Superman II

    Movie » Superman II released on June 19, 1981.

    Although Superman II was shot partially in step with the first movie, director Richard Lester replaced Donner behind the camera. The film's plot picks up immediately after the original film. Despite the behind the scenes drama, the film was a box office smash.

    Short summary describing this movie.

    Superman II last edited by aphillips17 on 03/03/24 03:33PM View full history

    Superman faces off against a group of Kryptonian villains that had been captured in the Phantom Zone as well as his old nemesis Lex Luthor. Previous to these problems he reveals his true identity to Lois as he determines that if he is to have a real relationship with her that he must let her know both sides of his life. This further causes him to give up his powers, which occurs at a bad time as this is when the villains choose to strike.


    User reviews Add new review

    5 (2)
    4 (2)
    3 (0)
    2 (0)
    1 (0)
    4.6 stars

    Average score of 4 user reviews

    The Richard Donner Cut 0

    I can't believe it took me this long to finally watch this cut. The introduction by Richard Donner was pretty cool, I'd never even seen him before. Its cool that he finally got to tell his version of the story. And theres a bunch I agree with him on. The movie is pretty similar, but with several good scenes added, while the bad ones got cut. MAJOR SPOILERS BELOWLois & Clark:Lois actually finds out secret identity in a much better way. She sees a picture of superman in the newspaper and draw...

    7 out of 8 found this review helpful.

    The Best Superman Movie 0

    In honor of the release of Man of Steel this Friday, I'm having Superman Week where I review the previous Superman movies. Today, Superman II. Before hoping in, I have to say that you will probably be able to make a drinking game out of how many times I mention how hot Ursa is.The GoodSuperman - Supes was once again very good in this film. Christopher Reeves just does a great job with the character. There were a few corny/cheesey moments/lines, but I think those were intentional.Lois Lane -...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.

    This edit will also create new pages on Comic Vine for:

    Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

    Comment and Save

    Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Comic Vine users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.