Superman ver1

Theatrical release poster

Superman is a 1978 superhero film starring Christopher Reeve, Glenn Ford, Marlon Brando, Margot Kidder, Gene Hackman, Jackie Cooper and Ned Beatty.


After the Planet Kypton explodes, a baby named Jor-El lands to Earth and makes his secret identity Clark Kent and becomes Superman.

Why It's Better Than Superman III and Superman IV: Quest for Peace

  1. It was the first film in the franchise.
  2. The cast do a superb job in both acting and film wise
  3. Roger Ebert gave it a 4 star review and did the same for Superman II.
  4. Superb special effects.
  5. The film was a box office smash hit, unlike III and IV.