Ernie Anderson narrates this look at the making of Richard Donner's blockbuster 1978 film. Behind-the-scenes footage, as well as scenes from the film, reveal just how audiences were able to "believe a man can fly". This program features interviews with key cast and crew. Written by
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The Making of 'Superman: The Movie'
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Aspect Ratio: 1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?
This documentary is featured on the Four-Disc Special Edition DVD for Superman
(1978), released in 2006. See more
The narrator mistakenly mentions that Kirk Alyn
and Noel Neill
, who appear as Lois Lane's parents on the train that the teenage Clark Kent races, were the original Superman and Lois Lane in the movie serials in 1937, one year before Superman made his debut in Action Comics #1. The movie serial that Alyn and Neill appear in, Superman
(1948), was actually distributed by Columbia Pictures in 1948, followed by a second serial, Atom Man vs. Superman
(1950). See more