard Bowsky, Reuben Grossman
Musical Arrangement: Sammy Timberg
Western Electric Noiseless Recording
Stereotopical process and apparatus patented. Patent number 2054414
By arrangement with Action Comics and Superman Magazines

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


Sequel to
Superman (1941)
The Mechanical Monsters (1941)
Billion Dollar Limited (1942)

The Bulleteers (1942)
The Magnetic Telescope (1942)
Electric Earthquake (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)