An alien orphan is sent from his dying planet to Earth, where he grows up to become his adoptive home's first and greatest superhero.

You'll believe a man can fly.

Release date
December 21 1978
The planet krypton is doomed. only one man, jor-el, knows it, and rockets his infant son to refuge on a distant world called earth. As jor-el'sson grows to manhood, he learns he possesses super-powers he must hide from the ordinary mortals around him. and so, he disguises himself as Clark Kent, mild-mannered reporter.

Christopher Reeve ... Clark Kent/Superman

Gene Hackman ... Lex Luthor

Jackie Cooper ... Perry White

Margot Kidder ... Lois Lane

Marlon Brando ... Jor-El

Terence Stamp ... General Zod

Valerie Perrine ... Eve Teschmacher

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