2. "Superman" (1978): It's essentially the first real superhero film (let's not count 1966's "Batman") and still an irresistable piece of entertainment. The unknown Christopher Reeve seemed like a miracle as the Man of Steel, while Gene Hackman made for a deliciously evil Lex Luthor. Superman's biggest triumph, of course, was winning over Lois Lane (Margot Kidder). Such romance! They don't make 'em like this anymore. (Credit: TMS & DC Comics Inc.)


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