The scene where Griffin's father, played by Harold Gould
, pretends to be a painter to gain access to Metropolis Power and Light is a duplication of a scene he played in The Sting
(1973) 20 years earlier where he pretends to be a painter to gain access to a telegraph office See more
...the police are looking for the Prankster, and Superman, I'm sure is on the job, so the President would probably be safer here in Metropolis than he would be in the White House.
And what would you know about the White House, ma'am?
N-nothing. Nothing. I-I was just... sample, you know? Could've said 'safer than a bug in a rug', or... 'two peas in a pod'...
Are you on any type of medication, ma'am?