Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Ned Beatty
Richard Donner (Director), Mario Puzo (Story), Mario Puzo (Screenplay), Leslie Newman (Screenplay)
Release: Dec. 14th, 1978
Runtime: 2 hours, 23 minutes
Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane ? who's in love with Superman. Clark must summon his superhero alter ego when the nefarious Lex Luthor launches a plan to take over the world.
Before today, I never saw any of the Superman movies, and I recently decided to watch all of them before Man of Steel comes out. That includes the most infamous one where he quests for peace. Also, I'...
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Despite this however I had never seen any of the original four Superman films, including this film which kicked it all off; the granddaddy of all superhero movies.
The weak antagonist aside, the movie also leaves much yearning compared to later superhero movies that offered more depth and substance, but I find it hard to complain about a humble, romantic little movie like this that still gave me quite a good time.