Superman II (1980)

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The three outlaws from Krypton descend to Earth to confront the Man of Steel in a cosmic battle for world supremacy.

Directed By Richard Lester Richard Lester Starring Gene Hackman Gene Hackman  •  Christopher Reeve Christopher Reeve  •  Ned Beatty Ned Beatty  •  Jackie Cooper Jackie Cooper  •  Margot Kidder Margot Kidder Genres Action  •  Adventure  •  Alien Invasion Films  •  Based-on-Comics  •  Science Fiction  •  Sci-Fi Action  •  Superhero Film Studios &
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Superman  •  DC Comics  •  StudioCanal  •  Saturn Award for Best Science Fiction Film Winning  •  Saturn Award for Best Science Fiction Film Nominated  •  Wizard World Louisville 2014
Release Info 1980-12-04T00:00:00Z December 4, 1980
Color  •  127 minutes PG Rated PG
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kookio

kookio on 10/12/2011 Reply  · 

Terrence Stamp, Sarah Douglas, Valerie Perrine, Susannah York & E.G. Marshall also starred in this film.

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silenttom

silenttom on 8/4/2012 Reply  · 

Can we please get the Richard Donner Cut as a different movie page? I know it's a recut of this film, but it's much different (and WAY better, IMO) than this version. Plus, the battle of which is better would be interesting to see unfold.

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Caesar

Caesar on 4/14/2013 Reply  · 

General Zod, baby. Now HE'S a supervillain.

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JC13

JC13 on 2/19/2016 Reply  · 

I watched both versions today and honestly preferred the theatrical cut, though both have plenty of problems.

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Eagleskywalker87

Eagleskywalker87 on 7/21/2017 Reply  · 

First two acts: As good as the first. Third act: a sign for how awful the series was going to get. (Why do some great films have incredibly underwhelming climaxs? Superman 2, Mystic River, Thunderball and Silence of the Lambs)

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