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Smallville: Season 3 (2003-2004)




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Everyone has a future. Clark Kent has a destiny if he's willing to accept and able to master all the awesome powers and responsibilities that come with it.


Tom Welling
as Clark Kent
Kristin Kreuk
as Lana Lang
John Schneider
as Jonathan Kent
Annette O'Toole
as Martha Kent
Sam Jones III
as Pete Ross
John Glover
as Lionel Luthor
Ian Somerhalder
as Adam Knight
Rutger Hauer
as Morgan Edge
Gary Hudson
as Agent Frank Loder
Emmanuelle Vaugier
as Dr. Helen Bryce
James Kirk
as Garrett Davis
Tom Heaton
as Dexter McCallum
Patrick Bergin
as Morgan Edge
Martin Cummins
as Dr. Garner
Nathaniel Arcand
as Jeremiah Holdsclaw
Michael McKean
as Perry White
James N. Kirk
as Garrett Davis
Christopher Reeve
as Dr. Virgil Swann
Gordon Tootoosis
as Prof. Joseph Willowbrook
Tahmoh Penikett
as Vince Davis
Sarah Carter
as Alicia Baker
Dan Payne
as LexCorp Security
Amber Rothwell
as Emily Dinsmore
Ryan Robbins
as Louis Leery Jr.
Terence Stamp
as Voice of Jor-El
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Critic Reviews for Smallville: Season 3

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (2)

Season three perpetuates this same basic approach for most of its episodes as well, but has now managed to add a bit of the darkness that most dramas seem to need to throw out there as they mature.

November 22, 2017 | Rating: 8/10 | Full Review…

Season three was really Lex's year to shine. And I don't mean bland evil genius Lex of later years, but the guy we fell in love with from the beginning.

November 22, 2017 | Full Review…

Smallville works because it plays like a comic book come to life: it's grand, mythical, and action-packed.

October 1, 2003 | Full Review…

The show's third season is by far its darkest, and also its best, with every plot thread cumulating here.

November 22, 2017 | Full Review…
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Notably, the appearance of the late Christopher Reeve combines intrigue with poignancy.

October 18, 2017 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

When Smallville blasted its way into the TV universe, it offered the promise of a unique, coming-of-age take on the Superman story. Now in season 3, the show sometimes delivers on that promise but more often stumbles.

October 1, 2003 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

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