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Based on 11 Critics
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  • Superman is a pure delight, a wondrous combination of all the old-fashioned things we never really get tired of: adventure and romance, heroes and villains, earthshaking special effects, and -- you know what else? Wit. show more

  • Estimates of the movie's costs range between $35-and $70-million; whatever the price, it was not too much to pay. As gods go, Superman is one of the godliest; his movie is one of the best. show more

  • There's no doubt that it's a flawed movie, but it's one of the most wonderfully entertaining flawed movies made. show more

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similar movies

  • Superman II (1980)

  • Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)

  • Superman III (1983)

  • Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut (1980)

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