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Three escaped criminals from the planet Krypton test the Man of Steel's mettle. Led by Gen. Zod, the Kryptonians take control of the White House and partner with Lex Luthor to destroy Superman and rule the world. But Superman, who attempts to make himself human in order to get closer to Lois, realizes he has a responsibility to save the planet.

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Directed by

Richard Lester

Written by

Mario Puzo (Screenplay)
David Newman (Screenplay)
Leslie Newman (Screenplay)
Jerry Siegel (Characters)
Joe Shuster (Characters)

Runtime

127 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

The Man of Steel meets his match!

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Keywords

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