Picks and Pans Review: Look! Down in the Water! It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's Superman!

UPDATED 12/24/1984 at 01:00 AM EST Originally published 12/24/1984 at 01:00 AM EST

Actor Christopher Reeve, in his first attempt at parasailing—a sort of airborne waterskiing—was unscathed after he soared 60 feet in the air, then plummeted in a single bound into four feet of water off Martha's Vineyard.

Your Reaction

Follow Us

On Newsstands Now

Robin Roberts: How Loved Saved Me
  • Robin Roberts: How Loved Saved Me
  • Emma and Andrew: All About Hollywood's Cutest Couple
  • Prince George! More Yummy Photos

Pick up your copy on newsstands

Click here for instant access to the Digital Magazine


From Our Partners

Watch It

Editors' Picks

From Our Partners

Sign up for our daily newsletter and other special offers.
    Choose your newsletters
Thank you for signing up! Your request may take up to one week to be processed.
    see all newsletters