Originally Posted by metaphysician
I don't know, I'm generally inclined to say the first threat should be local. Having Zod come first runs a strong risk of making it seem that Superman exists solely to protect us from his own mess, which is a bad idea.
Not really. The first film seems to really suggest how humans, mostly from the army(and maybe the government) will react to Superman and that idea could continue when using Lex Luthor next. I find that to be a good idea, imo.