Originally Posted by Bruce Malone
It's actually science that you can't
exceed the speed of light.
Regardless changing the earth's rotation would have no effect on time. Just massive destruction on a level of a roland emmerich film.
We are talking about a comicbook film. Superman gets the comicbook exemption. Superman can move faster than the speed of light. There for when he reaches the speed of light time reverses. it makes sense with in the context of the film.