CLARK DEVELOPS A NEW SUPER POWER – Attempting to stop a robbery, Clark is temporarily blinded when he shoots off a burst of heat vision that is accidentally reflected back into his eyes by a piece of kryptonite and soon realizes his body has developed super-hearing to compensate for his lack of sight. However, as it was in the beginning with his other gifts, Clark doesn’t quite have his new power under control.
CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED SINGER-SONGWRITER JOSH KELLEY PERFORMS – Clark is suspicious when Lana suddenly becomes attracted to a fellow student and begins to act rebelliously, which eventually lands her in jail. Clark’s suspicions are confirmed when he discovers Lana’s new boyfriend has magnetic powers that can move objects and alter human emotions, but when he tries to free Lana from the paranormal hold that is controlling her, she tries to kill him. Meanwhile, Lex discovers Chloe has been delving into Lionel’s past and tries to get her to join forces against his dad.
CLARK DISCOVERS THAT JOR-EL WAS ON EARTH FORTY YEARS AGO – Lana’s great uncle, who was convicted of murdering his wife forty years ago, shows her a picture of the man he believes really killed her aunt, and she is shocked to discover the drifter looks just like Clark. Sure that the man is Jor-El, Clark’s investigation leads him to a kryptonian medallion that allows him to see bits of the past – and the life that Jor-El started for him long before he arrived on Earth.
MICHAEL MCKEAN GUEST STARS AS SUPER JOURNALIST PERRY WHITE – Perry White , a once promising journalist whose career was destroyed by Lionel Luthor, arrives in Smallville in search of alien stories for a tabloid news show. In spite of being constantly inebriated, Perry believes he has witnessed Clark using his extraordinary speed, so he devises a dangerous scheme to expose Clark’s superpowers. Meanwhile, Lex learns that Perry has powerful incriminating evidence of Lionel’s shady past.
CLARK IS SHOT WITH A KRYPTONITE BULLET – Clark discovers someone is hunting people affected by the kryptonite rocks and the killer’s next target is Lex. Clark uses his powers to save Lex, but is caught off guard when the killer learns his weakness and shoots him with a kryptonite bullet.
Airdate: May 6, 2003 Written by Todd Slavkin and Darren Swimmer; Directed by James Marshall Episode Info Gallery (8) Episode Info She’s being haunted by a girl who died six years ago. – Clark LANA IS VISITED BY A GHOST […]
CLARK MEETS HIS MATCH – Clark stumbles upon a robbery of a LuthorCorp truck carrying kryptonite and is stunned to realize he can’t stop the thieves because they are as strong as he is. To keep Clark from going to the police, the thugs attack Jonathan and Martha, leaving Clark feeling powerless and desperate for a way to protect his parents.
CLARK MISUSES HIS POWERS AND CAUSES A SERIOUS INJURY – After Lana is almost assaulted by a college student, Clark loses control and injures the boy. When the Kents are sued for punitive damages that could cost them the farm, Clark begins to question his powers while trying to find a way out of the lawsuit. Meanwhile, Helen’s ex- boyfriend arrives in town intent on winning her back, but when she turns him down, he stabs her, prompting Lex to take the law into his own hands.