Episode 15

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14th Apr 2021

The Pre-Crisis Origin Across Time and Media

Host Anthony Desiato digs into the various tellings of Superman's PRE-CRISIS origin with guest Rich Roney, examining comic book stories from the Golden, Silver, and Bronze Ages, as well as the radio show, Fleischer cartoon, 1942 novel, Kirk Alyn movie serial, George Reeves television series, and Richard Donner movie.

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About the Podcast

Digging for Kryptonite: A Superman Fan Journey
From the Host of My Comic Shop History
Host Anthony Desiato (My Comic Shop History) takes flight with an ongoing podcast series exploring Superman! Digging for Kryptonite is an examination of Krypton's Last Son across time and media, with deep dives into the creative visions, character elements, eras, and individual stories that have shaped the Man of Steel and the larger DC Universe for more than 80 years. New episodes every Tuesday.
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Anthony Desiato

Anthony Desiato, owner and founder of Flat Squirrel Productions, is a lifelong Superman fan, documentary filmmaker (MY COMIC SHOP COUNTRY), and podcaster. He hosts a network of podcasts including: DIGGING FOR KRYPTONITE, ANOTHER EXCITING EPISODE IN THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN, SUMMONING THE ZORDS, and MY COMIC SHOP HISTORY.