Show Business: Here Comes Superman!!!

It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a film that's fun for everyone

In May 1974, at 5:30 in the afternoon, cocktail time at the Cannes Film Festival, an airplane flew over the strip of beach trailing a long banner announcing a new movie called Superman. In May

1975, three planes flew along the beach, and the announcement was repeated. In

1976, same time, same place, same message¬óbut now there were five planes, two helicopters and one blimp buzzing above the overpriced

sand, and in the water opposite the Carlton Hotel, where the big-money deals are...

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