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Three new Midnight Special TV spots intensify the sci-fi flick's paranormal power
Mar 8, 2016

Director Jeff Nichols' indie sci-fi thriller tosses out three new promos to freak you out.

Here's a mystifying new trailer for Jeff Nichols' spooky sci-fi flick Midnight Special
Feb 15, 2016

Michael Shannon's son exhibits some freaky paranormal powers in a new preview for Midnight Special.

Watch this creepy first clip from Midnight Special
Feb 3, 2016

The new sci-fi film Midnight Special comes out next month and now you can get a first look at a scene from the movie.

Watch the first trailer for the highly anticipated Midnight Special
Nov 19, 2015

Independent director Jeff Nichols may be about to deliver one of next year's great science-fiction movies.

Michael Shannon says Zod won't have flipper hands in Batman v. Superman
Sep 1, 2015

Looks like Michael Shannon may have told a little Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice lie after all.

Coming water wars provide chilling backdrop for new Young Ones trailer
Aug 22, 2014

Just when you thought the future didn't look harrowing enough, we've got a new trailer for another grim sci-fi film coming out this fall.

General Zod delivers a deadly message in new Man of Steel trailer
May 22, 2013

General Zod wants Superman and he wants him now. In the latest trailer for Man of Steel, he threatens the people of Earth and let's them know resistance is futile.

Get a good look at Man of Steel's Kryptonians in 3 dramatic posters
May 21, 2013

Go ahead and gaze upon this awesome triumvirate of Kryptonians: Kal-El, Jor-El and General Zod.

Michael Shannon reveals what might be missing from Man of Steel
Jan 14, 2013

Man of Steel's trying to make a name for itself. That means avoiding cliches and creating its own standout moments. Zack Snyder's Superman won't be a carbon copy of Richard Donner's—so don't be surprised if it doesn't pay homage to its predecessors.

Michael Shannon teases his 'cool speeches' as Man of Steel's Zod
Dec 16, 2012

Apart from a photo or two, the official information coming out of Zack Snyder's Man of Steel has been painfully sparse. Thankfully, co-star Michael Shannon seems happy to chat a bit about what it's like to play General Zod, and though he won't give much away, he is willing to tell you that he "got to say some cool stuff."

Confirmed: Man of Steel's Zod to get a Green Lantern mo-cap suit
Dec 15, 2012

Man of Steel is taking a page out of Green Lantern's book. Michael Shannon, who plays General Zod in the Superman reboot, has just confirmed what we all suspected—Zod's suit will be motion capture.

Michael Shannon KNEELS before Terence Stamp's General Zod
Dec 15, 2012

Superman II was arguably one of the best superhero movies ever made, and it's not just because of the late great Christopher Reeve as Superman. It also had Terrance Stamp, who played General Zod. Michael Shannon is about to take on the role of Zod for the upcoming Superman reboot, Man of Steel. And he's not going to be doing it Stamp's way.

Kneel before your very 1st look at Zod's Kryptonian costume
Dec 15, 2012

New pics have surfaced of actor Michael Shannon wearing his General Zod black Kryptonian outfit and rocking some new facial hair for director Zack Snyder's Man of Steel.