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A Seasonal Movie Talk Card from Superman II

Because Gene Hackman (opens in new tab) - who played Lex Luthor in the original Superman (opens in new tab) movie - didn’t actually film any scenes for the sequel, the director Richard Lester (opens in new tab) used scenes originally shot by Richard Donner (opens in new tab) and then filled any gaps with the help of a lookalike and a body double...

If you keep your eyes peeled, it’s not hard to spot the real Hackman from the fake one! (opens in new tab)

Superman II (1980) (opens in new tab)

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