Directed by David Carson
This is the first
episode where Clark didn't have to face a Kryptonite villain....
The episode starts off with Clark in metropolis where he
saves a homeless man from an out of control bus. Clark
thinks that no one saw him but there was one witness...
a rouge cop named Faylinn.
Faylinn tries to blackmail Clark into working form him.
The first task Clark has to do is steal some Internal
Affairs files from a safe located in the apartment of
the Head of Internal Affairs. Clark double crosses
Faylinn and drops the safe on top of his car. Faylinn
gains revenge on Clark by framing Jonathan for murder.
Lex is also interested in what information Faylinn is
using against Clerk.
Another major event in this episode is that Victoria, an
ex-love of Lex, comes back to see him to take over
Luthor Corp. In turn Lex proposes a deal to take over
both her company and Luthor Corp.
In the end Faylinn makes a deal with Clark to steal a breastplate
that belonged to Alexander the Great from the Metropolis
museum. On their way to Metropolis Lex follows them to
see what information Faylinn has on Clark. Clark betrays
Faylinn again and throws the breastplate into the
street. Clark discovers he is "faster than a
speeding bullet" when he dodges bullets shot by
Faylinn. When the police come Faylinn gets shot and
dies. The episode ends with Lex watching a security tape
with a dark haired person moving at an extremely high