The Corner

The Only Movie Dumber Than Superman Iii

From a reader:

In these trying and uncertain times, perhaps you could revisit that cinematic milestone “Superman IV, the quest for peace”. I know, I know, conventional wisdom says it’s perhaps second only to “Batman and Robin” in its eye-bleeding awfulness, but maybe it was ahead of its time. Lotsa WMD talk, Supes at the U.N., Gene Hackman saying noo-kyu-ler through the whole thing.

Anyway, it’d be a hoot to read your take on it.

Just a thought.

Jonah Goldberg — Jonah Goldberg holds the Asness Chair in Applied Liberty at the American Enterprise Institute and is a senior editor of National Review. His new book, The Suicide of The West, is on sale now.

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