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6) The TV show, “Smallville” attempts to remediate comic books. “Smallville” is based on the DC superhero, Superman, and tries to reveal Clark Kent’s younger years. Smallville attempts to “refashion the older medium while still marking the presence of the older media” (46), by doing the things that can’t be done in the comics: things like building character development and relationships. The TV show also imports characters from the DC universe into the show, characters like Cyborg and the Flash.