Superman returns: Before the Avengers, before Black Panther, before the many moody incarnations of Batman, there was “Superman: The Movie,” starring then-unknown Christopher Reeve and his perfect single forehead curl. It’s back in theaters for its 40th anniversary, with showings at 3 p.m. Sunday, 3 and 7 p.m. Tuesday and 7 p.m. Dec. 3. Find theaters and buy tickets at fathomevents.com.

 

Lunch with Santa: On Sunday, Lock 3 visitors can enjoy Lunch with Santa from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Event admission ($15 per child, $10 per adult) includes lunch, entrance to the Akron Children's Museum, ice skating and skate rental, indoor Polar Putt-Putt, and photo opportunities with Santa and costumed characters. Tickets can be purchased at tinyurl.com/akrsantalunch18.

 

Comedian at KSU: Some seats remained at press time for comedian John Mulaney’s 8 p.m. show at the MACC Center at Kent State University. Tickets for the general public are $50 at www.kentstateusg.com/.