Superman II

(1980)

Overview

Three escaped criminals from the planet Krypton test the Man of Steel's mettle. Led by Gen. 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.

  1. Mario Puzo

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Joe Shuster

    Characters

  3. Jerry Siegel

    Characters

  4. Richard Lester

    Director

  5. Leslie Newman

    Screenplay

  6. David Newman

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Gene Hackman

    Gene Hackman

    Lex Luthor

  2. Christopher Reeve

    Christopher Reeve

    Superman / Clark Kent

  3. Ned Beatty

    Ned Beatty

    Otis

  4. Jackie Cooper

    Jackie Cooper

    Perry White

  5. Sarah Douglas

    Sarah Douglas

    Ursa

Full Cast & Crew

Superman II
Superman II

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Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • June 1, 1981
    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 7m

Budget $54,000,000.00

Revenue $190,458,706.00

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