Filming & Production You will bow down before me, Jor-EI. What am I gonna do with you people, huh? He switched it, did it to them! Constantly. : Zod is the only son of Cor-Zod, formerly the head of the Kryptonian Council and legendary politician leader. We all have them, my dear. That's whey the lights were on out here... while he was safe in there! Kneel before Zod!" : : General Zod General Zod has proven to be stronger than Superman. I always win. Your powers are identical to mine. General Zod Why do you say this to me when you know I will kill you for it? The recent reintroduction of Zod into DC comics continuity (Coauthored by Richard Donner and Geoff Johns) shares largely the same basic backstory as the movie version. Look, Superman, I got a proposition for you. : Superman II is the 1980 sequel to the 1978 film Superman. : These humans are beginning to bore me. Commissioner Zod reviews, and at the instruction of the Council, usually rejects the inventions and theories brought forth by Jor-El. General Dru-Zod is a general in the Kryptonian Army. Kryptonian Elder #2 The most probable inspiration for Zod is the Biblical character of Lucifer, also known as Satan or the Devil. Come to me, son of Jor-El, kneel before Zod! So THIS is Superman! French Terrorists (Single appearance) (Theatrcal Cut) 9. Heâs a criminal and his motivations are simple: he wants you to kneel, preferably before him. [pointing] Enough of this! : | Through the actions of Clark and Brainiac, Zod is freed. Your General wishes to speak. This was temporarily successful until Lex Luthor rescued Superman, gave him a blast of yellow solar radiation to regain his powers, and worked to restore the sun. So I was yesterday. You came to me with nothing, and I gave you Superman! But we are three. Sentimental idiot! : 2. In this incarnation, he is also known as Commissioner Dru-Zod who is head of the Commission for Technology Acceptance. : Technical Specs. In the Ninth season Episode Kandor through a series of flashbacks we find out that Zod and Jor-El were once close friends. The most probable inspiration for Zod is the Biblical character of Lucifer, also known as Satan or the Devil. : Superman II is a 1980 superhero film directed by Richard Lester and written by Mario Puzo and David and Leslie Newman from a story by Puzo based on the DC Comics character Superman.It is the second installment in the Superman film series and a sequel to Superman (1978). If not, the millions of Earthlings you protect shall pay for your defiance... beginning with this one. In Superman II (1980) does Superman kill General Zod according to A: your memory, B: the scene? In the novel The Last Days of Krypton by Kevin J. Anderson, General Zod appears as the main antagonist. But instead of crushing Zod's hand as in the movie, Clark takes the opportunity to press the crystal into it, evicting Zod from Lex's body and sending him back into the Phantom Zone (in another allusion to the movie, the face of Zod's spirit as it is forced out of Lex strongly resembles that of Terence Stamp as Zod). General Zod I'm full of good. : ... Take my hand, and swear eternal loyalty to Zod. The Son of Jor-El! Superman Menu. Krypton Elder And now, finally... [motions for the Man of Steel to kneel before him, which Superman does]. Come forward. Oh God. : Brainiac had earlier injected Lex Luthor with a vaccine that granted him Kryptonian superpowers, and therefore, Lex was to be the vessel for Zod's consciousness. Zod slides into a chasm below. It makes use of footage directed by Richard Lester to make a complete story. : Christopher Reeve as Kal-El / Superman; Margot Kidder as Lois Lane; Gene Hackman as Lex Luthor; Terrence Stamp as General Zod; Reception. Watch it, don't touch me! I expect better manners from my guests, Zod. Superman agrees to sacrifice his powers to marry Lois Lane, unaware that three Kryptonian criminals he inadvertently released are conquering Earth. What bravery. No one who leads so many could possibly kneel so quickly. General Zod is a disgraced Kryptonian military leader, and a significant adversary to the House of El. :  Assim como o Superman, é um dos kryptonianos sobreviventes à destruição de seu planeta natal, e assim possui os mesmos poderes que Superman. I wish I knew. Lançamento: 1980 Duração: 127 min. : : General Zod Somehow owing their freedom to the landing on Earth of Dru-Zod and Ursa's son, after a brief stop to the newly restored Fortress of Solitude to gain information from Jor-El's projection they fly to Metropolis, where Ursa confronts Lois to win her unwilling son back and Zod sends Kal-El to the Phantom Zone after freeing the other Kryptonian inmates. Before Zod is imprisoned, he attempts to persuade Jor-El to block the council's action, as it required a unanimous decision. Ursa Ursa General Zod More Trivia from Superman II I told you this was a puny planet. In the episode "Solitude", Milton Fine, the human identity of the Kryptonian artificial intelligence known as Brainiac, persuades Clark to take him to the Fortress of Solitude. : : : After regaining his powers, Superman overpowers Zod, throwing him into an icy crevasse where he disappears into the mist. Too late. General Lex Luthor 3. : ... - General Zod: Come to me, Superman! General Zod Now, rise before Zod. Superman : Where is he? But yeah the Donner Cut of Superman II â¦ He was the head of the Kryptonian military in an artificial reality created by Brainiac 13. Ursa : You will bow down before me, Jor-El! Blow them a kiss. : Zod moves his capital city to Xan City, formerly inhabited by Jax-Ur, a warlord responsible for a very dark period in Kryptonian history. No style at all! This rebellion was short-lived and the rebels were set to be executed. : has become part of pop culture.. : : 1. Recent portrayals of the character are somewhat closer to his normal characterization. Ursa [just before using heat vision on Metropolis] Qualidade de Áudio: 10 Qualidade de Vídeo: 10 Prêmios: 3 vitórias e 7 indicações. : On this planet! His death is reversed when Superman turns time back to restore the damage caused by Zod, and he and his gang are reimprisoned in the Phantom Zone. General Zod : [rips the ribbons off a general's uniform]. Revenge! He has powers as we do? You kept everything pure and simple. Ursa Jimmy Olsen Superman, this wasn't my idea...! General Zod [Using his heat vision, he breaks off the entire side of a nearby building and catches it with both hands] [after using heat vision on a snake] : Or all of his cities will end up like this one. General Zod Ursa The whole planet Earth. [picking up the stunned astronaut] Hey, I was with you all the time! : General Zod General Zod Who will never become a man! Who else is seeing this? Moments before Krypton's destruction, Val, Kara, Kal-Eland another child managed to escape and survive their planet's destruction thanks to Jor-El and Lara. : Kryptonian Elder #3 : : A lying weasel like you couldn't resist the chance. General Zod : Kryptonian Elder #3 [watching an Army helicopter] : Come to me, Superman! Kryptonian Elder #4 Lex Luthor He and his group of foot soldiers, some of which included Mala. : Did you see the way they fell into our trap? President Ursa Thank you. Introduced in the twelve-issue For Tomorrow (Superman #204-#215) storyline, written by Brian Azzarello and penciled by Jim Lee, this Zod resides in the Phantom Zone alone and resents Superman for tampering with it. [nods] Scruffy. Non (Final appearance; dies) 4. I held up my end, I delivered the blue boy. : Hey, you hippies! Superman Kill him. You cannot bargain with what you don't have. In return for your obedience you will enjoy my generous protection. Guilty! Fragile sort of life form, this is. ". Army Major : Movies. [to Ursa] Superman II initiated congressional hearings into product placement in films. Lex Luthor Guilty! It is almost certainly Stamp's portrayal that has led to Zod becoming one of Superman's best known villains. It is persumed and considered that maybe Drax is Zod's son. : Dru-Zod, or simply Zod, was often portrayed as a megalomaniac. First you must find him... and Lex Baby is the only one who knows where he is... General Zod Non, you are as without thought as you are without voice. We will bring him to his knees! Zod's physical body was destroyed to prevent him from escaping from captivity, and therefore, he now required a vessel to inhabit on Earth. : Later Zod's body body is used by Lex Luthor to create the Doomsday monster in Batman v Superman. Superman, his powers restored, arrives and accepts Zod's challenge. Who is this imbecile? Superman II, the first sequel to Superman: The Movie, was released in 1980 (1981 in the US). General Zod You may continue. : Both you and one day, your heir! Lois Lane Christopher Reeve and Gene Hackman reprise their roles as Superman and his enemy, Lex Luthor. This is but one of many religious and mythological parallels running through Superman. Superman Wiki is a FANDOM Comics Community. General Zod [as somebody pulls a gun on him] You'll find out and when you do-... General Zod A Phantom Zone portal descends upon the trio, signifying Jor-El cast his guilty vote, causing Zod to swear revenge. I ask you, is that a plan or is that a plan! Non then disappeared from public life, only to return with a mutilated brain. : : : Try and get them all into this molecule chamber. Lex Luthor [petulantly to Zod] Zod's peculiar aloof mannerisms and catchphrases from, Zod, as well as his two henchmen, have appeared in the. Perhaps you know him better by his nom de voyage, or the name he travels under: Superman. When Blue Beetle accidentally sends Mxyzptlk in the Phantom Zone, Zod and his men capture him, probably and presumably going to torture him too. Silence! No, Jor-El the BASEBALL PLAYER... [Ursa and Non start moving menacingly towards Luthor]. He learns of Jor-El's stealing the codex, the key to genetically-engineering Kryptonians, and his natural born son Kal-El (which is against Kryptonian Law, as all Kryptonians are engineered to be more efficient). : I answer only to the President. Lex Luthor In a whispered aside, Superman tells Luthor about the molecule chamber which earlier stripped away his own powers and proposes tricking the villains into it. Then we will go there to rule. Lex Luthor Lex Luthor : General Zod: âCome to me, son of Jor-El, kneel before Zod!â As most Superman fans know, originally Richard Donner was tasked with directing SUPERMAN and SUPERMAN II back to back, but as money ran out the producers asked him to finish the first movie â¦ You've done well, Lex Luthor. The closer we come to an atmosphere with only one sun, a yellow sun, the more our molecular density gives us unlimited powers. President It makes people like you into... people like me. Yes, today begins a new order. I sense the presence of Jor-El here. , : [confused] With Superman 2, one of my favorite scenes is when Superman is on the ground, ready to swear his allegiance to Zod. Zod reveals to Clark how he and his team refit the Phantom Zone projector into a ship called "Black Zero", acquired a "world engine" device, scouted unsuccessfully for surviving Kryptonian colonies, and traveled to Earth due to Clark's triggering the distress signal of the scout ship he found in the Arctic. [Zod motions for the Man of Steel to enter the chamber]. Apparently spoken to by the spirit of the Pocket Universe Zod, Zod created a suit of red armor that filtered the sunlight and declared himself ruler of the former Soviet state of Pokolistan. He, along with companions Quex-Ul and Faora, devastated the Earth of that universe following the death of its Superboy, eventually forcing the Superman of the main universe to execute them with Kryptonite. Supposedly, he comes from the same Krypton as Superman, and was exiled to the Phantom Zone by Superman's father Jor-El. 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