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Man of Steel

Superman – the superhero of all superheroes.  It’s said that the symbol of hope on his chest is the second most recognizable symbol in the world after the Christian cross.  This is a character that is so beloved, a man was literally brought to tears at the microphone during the Q&A after seeing the first footage for Man of Steel at last summer’s San Diego Comic-Con.  But who is Superman?  Is he an alien from the far reaches of the universe?  Or is he the adopted son of Kansas farmers?  He is us – a manifestation of our hopes, our dreams, and our humanity brought to life through the golden-age splash pages of comic books.  Read the rest of this entry


My Reaction to MAN OF STEEL – Plus Nightline Special & New Posters

Man of Steel Henry Cavill 12Well, I didn’t expect the day to come so early, but this past Thursday, I was fortunate enough to check out Warner Bros.’ highly anticipated Man of Steel for myself.  After the jump I’ll be posting a short reaction to the film, but I will be posting a full length review  after I’ve seen the film for a second time next Tuesday.  Long story short, Man of Steel is everything  that I hoped it would be, and much more.  Along with my reaction is a great piece from Nightline highlighting interviews with the cast, Zack Snyder, and even Christopher Nolan.  There are also three new posters that have been released for the film.  We’re less than a week away from its release, so get excited!  Hit the jump to check out my reaction and some other cool stuff! Read the rest of this entry

Final Exclusive Trailer for MAN OF STEEL

Man of Steel Henry Cavill 8Much like the studio did with The Dark Knight Rises, Warner Bros. and Nokia have teamed up to give fans the fifth and presumably final look at the much anticipated Superman film, Man of Steel.  I know my site has been extremely heavy with MOS content over the last few days, but I just can’t contain my excitement.  And let’s be honest, this is far and away the most anticipated film of the summer season.  Early reactions from screenings have been overwhelmingly positive, and I’m fortunate enough to have the opportunity to catch the film tonight.  We’re a week away from the film’s release, and this new trailer highlights Hans Zimmer’s rousing score and showcases a bevy of new footage.  Hit the jump to take a look! Read the rest of this entry

New Clip from MAN OF STEEL Featuring Amy Adams & Henry Cavill

MAN OF STEELThe marketing campaign for Warner Bros. and Zack Snyder‘s upcoming film for The Last Son of Krypton is in full swing.  While making an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night, star Amy Adams revealed the second clip from the upcoming Man of Steel.  This time around, the clip features Henry Cavill as Superman in a continuation of a scene that has been seen in many of the trailers where Lois and Supes discuss what the ‘S’ stands for.  Is this finally the film that’s worthy of the world’s most revered comic book character?  Man of Steel is just over a week away and early reactions from the film have been overwhelmingly positive.  Hit the jump to take a look, and keep an eye out for more incoming MOS information! Read the rest of this entry

First Clip from MAN OF STEEL Featuring Amy Adams & Laurence Fishburne

Man of Steel Adams Fishburne - CopyWhile making an appearance on Ellen today, star Amy Adams released the first clip of Warner Bros. and director Zack Snyder‘s upcoming superhero epic, Man of Steel.  The clip runs roughly 40 seconds and features a conversation between Lois Lane (Adams) and Daily Planet editor Perry White (Laurence Fishburne).  The conversation results in Lane being asked to go on a leave of absence from the periodical after pursuing a story she was instructed not to.  The marketing campaign for Man of Steel is undoubtedly in full swing, so keep an eye out for more exciting information!  Hit the jump to check out the clip. Read the rest of this entry

13-Minute Featurette for Zack Snyder’s MAN OF STEEL

Man of Steel Crowe CavillIt’s hard to believe that we’re less than two weeks away from the unveiling of director Zack Snyder‘s upcoming superhero spectacle, Man of Steel.  With the marketing campaign coming to its climax, fans are being treated to a brand new 13-minute behind-the-scenes featurette for the film.  The clip showcases some great interviews with the director, producers, and many members of the cast while giving us an in depth look at the film’s grounded realism and some brand new footage.  I know that anticipation is extremely high for the upcoming Superman film – especially from yours truly! – so this featurette should be more than enough to wet fan appetites.  Hit the jump to take a look! Read the rest of this entry

New Trailer for Zack Snyder’s MAN OF STEEL – Plus New Character Posters

Man of Steel Henry Cavill 9The fourth and presumably final trailer for director Zack Snyder‘s eagerly anticipated upcoming Superman flick, Man of Steel, has been released online.  If you enjoyed the film’s third trailer, then lace up your boots and strap in because this one is flat out awesome.  Clocking in at just under two minutes, the new trailer focuses on the film’s main villain, General Zod (Michael Shannon).  Zod issues an ultimatum to Earth, and they will “suffer the consequences” if Superman (Henry Cavill) doesn’t turn himself in to Zod within 24 hours.  While previous trailers focused more on the more emotional and grounded elements of the film, this new trailer is jam-packed full of action, explosions, a mountain of skulls, and heat vision!  Along with the new trailer are a few new character posters, so hit the jump to check them out! Read the rest of this entry

New Banner & TV Spot for Zack Snyder’s MAN OF STEEL

MAN OF STEELI haven’t been able to update the site as often as I would’ve liked over the last week or so – you can thank school and final exams for that.  One thing that I do know is that director Zack Snyder‘s upcoming Superman flick, Man of Steelis right around the corner.  A brand new banner and 30-second TV spot have been released today for the highly anticipated film.  The TV spot focuses on the grounded nature of the story and characters, spectacular action, and Hans Zimmer’s rousing score.  Early reaction from the film suggests that this is finally the film that The Last Son of Krypton deserves, and I can’t contain my excitement anymore!  Along with the TV spot is a brand new banner focusing on Henry Cavill‘s watchful Superman.  Hit the jump to take a look. Read the rest of this entry

General Zod & Superman of MAN OF STEEL Stand Tall on the Cover of Empire Magazine – Plus New Image

MAN OF STEELWarner Bros.’ Zack Snyder-directed Superman film, Man of Steel, is approaching faster than a speeding bullet.  I’m sure many of you, including myself, are still trying to wipe the drool from your mouths after the 3-minute trailer that premiered last week.  Man of Steel has already been the center piece of Empire Magazine’s summer preview issue, and now the publication will showcase two collector’s covers featuring Henry Cavill‘s Superman and Michael Shannon‘s General Zod on their June issue.  Early indications and reactions imply that the upcoming reboot is the film that Superman deserves, and lord knows we all hope it is.  Along with the Empire covers is a brand new image of Henry Cavill in full costume.  Hit the jump to take a look. Read the rest of this entry

New Viral Video for MAN OF STEEL Contains a Warning from General Zod

Man of Steel EW 2 - CopyA brand new viral video for Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel has been released online today.  With the film’s release just under two months away, Warner Bros. has been turning up the heat on the marketing campaign for the much anticipated Superman flick.  The newest viral campaign features Michael Shannon‘s General Zod issuing a warning to Kal-El.  The clip actually served as a TV spot during tonight’s MTV Movie Awards, which was pretty damn cool.  This is the first time we’ve had the opportunity to hear Zod’s voice, and Shannon should be menacing as the film’s main villain.  Hit the jump to check out the video. Read the rest of this entry