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Justice League 2×19-20: “The Secret Society”

November 29, 2010 7 comments

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Written by Stan Berkowitz
Directed by Dan Riba
Originally Aired: November 22, 2003
DVD: Justice League, Season Two

Summary: Gorilla Grodd assembles a team of his own to battle the Justice League, who seem to be falling apart at the seams.

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Justice League 2×17-18: “Hereafter”

May 2, 2010 4 comments

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Written by Dwayne McDuffie
Directed by Butch Lukic
Originally Aired: November 29, 2003
DVD: Justice League, the Complete Series

Summary: Superman is apparently killed, and while the League mourns his loss he has to team up with Vandal Savage to fight killer cockroaches.

Arc Notes: Aquaman is established as the unofficial “eighth member” of the team (explaining his presence at some sessions of the “inner council” of JLU); Vandal Savage’s final appearance; Batman is confirmed to only have part-time membership status. Read more…

Categories: B-plus, Justice League

Justice League 2×14-15: “The Terror Beyond”

April 4, 2010 1 comment

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Written by Dwayne McDuffie
Directed by Butch Lukic
Originally Aired: November 15th 2003
DVD: Justice League The Complete Series

Again, apologies for another long delay – the problem with working on a company laptop is that you tend to lose a lot of things stored on the old laptop.

Summary: The Justice League intervenes when Aquaman and Doctor Fate attempt to exploit Solomon Grundy for a dangerous ritual… but their intervention may place the world in danger in a situation that quickly becomes personal for Hawkgirl.

Arc Notes: Hawkgirl’s real name is confirmed. Solomon Grundy’s first death. Beginning of the Aquaman / Doctor Fate association.

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“Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths”

March 8, 2010 12 comments

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Written by: Dwayne McDuffie
Directed by: Lauren Montgomery & Sam Liu
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Summary: The Justice League meets up with a Lex Luthor from an alternate reality, who has journeyed to their world to convince them to help him overthrow their counterparts’ fascistic rule.

Foreword: Okay, just like the “Comfort and Joy” review, this is going to be written in a style that will eventually slot in with the other episodes (and edited accordingly when I “catch up”). So if by any chance you don’t want to be blatantly clubbed over the head with spoilers about the remainder of the second season of Justice League, don’t make the jump.

Oh, and you may want to clear out some time – I’ve written journal articles shorter than this one.

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Categories: B-plus, Justice League

Justice League 2×13-14: “Eclipsed”

February 22, 2010 Leave a comment

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Written by Joseph Kuhr
Directed by Dan Riba
Originally Aired: November 8th 2003
DVD: Justice League, The Complete Series

Summary: A special forces team tracking down a criminal in the Middle East brings back something other than Gulf War Syndrome – a diamond that possesses all who come in contact with it. Meanwhile, Flash’s attempt at a commercial career doesn’t go well.

Arc Notes: Flash’s energy bars and “standees” show up in the weirdest places over the remainder of the series. Read more…

Categories: B-minus, Justice League

Justice League 2×11-12: “A Better World”

January 29, 2010 6 comments

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Written by Stan Berkowitz
Directed by Dan Riba
Originally Aired: November 1, 2003
DVD: Justice League, The Complete Series, but if for some reason you just want this episode, it’s going to be included as a bonus on the upcoming Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths DVD.

Summary: The Justice League is confronted by their counterparts from an alternate universe, who after a tragedy made the decision to run Earth themselves. Get yourself a coffee for this one, we’re going to be here a while.

Housekeeping: I added a couple of minor points to the past couple of Superman episodes in the respective Background sections. As usual, you can follow Justice League Revisited on Twitter to be informed whenever a new entry is posted.

Arc Notes: Oh, like I’m going to be able to get this in above the jump.

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Categories: A-plus, Justice League

Justice League 2×09-10: “Hearts and Minds”

January 20, 2010 3 comments

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Written by Keith Damron
Directed by Butch Lukic
Originally Aired: October 25, 2003
DVD: Justice League, Season Two

Summary: After a Green Lantern Corps force is shattered by the forces of Despero, John Stewart is forced into close proximity with a former flame as he attempts to contain the threat.

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