Best Movies of Christopher Reeve

Superman (1978)

Aggregate Rating: 212 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 86 | Earnings: $134.22M

An alien orphan is sent from his dying planet to Earth, where he grows up to become his adoptive home's first and greatest superhero.


The Remains of the Day (1993)

Aggregate Rating: 168 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 84 | Earnings: $22.95M

A butler who sacrificed body and soul to service in the years leading up to World War II realizes too late how misguided his loyalty was to his lordly employer.


Superman II (1980)

Aggregate Rating: 164 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 87 | Earnings: $108.20M

Superman agrees to sacrifice his powers to start a relationship with Lois Lane, unaware that three Kryptonian criminals he inadvertently released are conquering Earth.


Deathtrap (1982)

Aggregate Rating: 126 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 54 | Earnings: $17.39M

A Broadway playwright puts murder in his plan to take credit for a student's script.


The Bostonians (1984)

Aggregate Rating: 122 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: null

A Boston feminist and a conservative Southern lawyer contend for the heart and mind of a beautiful and bright girl unsure of her future.


Somewhere in Time (1980)

Aggregate Rating: 104 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 29 | Earnings: null

A Chicago playwright uses self-hypnosis to travel back in time and meet the actress whose vintage portrait hangs in a grand hotel.


Village of the Damned (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 99 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 41 | Earnings: $9.42M

A small town's women give birth to unfriendly alien children posing as humans.


Superman III (1983)

Aggregate Rating: 98 | Imdb: 4 | Metascore: 42 | Earnings: $60.00M

Synthetic kryptonite laced with tobacco tar splits Superman in two: good Clark Kent and bad Man of Steel.


A Step Toward Tomorrow (1996)

Aggregate Rating: 69 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A divorcee moves her family cross-country to take her paralyzed son to a pioneer neurosurgeon.


Above Suspicion (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 68 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A paralyzed cop takes advantage of the sympathy he attracts in order to get rid of his cheating wife and her lover.


Morning Glory (1993)

Aggregate Rating: 66 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

An ex-convict who is on parole is accused of murdering a loose woman in the town where he works.


Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987)

Aggregate Rating: 65 | Imdb: 3 | Metascore: 22 | Earnings: $15.68M

The Man of Steel crusades for nuclear disarmament and meets Lex Luthor's latest creation, Nuclear Man.


Street Smart (1987)

Aggregate Rating: 64 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $1.12M

A New York journalist lies when his fake story about a pimp describes a real pimp up for murder.


Switching Channels (1988)

Aggregate Rating: 59 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $9.13M

A television news chief courts his anchorwoman ex-wife with an eleventh-hour story.


Speechless (1994)

Aggregate Rating: 57 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $20.66M

Two political speechwriters fall in love before they find out they are working for candidates on opposite sides.


The Aviator (1985)

Aggregate Rating: 55 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A 1920s mail pilot and a rich man's daughter crash-land on a mountain full of hungry wolves.


Monsignor (1982)

Aggregate Rating: 50 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

An ambitious priest seduces a nun and leads the Vatican into shady business during and after World War II.