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Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Weird, a Superman Trailer That's Actually Something Resembling Super

Posted by Erik Henriksen on Wed, Apr 17, 2013 at 9:44 AM

The buzz around Hollywood—hey, there's a phrase it's impossible not to feel like a douchebag typing—is that Man of Steel is good. Like, really good. Like, Warner Bros. reportedly thinks its going to be a massive, huge, maybe-even-a-bigger-hit-than-Dark Knight hit.

Which is weird, because none of the film's trailers so far have reflected that. At all. Except for this one. Which does. This thing manages to be more rousing and exciting and majestic in a mere three minutes than Bryan Singer's Superman Returns could manage to be in three whole hours. (Was Superman Returns three hours long? It felt like it was three hours long.) If this trailer is actually representative of Man of Steel—and damn, I hope it is—then Warner Bros. might not be too far off with their expectations.

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