Archive for Zack Snyder

News: Man Of Steel Teaser Trailer Debuted At San Diego Comic Con

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 15, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Zack Snyder’s Man Of Steel was a big part of the Legendary Pictures/Warner Bros. panel at the San Diego Comic Con this weekend. Snyder introduced a teaser trailer for the new Superman film that we’ll all be able to see before The Dark Knight Rises from this Friday. As for now we’ll just have to make do with a description of the action that went down. Continue reading


News: Man Of Steel Scene Descriptions And Other Titbits

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 17, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Things have been a little quiet on the Man Of Steel front lately. This is what happens when films go into their lengthy post-production phase. Luckily for us, though, a recent effects sizzle reel was shown to folk at a VFX industry event. This sizzle reel just so happened to contain some footage from Zack Snyder’s new Superman movie. Sadly there was no leak of the actual footage, but we’ve got the next best thing – a description of the action from a pretty reliable source. Wanna read all about it? Then join us after the jump. Continue reading

News: First Look At Superman’s New ‘S’ Logo from Man Of Steel

Posted in Comics, Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , on March 30, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

A quick update this. Man Of Steel‘s Facebook page revealed the new Superman ‘S’ logo. Seems a little more elaborate than previous versions. What do you guys think? Continue reading

Weekly Ricochet: Skyfall, The Amazing Spider-Man, The Avengers, Man Of Steel, Haywire, Mad Max: Fury Road, The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo…

Posted in Movies, News, Thoughts, Weekly Ricochet with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 15, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

The Weekly Ricochet is a round-up of those stories that, while interesting, don’t quite merit a page all of their own. This week we have little titbits on the Skyfall, The Amazing Spider-Man, The Avengers, Man Of SteelHaywire, Mad Max: Fury Road, and The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. Continue reading

News: More Topless Henry Cavill Shots To Drool Over In Man Of Steel

Posted in Comics, Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , on October 26, 2011 by Bjorn Grainger

Does what it says on the tin – By which I mean, there’s not a lot more to say other than what’s up there in the title. Big muscley star of The Tudors Henry Cavill with his top off. Superman sexy. Those two words together send a creepy shiver down my spine. Man Of Steel‘s abs of iron. I’ll stop now.


Let’s speculate, shall we? Continue reading

News: Man Of Steel – First Shots Of Russell Crowe As Jor-El

Posted in Comics, Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , on October 4, 2011 by Bjorn Grainger

You know, Marlon Brando had some pretty wacky ideas when filming his brief cameo as Jor-El in Superman. Oh, like, for example, suggesting to producers that Jor-El could be ANYTHING, maybe even a talking green suitcase. Or  a giant bagel. I don’t think Russell Crowe will be espousing quite the same ideas while he’s on set of Man Of Steel. In fact, let’s check him out –

There he is, in all his splendor. Continue reading

News: Superman Pantsless?

Posted in Comics, Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , , , on August 24, 2011 by Bjorn Grainger

We got our first look at Henry Cavill as Superman a couple of weeks back. There was some controversy over the chainmail-esque look of the suit, the lack of a spit curl, and much debate over whether Man Of Steel’s Supes would be wearing his traditional red pants or not. Well, these pics seem to answer the question unequivocally.

Nope, no red pants, just a big blue bulging crotch. Dr Manhattan in Watchmen, anyone?

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