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Richard Donner's 1978 film based on the popular DC Comics character, Superman.

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  • Nov 23, 2009
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Arguably, the best superhero film to date, despite its massive reset button of a climax.
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review by . November 30, 2010
This is a great superhero movie, the first movie that attempted to show superman in a serious light, and it definitely worked. The slogan was "You will believe a man can fly" and that's exactly what Richard Donner wanted audiences to do. He wanted them to believe that Christopher Reeve actually could fly, and I definitely did.      The casting for this film is simply terrific. Not only is Christopher Reeve perfect as Superman, Gene Hackman is perfect as Lex Luthor. …
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