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Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane. Clark must summon his superhero alter-ego when the nefarious Lex Luthor launches a plan to take over the world.

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Directed by

Richard Donner

Written by

Mario Puzo (Screenplay)
Leslie Newman (Screenplay)
Robert Benton (Screenplay)
David Newman (Screenplay)
Tom Mankiewicz (Writer)
Joe Shuster (Characters)
Jerry Siegel (Characters)

Runtime

143 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

You'll Believe a Man Can Fly!

Cast

Keywords

journalist superhero super power criminal based on comic dc comics aftercreditsstinger saving the world crime fighter sabotage nuclear missile galaxy north pole superhuman strength save the day midwest kryptonite

Photos

Lists

#685 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#174 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#97 on The 100 best sci-fi movies TimeOut

Edgar Wright's 1000 favorite movies Edgar Wright

Awards

Special Achievement Award Les Bowie

Oscar nomination for Best Sound Roy Charman

Oscar nomination for Best Film Editing

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Original Score John Williams