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Superman: The Man of Steel (2013)

Henry Cavill, Diane Lane, Kevin Costner, Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne

Director: Zack Snyder

U.S. Opening Date: June 13th 2013


Super-powered Clark Kent has traveled the world for years as a journalist trying to find his place in the world. Arriving in Metropolis, he realizes his place and potential as the world's greatest hero: Superman.

An immediate hero, he soon comes across the path of Lex Luthor, a business mogul who owns almost all of Metropolis through corrupt and illegal methods with the help of crime syndicate Intergang. Their battle is soon disrupted by the dramatic appearance of an alien ship and Brainiac, a rogue alien super computer who has come in search of an all powerful crystal.

He recognizes Superman as the owner of the crystal revealing his origin as an alien and holds the world to ransom in exchange for the crystal. Superman must find the strength to defeat Brainiac by using the full extent of his powers, will and hope for humanity and discover his true origins to become the greatest hero of them all.


A reboot of Superman produced by Dark Knight director Christopher Nolan that will ignore the events of Superman Returns, the summer 2006 action-adventure.

Screenplay will be by David S. Goyer (Batman Begins, Blade) and Zack Snyder (Watchmen, 300) will direct.

Actor Henry Cavill who is best known for his role in The Tudors TV series has been cast as Clark Kent / Superman.

Director Zack Snyder stated: "In the pantheon of superheroes, Superman is the most recognized and revered character of all time, and I am honored to be a part of his return to the big screen. I also join Warner Bros., Legendary and the producers in saying how excited we are about the casting of Henry. He is the perfect choice to don the cape and S shield."






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