Originally Posted by Rock Sexton
I'm not talking about canonballing the guy into submission. That would be ridiciculous.
At that point in the movie Supes was strong enough to do it. All he needed to do was get in one good one and remove both of themselves out of the city.
Well...the reasoning there is that Zod was SO strong after a few hours on earth that Superman couldn't lift him, couldn't move him, couldn't really do anything to him except snap his little neck like a twig. Now...you might say that this makes no sense...but...you know...it was so cool and stuff.