Wealthy businessman Ross Webster discovers the hidden talents of Gus Gorman, a mischievous computer genius. Ross decides to abuse his talents, in a way to help Webster with his plans for economic control. When the man of steel interferes, something must be done about Supes. When Gus' synthetic Kryptonite fails to kill Superman, it turns him in an evil incarnation of his former self. The tar-laced Kryptonite pits man against himself, setting up the Clark vs. Superman battle. Written by
If the world's most powerful computer can control even Superman...no one on earth is safe.
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Did You Know?
According to the writers, the original choice to play Ross Webster was Alan Alda
. They wanted an actor who could be ruthless without losing any charm. Executive producer Ilya Salkind
said in the DVD commentary that his choice was Frank Langella
. Langella later starred as Perry White in Superman Returns
(2006). See more
There is no way that Brad could have heard Gus, who was speaking at a normal level, through the entrance to the wheat processing plant, which had a huge dead air space in between. Brad was shouting at Gus, and only then could Gus hear him. See more
Earth Angel (will you be mine)
Written by Dootsie Williams
, Jesse Belvin
and Gaynel Hodge See more