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SyFy And MAN OF STEEL's David Goyer Developing KRYPTON Series

SyFy is looking to get a piece of the super-hero television series pie and has enlisted David Goyer to help do it. THR is reporting that the cable network and the writer of the Dark Knight trilogy and Man of Steel will develop...

Batman And Superman Together in MAN OF STEEL 2!

What began as -- of course -- a run of the rumor mill leading up to today's Man of Steel panel at Comic-Con today was confirmed by director Zack Snyder. After numerous run ins in the comic book universes they...

China Box Office: AFTER EARTH Ghosts Its Way To The Top

Will Smith's domestic turkey, After Earth, enters the Chinese charts in pole position, but only just ahead of Johnnie To's still-strong Blind Detective. Rank Title Origin 8/7-14/7 (US$M) Total (US$M) Screening days 1 After Earth USA $13.89 $13.89 3 2...

Destroy All Monsters: Retire Superman

While the internet is tearing itself apart in its efforts to empirically determine whether Man of Steel "sucks" or "is awesome" - because such things are now apparently possible, given Superman Returns' near-unilateral, and intellectually disturbing, dismissal - I'd like...

Jason Gorber's Cineruminations: On MAN OF STEEL, SuperJesus, and THIS IS THE END's Jewpocalypse

Back in 1933, while Hitler was ascending into power in Germany and diasporic Jews throughout the world looked on with concern, two high school students created one of the most indelible mythical heroes of the last century. Borrowing from...

Review: MAN OF STEEL, A Hero Flies With Brute Force

You will believe a blockbuster can fly. Man of Steel is a movie that earns its title the old-fashioned way -- by the brute force of its titular character, an alien whose physical strength is matched by his spiritual mettle...

New MAN OF STEEL Trailer Wants To Show You Its CG Muscles

What's better than real muscles? CG muscles! This is the message that comes across loud and clear in the new trailer for Man of Steel, released as a tie-in with a mobile phone company. Of course I'm not literally talking...

Fate of Earth Lies in the MAN OF STEEL's Hands in New Trailer

Following a great trailer a few weeks ago, Warner Bros. have upped the ante again with another impressive look at their summer tentpole Man of Steel with a new trailer called 'Fate of Your Planet.' Less about Superman than General Zod,...

Spectacular New MAN OF STEEL Trailer Drops

Though many have been skeptical about the Zack Snyder Superman reboot, a spectacular new trailer should help convert many skeptics, of which I have been one since the project was announced.The feel is epic and the visuals are tantalizing but most importantly...

General Zod Demands that Earth Hands Over the MAN OF STEEL!

For a very long time we heard next to nothing from Warner Bros. about their forthcoming Superman movie, Man of Steel. However, in the last few months the floodgates have opened, and we have been inundated with trailers, posters and...

First MAN OF STEEL TV Spot Lands

If there was any ambiguity what the moral-psychological wrestle that Kal-El aka Clark Kent aka Superman goes through in Man Of Steel would be, that is now dashed with the first TV spot for the film, which basically gives away...

New Trailer For Zack Snyder's MAN OF STEEL

Can Zack Snyder breathe new life into Superman? Warner Brothers is certainly hoping so as they need the blue-tighted one to soar if their planned Justice League superhero team up has any chance of standing up to the massive success...

MAN OF STEEL Teasers Are Here!

Two teasers have just been released for Man of Steel, the much anticipated reboot in the Superman franchise.  The film is directed by Zack Snyder and produced by Christopher Nolan. The cast includes Henry Cavill as Clark Kent, Amy Adams...

Is The New Superman Meant To Look Like A Design School Photoshop Project?

Doing the rounds today is the first official image of Henry Cavill as Superman in Zack Snyder's Man Of Steel. And, honestly, I'm a bit surprised by how positive the response has been. Because at first glance I thought this...

Laurence Fishburne Is Perry White In Zack Snyder's MAN OF STEEL.

If I may twist a song lyric around to suit my needs: Laurence Fishburne is not white like Frank Black,he's black like Perry White is.According to Entertainment Weekly Fishburne has been cast to play cranky newspaper editor Perry White in...

Has Zack Snyder Fallen Out Of Favor At Warner Brothers?

Zack Snyder is directing Superman reboot Man Of Steel for Warner Brothers but, judging from the trade announcement of Russell Crowe's casting, you'd be hard pressed to know it. Major announcements in the trade papers are carefully managed affairs, put...

Russell Crowe Is Jor-El In Zack Snyder's MAN OF STEEL

Kevin Costner or Russell Crowe. Who would you rather have for your father? Those are the two men playing the role for Henry Cavill in Zack Snyder's Man Of Steel.The film in question is the Superman reboot, of course, with...

Michael Shannon Is General Zod

Zack Snyder has just put his first big mark on the Superman canon. The casting of Henry Cavill as Snyder's Superman was certainly big news but given that Cavill very nearly landed the role for Bryan Singer's Superman Returns as...

Englishmen in Tights abound as Snyder casts his Superman!

News has just surfaced that Zack Snyder (300, WATCHMEN) has cast English actor Henry Cavill to play Superman in his new big screen adaptation, SUPERMAN: MAN OF STEEL. 27-year-old Cavill has popped up in the likes of THE COUNT OF...