there is only one superman - Sarah
as fan of the old superman movies, I wasnt pushed about seeing this new revamped man of steel. But sure I had to see for my self how bad or good this new version was.
I have to say as far as superhero films go, Brian Singer usually gets it right. He did a good job on this flick, knowing himself that he could never really live up to the original. The effects I think are the real star of this film. Brilliant and big, Im kinda sorry I didnt go see it in the cinema.
Routhe looks the part, and in fairness isnt given much dialogue, so I dont think we can really judge his acting based on this performance alone. Bosworth would be the last person to jump into my head to play the part of Lois Lane. She wasnt too bad I suppose.
Kevin Spacey is a good Lex Luther, but again I find my self comparing him to Gene Hackman.
I guess this movie will always be subject to comparison, but it wasnt the worst in the world to watch and passed a few hours nicely.
the hardcore fans might be disappointed, but others will enjoy it Id say!
Review published on the 04 September 2010 15:47
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