40 Years Later, How Well Do You Remember Christopher Reeve's "Superman"?

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"I'm here to fight for truth, and justice, and the American way."

Take this movie trivia quiz to see how well you remember "Superman" starring Christopher Reeves, Margot Kidder and Gene Hackman!

 Dec 15, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is Superman's alien name on Planet Krypton?
No-El
Jor-El
Kal-El

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Why does Jor-El send his infant son Kal-El to Earth?
A virus broke out on Krypton
Krypton is running out of water
Krypton’s sun is going to explode

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Where does the spaceship carrying Kal-El crash land?
Littleville, Ohio
Smallville, Kansas
Tinyville, Missouri

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who finds Kal-El and raise him as their own?
Jason and Margaret Kent
Joseph and Mary Kent
Jonathan and Martha Kent

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

From where does Superman get his power?
The moon
The sun
The earth

6 of 18Name This Character:

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Ursa
Jor-El
Non

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the one substance that can weaken Superman’s powers?
Plutonium
Aluminum
Kryptonite

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the one substance Superman's X-ray vision cannot penetrate?
Lead
Platinum
Gold

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does Superman wear to disguise himself as his human alias, Clark Kent?
A wig
Glasses
A fake mustache

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What career does Superman have as Clark Kent?
Salesman
Journalist
Paralegal

11 of 18Name This Character:

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Lara Lor-Van
Martha Kent
Lois Lane

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What newspaper does Clark Kent write for?
The Daily Planet
The Galaxy Sentinel
The Planetary Post

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Superman develops a romantic attraction to his Daily Planet coworker _____.
Chloe Sullivan
Lana Lang
Lois Lane

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is Superman’s headquarters and hideaway called?
The Fortress of Solitude
The Fortress of Fortitude
The Fortress of Altitude

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

How does Lois Lane finally discover that Clark Kent and Superman are one and the same?
He crashes his car
He gets shot
He falls onto a fire

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The villainous _____ directs two missiles to the San-Andreas Fault and Hackensack.
Lex Luthor
General Zod
Officer Mooney

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

How does Superman save Lois from the earthquakes?
He pulls her out of the wreckage before she suffocates
He flies her to safety before her car falls into a crevice
He accelerates around Earth to rewind time

18 of 18Name This Character:

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Jonathan Kent
Lex Luthor
General Zod
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

When Clark Kent was just a baby, his parents sent him away to save him from their dying planet to Earth where he grows up and becomes the greatest superhero his adoptive city has ever had. This 1974 film stars Christopher Reeves as Clark Kent a.k.a. Superman, Margot Kidder as the lovely Lois Lane and Gene Hackman as Lex Luthor in this comic book inspired film that changed the world of cinema. The film earned a Special Achievement Academy Award for Visual Effects and was also nominated for three other awards including Best Sound, Best Film Editing and Best Music, Original Score by the talented John Williams. To this day, “Superman” is considered the first silver screen hero and has continued to inspire heroes of all ages after forty years!