NR Directed by Richard Donner. Starring George Reeves, Christopher Reeve.

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Thu., March 30, 2000

Superman-ia is a tribute screening of everything Superman. Highlights include Superman’s “Join the Air Force’ commercial, Max Fleischer’s animated Superman cartoons from the Forties; George Reeves, Christopher Reeve, TV episodes, and the original 1978 big-screen epic feature directed by Richard Donner. The program is over three hours long and is presented by Ain’t-It-Cool News. Vintage Superman toys will be provided by Hog Wild Vintage Toys.

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