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Rumor of the Day: Warner Bros. courting Matthew Vaughn to direct Man of Steel 2

After helping reboot the X-Men with First Class over at Fox, Warner Bros. is reportedly courting Matthew Vaughn to get Man of Steel back on track.

James Mangold reveals how Richard Donner's Superman inspired Logan

If you've seen director James Mangold's brutal, heartbreaking Logan, you know it doesn't have a whole lot of things in common with Richard Donner's aw-shucks approach to Superman in the late '70s. But that doesn't mean Wolverine's farewell didn't draw some inspiration from the Man of Steel's classic stories.

Animated Superman fan film shows the Man of Steel we always wanted
Dec 17, 2012

Remember that Superman Classic animation we shared with you back in February? Well, take the awe you felt from that, multiply it times ten, and then add some scare just for fun and you get Bizarro Classic.

How Superman's creator put a curse on the new movie back in 1975
Dec 17, 2012

It's no secret that Superman creators Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster lived in poverty for a long time while fighting for what they felt was their fair share of the money that their superhero generated for his publisher. But the announcement of the first Superman movie in 1975 led Siegel to take things to a whole new level.

Check out 2 Man of Steel trailers running with TDKR this weekend
Dec 17, 2012

This weekend, Warner Bros. debuted the first trailer for their Superman reboot, Man of Steel. It's attached to most screenings of The Dark Knight Rises and introduces audiences to the new Clark Kent—Henry Cavill.

See how better Man of Steel's trailer is with Brando's narration
Dec 17, 2012

Though most fans prefer the extended, (currently bootlegged) Comic-Con cut of the Man of Steel trailer, the shorter teaser shown in theaters this weekend wasn't bad—and is actually a whole lot cooler with some classic Superman touches mixed in.

10 adorable (and creepy) portraits of superheroes as manatees
Dec 17, 2012

Do you love superheroes? Of course you do. Do you love unlikely mash-ups of superheroes with large sea creatures? Well, if you didn't before, you will now. Thanks to one intrepid artist, we get to see what some of our favorite DC and Marvel characters look like as manatees.

Gross vid reveals why you wouldn't want to own Krypto the Superdog
Dec 17, 2012

It might seem like it would be a lot of fun to own Superman's dog. After all, he can fly, he's strong, he's smart and he's fiercely loyal. But as one animator proves in this NSFW short film, Krypto's still a dog, and he still has dog habits.

It's official: Superman and Wonder Woman will be getting it on
Dec 17, 2012

Last year, DC's event story, Flashpoint, was wrapping up and an all new continuity with 52 comics going back to their #1's was set to begin. At the time, it was rumored that Superman and Wonder Woman would get together. One year later and it's finally happening.

What the new Superman/Wonder Woman romance means for Lois Lane
Dec 17, 2012

Last week we learned that Superman and Wonder Woman will officially become the DC Universe's ultimate power couple in the pages of Justice...

16 classic geek-culture film posters with their original working titles
Dec 17, 2012

Like Return Of The Jedi and its fake title, Blue Harvest, lots of high-profile films use decoy names to hide their true identity until release. Here's the best of the best, from Superman to Harry Potter, incognito on an obvious one-sheet.