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Bland Eye Candy: The New Superman Is Gorgeous—but Painfully Dull

Seven years ago, director Bryan Singer tried to re-launch Superman by casting a Christopher Reeve clone (Brandon Routh) and a long-dead Marlon Brando, while retaining that majestic John Williams theme. I liked Superman Returns, but it performed beneath expectations, and producers put Superman on ice. With Man of Steel, Warner Bros. is reviving Superman by […]