Superman Movies Over The Last 30 Years-winfast

Beauty Superman movies have spanned the last 30 years from 1978 till 2006 thrilling audiences on the big screen all over the world. The movie character, is based on the DC .ic fictional superhero character, introduced in June 1938. Superman the Movie, first opened in 1978. Proving an instant box office hit grossing over $7.5 million in its initial weekend. Christopher Reeve stared in the first four installments playing our superhero, Clark Kent. His famous love, Louis Lane was played by Margot Kidder. The story starts with the destruction of the planet Krypton and a baby sent into space in order to survive. On earth he gains powers from the yellow sun. He is brought up by the Kent’s and be.es a fighter in truth, justice and the American way. In the first film we meet Lex Luthor the worlds greatest criminal of all time. Superman has to put a stop to his crime spree. Superman 2 came only two years later in 1980, because of the huge popularity of the first film the first weekends taking were doubles in America to over 14 million dollars. Again Christopher Reeve stars as the mild mannered reporter for the daily planet having fallen in love with his co worker Louis Lane. In this film he has to battle with three outlaws from his home planet who are intent on taking over earth. Lex Luther escapes from prison and adds a .edy element in offering his aid to the evil super villains. Superman 3 opens in the summer of 1983 grossing over 13 million in its first weekend in America. Christopher Reeve stars once again but this time he has to battle him self when he is split into good superman and bad superman. The modern age is more evident in this film as .puters are introduced as a way to take over the world. Richard Pryor plays Gus Gorman providing the .edy element, as an artful .puter genius. The Quest for Peace, Superman 4, opened in the US in 1987. This installment, however was not an instant hit and only grossed a disappointing $6 million on its first weekend. This film see’s the return of Superman’s arch enemy Lex Luthor, once again played by Gene Hackman. Lex’s latest attempt at world domination and the ultimate demise of Superman, is the invention of Nuclear Man, a clone of superman in order to fight Superman. Good prevails once again and Lex finds himself back in labour camp at the end of the film. The summer of 2006 saw the latest film in the franchise Superman 5, Superman Returns. A hugely anticipated movie, taking a record breaking $52 million in its opening weekend. Brandon Routh is the actor now playing our super hero with the arch villain Lex Luthor played by Kevin Spacey. In this movie superman returns to earth after searching for evidence of his former pla.. He finds Louis Lane still at the Daily Pla. but she has moved on and is now engaged. Lex is up to his normal world domination tricks. He has in his possession Krypton crystals which he is going to use to form his own continent on North America, killing millions. Superman movies always deliver a plot line of good versus evil where a super villain tries to take over the world. The next film in the franchise is planed for December 2012. About the Author: 相关的主题文章: