Tag Archives: Superman

Did Superman “Man of Steel” plot synopsis leak online?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: A casting call for Zack Snyder’s Superman reboot “Man of Steel” either hints at the film’s plot or simply provides character background for extras who might not be familiar with the classic character. We’re still trying to figure out which is which. The opening casting call is taking[...]

Second “Immortals” trailer hits the Web

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The second trailer for Tarsem Singh’s “Immortals” was released late Wednesday night by Relativity. We have posted the longer, fuller tease ahead of the film’s anticipated Nov. 11 release date. “Immortals” continues to look like a prettier “300” or a more sophisticated “Clash of the Titans,” with Henry[...]

Brad Pitt’s “World War Z” enters busy December release fray

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: December 2012 was so stacked with potential blockbusters, it scared Zack Snyder’s Superman reboot, “Man of Steel,” away. But another major motion picture just embraced the challenge by grabbing a release date right in the thick of the box office competition. Marc Forster’s “World War Z,” an adaptation[...]

First Look at Superman in Snyder’s “Man of Steel”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: When Zack Snyder’s Superman Reboot, “Man of Steel,” pushed its release date from December 2012 to June 2013, most of us expected it to be months before we ever saw photos or footage from the anticipated production. But then Laurence Fishburne joined the cast as Perry White,[...]

Superman moves its date as Henry Cavill praises script

By Adam Frazier Hollywoodnews.com: News recently broke that “Man of Steel,” director Zack Snyder’s new Superman movie, has been pushed back to June 14, 2013 — six months later than what had been previously scheduled. David Goyer penned the script and developed the story with Christopher Nolan, who has kept plot details[...]

More “Man of Steel” news on Meloni’s role

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We reported last week that “Law & Order” star Christopher Meloni found a role in Zack Snyder’s Superman reboort “Man of Steel.” We just didn’t know what the role would be. But the actor confirmed that he’d be playing a military leader in the upcoming film, but couldn’t[...]

Superman film adding “Law & Order” vet Chris Meloni

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It only seems right that a Superman movie would cast an actor best known for his work on a show called “Law & Order.” Christopher Meloni, who left “Special Victims Unit” after 12 seasons, reportedly is circling an unidentified part in Zack Snyder’s “Man of Steel,” according[...]

This Week In Movies by Pete Hammond “Green Lantern”

HollywoodNews.com: As 3D continues its downward trend this summer season (at least as far as live action films go – or so it seems), the mediocre performance of the big DC Comics franchise hopeful, The Green Lantern has to be a bad omen for fanboy-appeal comic book movies.[...]

Smalville Finale: Spoiler warning

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: Obvious spoiler warning: I’m not going to get into every plot detail of last night’s Smallville finale. The big climactic moments were disappointing for two reasons. First, as usual with television superhero shows, the big action climax was painfully puny, especially for the payoff[...]

Superman shortcomings explained by Singer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Given the fact that I thoroughly enjoyed Bryan Singer’s “Superman Returns,” I find myself in the vast minority. Even Singer, himself, has come out and said that the picture – a sensitive, respectful tribute to Richard Donner’s films first, and the Superman lore second – didn’t connect with[...]