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  1. The DC Superhero Jude Law Almost PlayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    ... is the superhero movie, but it isn't for a lack of opportunity. Over a decade ago, he was given the chance to play Superman on the big screen, but he turned it down for a number of reasons, including wanting to wear the costume for an extended ...


  2. Jude Law didn't want to be Superman, but here are four of the best screen portrayalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Jude Law has surprised many comic book fans by revealing that he turned down the role of Superman in 2004 when Warner Bros were planning a reboot. Speaking on US chat series The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, the 43-year-old admitted he couldn't see himself in the role because he is English.


  3. Milwaukee movie guide: What's playing whereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... new blood, including Nicki Minaj and Common. Directed by Malcolm D. Lee. With part of the world turning against Superman over concerns he'll use his power for evil instead of good, Batman decides not to wait for that to happen and takes on the Man ...


  4. 30,000 Superman fans expected in MetropolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    The lunchbox that started Jim Hambrick's Superman collection, now half a million items strong, sits suspended in a globe atop one of the first shelves visitors see upon entering Hambrick's Super Museum in Metropolis, "Home of Superman."


  5. Costume that Christopher Reeve wore in the first two Superman movies will come up for bid June 11thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | PRLog US Entertainment

    The actual costume the late actor Christopher Reeve wore in the first two Superman movies - Superman: The Movie and Superman II - will headline a one-day auction of over 600 props and costumes on Saturday, June 11 at Premiere Props. EL SEGUNDO, Calif.


  6. Full IF:Fest programme revealed for Milton KeynesRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | Miltonkeynes Today

    ... the international capacity of 'smart cities'. Improbably, Milton Keynes stood in for New York for the filming of Superman IV: The Quest For Peace, starring Christopher Reeve and Gene Hackman, in 1986. Now, artist Richard DeDomenici brings The Redux ...


  7. Superman set to appear in the super-sophomore season of 'Supergirl'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 |

    The Man of Steel won't be staying in the shadows any longer on Supergirl, as Superman himself will be introduced in Season 2 of the DC Comics-based series. It's a bird, it's a plane, it's ... Superman finally coming to "Supergirl", as Deadline reports that casting is in heroic process to find the man to play the Man of Steel.


  8. Superheroes and villains then and now on the big and small screen - who looks better?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 |

    We take a look at some of the most loved comic creations that have graced our screens over the decades, and see just how much they've changed - but is it always for the better? In an age of superhero reboots, it can sometimes be tricky to remember the trailblazers who first helped bring these popular characters to life. With Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice fresh in our minds and Suicide Squad on its way there's a whole litter of heroes and villains on our screens .


  9. Critic's Notebook: The Big Screen Was Too Small For Muhammad Ali's CharismaRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... into one. Cameras adored him, and the feeling was mutual. Ali was The Greatest, the Louisville Lip, the Black Superman. And he never let you forget it. Ever since Ali first ditched his "slave name" of Cassius Clay, earning worldwide infamy as an ...


  10. Adventures await in Metropolis, Illinois, the official "Home of Superman"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Chicago Reader

    ... answer, a giant billboard said it all: "The Massac County Chamber of Commerce welcomes you to Metropolis, 'Home of Superman.'a S" The Man of Steel himself-or at least the version of him from volume one of the comics-soared across a map of southern ...


  11. Why We Didn't See Jor-El In Batman V Superman, According To Russell CroweRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    For decades, Marlon Brando was the actor who almost everyone associated with Superman's Kryptonian father, Jor-El, but in 2013's Man of Steel , Russell Crowe inherited the role. Moviegoers watched him save his son from their home planet's annihilation and his consciousness assist Kal-El years later.


  12. Former Plaistow Grammar School students enjoy reunionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Newham Recorder

    Among those who gathered at the Holiday Inn in Bloomsbury was one of the school's most famous alumni, actor Terence Stamp. The 77-year-old, who played villain General Zod in the Superman films, even turned up wearing a replica school blazer.


  13. 'X-Men:Apocalypse' proves bigger isn't betterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 |

    Bryan Singer basically started the modern superhero movie genre with 2000's "X-Men," the first big screen comic book adaptation that didn't rely heavily on camp. Lacing genuinely witty humor with genuinely human drama, he created a new kind of superhero movie that had surprisingly little in common with Richard Donner's 1978 "Superman" or Tim Burton's 1989 "Batman" and its increasingly agonizing sequels.


  14. Why Deadpool Reminded Rob Liefeld Of These Two Classic Superhero MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    ... loves director Tim Miller's film so much that he puts it on a very special pedestal alongside both Richard Donner's Superman: The Movie and Jon Favreau's Iron Man - in that he thinks that all three features enhance their titular hero in a way beyond ...


  15. The Nice GuysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Memphis Flyer

    Shane Black made his bones in Hollywood by writing Lethal Weapon , which is still considered one of the quintessential buddy-cop movies. Superman director Richard Donner's pairing of Mel Gibson as the borderline insane adrenaline addict Martin Riggs and Danny Glover as the veteran detective who is getting too old for this crap proved that people not named Eddie Murphy could mine the genre for thrills, laughs, and big box office.


  16. Check Out Two Very Angry Designs For Unused Batman V Superman PostersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    Although the first ever cinematic battle between the World's Finest didn't exactly work out that well for Warner Bros., Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice still provided us with some truly amazing visuals. From the film itself, to the marketing posters and trailers, Dawn of Justice caught the eye of DC fans everywhere.


  17. SUPERMAN (1978) Retro Review: This Film Still Stands Out as the His Finest AdventureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | The Daily SuperHero

    With constant fun and an undying sense of wonder, SUPERMAN is the comic book movie made for the comic book fan in all of us. Containing the heart that most its super hero movie predecessors lacked, this film creates a stir of emotions within its audience.


  18. A Red Menace in the MirrorRead the original story

    May 20, 2016 | Dissident Voice

    ... my country, and all those dear to me. A frightening prospect for a still innocent Nebraska rug rat. Lucky for me, Superman could be counted upon to keep an x-ray eye on things. George Reeves, who played Superman on the weekly series Adventures of ...


  19. The Art of Aging GracefullyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Weekly Standard

    ... James Dean hadn't driven his Porsche 550 Spyder with such youthful abandon? Did you see Marlon Brando as Jor-El in Superman ? What if the Rolling Stones were still alive and touring-Mick Jagger looking like somebody's crazy great aunt and Keith ...


  20. The 'force' remains strong in 'Elstree 1976'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Mos Eisley Cantina scene ("It was just like any job, except I looked weird," she says) later became close with "Superman" star Christopher Reeve . The best parts of "Elstree," not surprisingly, are the war stories these nine men and one woman share, ...