Superman

(1978)

Overview

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

  1. Mario Puzo

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Joe Shuster

    Characters

  3. Jerry Siegel

    Characters

  4. Richard Donner

    Director

  5. Leslie Newman

    Screenplay

  6. David Newman

    Screenplay

  7. Tom Mankiewicz

    Writer

  8. Robert Benton

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Christopher Reeve

    Christopher Reeve

    Superman / Clark Kent

  2. Marlon Brando

    Marlon Brando

    Jor-El

  3. Margot Kidder

    Margot Kidder

    Lois Lane

  4. Gene Hackman

    Gene Hackman

    Lex Luthor

  5. Ned Beatty

    Ned Beatty

    Otis

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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 14, 1978
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 23m

Budget $55,000,000.00

Revenue $300,218,018.00

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