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Superman II (19-Jun-1981)

Director: Richard Lester

Writers: Mario Puzo; David Newman; Leslie Newman

Music Composed and Conducted by: Ken Thorne

Producer: Pierre Spengler

Keywords: Action/Adventure, Comic Book, Superman, Explosions

Superman will voluntarily relinquish his super powers to marry Lois Lane, though his timing is unfortunate as three notorious criminals from planet Krypton manage to escape from the Phantom Zone where they have been exiled. Portions filmed concurrently with Superman (1978); Richard Donner was fired and Richard Lester brought in, whose vision differed substantially from Donner's. Footages from both directors were blended into Superman II, and it shows.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Ned Beatty
Actor
6-Jul-1937   Deliverance
Jackie Cooper
Actor
15-Sep-1922 3-May-2011 Jackie in Our Gang
Sarah Douglas
Actor
12-Dec-1952   Pamela Lynch on Falcon Crest
Richard Griffiths
Actor
31-Jul-1947 28-Mar-2013 The History Boys
Gene Hackman
Actor
30-Jan-1930   The Conversation
Clifton James
Actor
29-May-1921   Sheriff J. W. Pepper
Margot Kidder
Actor
17-Oct-1948   Lois Lane in Superman
Eugene Lipinski
Actor
5-Nov-1956   Lloyd Manning on Da Vinci's Inquest
E. G. Marshall
Actor
18-Jun-1910 24-Aug-1998 Juror #4, 12 Angry Men
Marc McClure
Actor
31-Mar-1957   Superman: The Movie
Jack O'Halloran
Actor
8-Apr-1943   Non in Superman
Valerie Perrine
Actor
3-Sep-1943   Slaughterhouse Five
John Ratzenberger
Actor
6-Apr-1947   Postman Cliff Clavin on Cheers
Christopher Reeve
Actor
25-Sep-1952 10-Oct-2004 Superman
Terence Stamp
Actor
22-Jul-1939   KNEEL TO ZOD
Susannah York
Actor
9-Jan-1941 14-Jan-2011 They Shoot Horses, Don't They?

CAST

Gene Hackman   ...   Lex Luthor
Christopher Reeve   ...   Superman / Clark Kent
Starring
Ned Beatty   ...   Otis
Jackie Cooper   ...   Perry White
Sarah Douglas   ...   Ursa
Margot Kidder   ...   Lois Lane
Jack O'Halloran   ...   Non
Valerie Perrine   ...   Eve Teschmacher
Susannah York   ...   Lara
with
Clifton James   ...   Sheriff
E. G. Marshall   ...   The President
Marc McClure   ...   Jimmy Olsen
Terence Stamp   ...   General Zod
Leueen Willoughby   ...   Leueen
Robin Pappas   ...   Alice
Roger Kemp   ...   Spokesman
Roger Brierley   ...   Terrorist
Anthony Milner   ...   Terrorist
Richard Griffiths   ...   Terrorist
Melissa Wiltsie   ...   Nun
Alain Dehay   ...   Gendarme
Marc Boyle   ...   C.R.S. Man
Alan Stuart   ...   Cab Driver
John Ratzenberger   ...   Controller
Shane Rimmer   ...   Controller
John Morton   ...   Nate
Jim Dowdell   ...   Boris
Angus McInnes   ...   Prison Warder
Antony Sher   ...   Bell Boy
Elva May Hoover   ...   Mother
Hadley Kay   ...   Jason
Todd Woodcroft   ...   Father
John Hollis   ...   Krypton Elder
Gordon Rollings   ...   Fisherman
Peter Whitman   ...   Deputy
Bill Bailey   ...   J. J.
Dinny Powell   ...   Boog
Hal Galili   ...   Man at Bar
Marcus D'Amico   ...   Willie
Richard Parmentier   ...   Reporter
Don Fellows   ...   General
Michael J. Shannon   ...   President's Aide
Tony Sibbald   ...   Presidential Imposter
Tommy Duggan   ...   Diner Owner
Pamela Mandell   ...   Waitress
Pepper Martin   ...   Rocky
Eugene Lipinski   ...   Newsvendor
Cleon Spencer   ...   Kid
Carl Parris   ...   Kid

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