Warner Bros. Pictures | Release Date: December 15, 1978
Summary: An adventure re-told, spanning the Man of Steel's life from his Krypton infancy and Midwest boyhood to his career as Daily Planet reporter Clark Kent and through his titanic struggle with archnemesis Lex Luthor. [Warner Bros.]
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Runtime: 143 min
Rating: Rated PG for peril, some mild sensuality and language.
Production: Alexander Salkind
Genres: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Countries: USA, UK
Language: English
Home Release Date: May 1, 2001
Director Credit
Richard Donner Director
Writer Credit
David Newman Screenplay
Jerry Siegel Creator: Superman
Joe Shuster Creator: Superman
Leslie Newman Screenplay
Mario Puzo Story
Robert Benton Screenplay
Tom Mankiewicz Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Christopher Reeve Superman/Clark Kent
Gene Hackman Lex Luthor
Margot Kidder Lois Lane
Cast Credit
Glenn Ford Pa Kent
Jack O'Halloran Non
Jackie Cooper Perry White
Jeff East Young Clark Kent
Maria Schell Vond-Ah
Marlon Brando Jor-El
Ned Beatty Otis
Phyllis Thaxter Ma Kent
Susannah York Lara
Terence Stamp General Zod
Trevor Howard 1st Elder
Valerie Perrine Eve Teschmacher
Producer Credit
Alexander Salkind Producer
Charles F. Greenlaw Associate Producer
Ilya Salkind Executive Producer
Michael Thau Producer
Pierre Spengler Producer
Richard Lester Producer