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Superman returns to discover his 5-year absence has allowed Lex Luthor to walk free, and that those he was closest to felt abandoned and have moved on. Luthor plots his ultimate revenge that could see millions killed and change the face of the planet forever, as well as ridding himself of the Man of Steel.

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Directed by

Bryan Singer

Written by

Michael Dougherty (Screenplay)
Dan Harris (Screenplay)
Bryan Singer (Story)
Jerry Siegel (Characters)
Joe Shuster (Characters)

Runtime

154 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Cast

Keywords

superhero sequel super power based on comic dc comics saving the world invulnerability lex luthor superhuman strength kryptonite

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Lists

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

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Visual Effects Neil Corbould