You know when moviemakers spoil good films or even entire franchises by ladling on the schmaltz and gorgonzola at exactly the wrong moment? I cite Jar Jar Binks as the primary exhibit. Happily, there is a movement afoot to redress the balance with creative editing.
I'm not saying that Superman II was a great movie, but it wasn't made any better by Superman suddenly developing the hitherto unheard of power of the 'amnesia kiss' to make Lois Lane forget who he really is. So here's the recut. I think it gives Supes a distinctly caddish angle, which can only be a good thing.
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