It's a bird, it's a plane, no, it's Superman, the 1978 classic action-adventure, based from DC Comics, about an alien orphan from the planet Krypton, Clark Kent (Christopher Reeve). In his reporting for the Daily Planet in Metropolis, Clark finds himself becoming Superman in order to save various people and his love Lois Lane (Margot Kidder) with his superpowers but, finds Lex Luthor (Gene Hackman), his worst enemy, hot on his trail. Become Superman yourself with Superman t-shirts, costumes, and Pajamas from 80sTees!
Superman originally could not fly. His powers only allowed him “to leap over tall buildings in a single bound”. Animators asked for it to be changed because it was too challenging to show him leaping. Flying was deemed easier, so this power was added.