Three escaped criminals from the planet Krypton test the Man of Steel's mettle. Led by General 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.
Adventure, Action, Science Fiction
United Kingdom, United States of America
Christopher Reeve (Superman / Clark Kent), Margot Kidder (Lois Lane), Gene Hackman (Lex Luthor), Ned Beatty (Otis), Jackie Cooper (Perry White), Sarah Douglas (Ursa), Jack O'Halloran (Non) more..., Valerie Perrine (Eve Teschmacher), Susannah York (Lara), Clifton James (Sheriff), E.G. Marshall (The President), Marc McClure (Jimmy Olsen), Terence Stamp (General Zod), Leueen Willoughby (Leueen), Robin Pappas (Alice), Roger Kemp (Spokesman), Roger Brierley (Terrorist), Anthony Milner (Terrorist), Richard Griffiths (Terrorist), Melissa Wiltsie (Nun), Alain Dehay (Gendarme), Marc Boyle (C.R.S. Man), Alan Stuart (Cab Driver), John Ratzenberger (Controller), Shane Rimmer (Controller), John Morton (Nate), Jim Dowdall (Boris), Angus MacInnes (Prison Warder), Antony Sher (Bell Boy), Elva Mai Hoover (Mother), Hadley Kay (Jason), Todd Woodcroft (Father), John Hollis (Krypton Elder), Gordon Rollings (Fisherman), Peter Whitman (Deputy), Bill Bailey (J.J.), Dinny Powell (Boog), Hal Galili (Man at Bar), Marcus D'Amico (Willie), Richard LeParmentier (Reporter) and others.
Mario Puzo (Screenplay), David Newman (Screenplay), Leslie Newman (Screenplay), Pierre Spengler (Producer), Ken Thorne (Original Music Composer), Geoffrey Unsworth (Director of Photography), John Victor-Smith (Editor) more..., Robert Paynter (Director of Photography), Jerry Siegel (Characters), Joe Shuster (Characters), Maria Monreal (Other), Ilya Salkind (Executive Producer), Mario Puzo (Story), Lynn Stalmaster (Casting), John Barry (Production Design), Peter Murton (Production Design), Colin Chilvers (Special Effects Supervisor), Roy Field (Visual Effects Supervisor), Paul Wilson (Other), Zoran Perisic (Special Effects Supervisor), Denys N. Coop (Other), Geoffrey Helman (Production Manager), Robert Simmonds (Production Manager), David Tomblin (Other), Robert Lynn (Other), Dusty Symonds (Assistant Director), Yvonne Blake (Costume Design), Sue Yelland (Costume Design), Douglas Noakes (Production Accountant), Frans J. Afman (Finance), Cecil F. Ford (Production Supervisor), Tim Hampton (Production Supervisor), Vincent Winter (Production Manager), Maurice Fowler (Supervising Art Director), Charles Bishop (Art Direction), Terry Ackland-Snow (Art Direction), Norman Reynolds (Art Direction), Ernest Archer (Art Direction), Don Sharpe (Sound Editor), Roy Charman (Sound Mixer) and others.
Dovemead Films, Film Export A.G., Warner Bros. Pictures, DC Entertainment, DC Comics
Clark Kent and Lois Lane are at Niagara Falls when a boy falls. Fortunately Superman is around to save the day.