PG | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The Man of Steel crusades for nuclear disarmament and meets Lex Luthor's latest creation, Nuclear Man.
This film would be the last film in the series and the last "Superman" movie for 19 years. An unofficial 5th film Superman Returns (2006), which ignores "Superman III" and "Superman IV", was released in 2006, 2-years after the death of Christopher Reeve. Brandon Routh replaced Christopher Reeve as Superman/Clark Kent, Kate Bosworth took over the role of Lois Lane from Margot Kidder and Kevin Spacey succeeded Gene Hackman as Lex Luthor.
You can sing later comrade Sinatra.
Cosmonaut: Back at home they told me to sing in space.
During the fight scene on the moon. One shot shows, what appears to be, the US flag torn/tattered. Two minutes later Superman re-stands the flag and it is now clean and fully intact.
In a television version there is a scene in which Superman rescues a child from a tornado, in the mid-west, while chasing after Nuclear Man.
English, Russian, French, Italian
$5,683,122 26 July 1987