Man of Steel Movie

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Who's Involved:

Henry Cavill, Russell Crowe, Christopher Nolan, Lloyd Phillips, Amy Adams, Michael Shannon, Kevin Costner, Laurence Fishburne, Antje Traue, Emma Thomas, Diane Lane, Zack Snyder, David S. Goyer, Thomas Tull, Charles Roven, Ayelet Zurer, Richard Schiff, Deborah Snyder, Jonathan Nolan, Harry Lennix

Release Date:

Friday, June 14, 2013 Nationwide

intense sequences of sci-fi violence, action and destruction, and for some language
Runtime: 2 hrs, 28 m
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

A child sent to Earth from a dying planet is adopted by a couple in rural Kansas. Posing as a journalist, he uses his extraordinary powers to protect the his new home from an insidious evil.

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Who stars in Man of Steel: Cast List

... Superman

Argylle, The Ministry Of Ungentlemanly Warfare  

... Jonathan Kent

Horizon, Horizon: An American Saga  

... Martha Kent

Inside Out 2, Secretariat  

... Lois Lane

Disenchanted, Arrival  

... General Zod

The Bikeriders, Amsterdam  

... Faora

Hercules, Pandorum  

... Jor-El

Kraven the Hunter, The Pope’s Exorcist  

... General Swanwick

Evidence, Emperor  

... Perry White

Transformers One, The Amateur  

... Lara Lor-Van

Ben Hur, Angels & Demons  

... Dr. Hamilton

The Gambler, The Automatic Hate  

(In Talks)

If, 42  

Who's making Man of Steel: Crew List

A look at the Man of Steel behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Zack Snyder last directed Army of the Dead and Zack Snyder's Justice League. The film's writer Jonathan Nolan last wrote Interstellar and The Dark Knight Rises.


Zack Snyder


Christopher Nolan
Charles Roven
Deborah Snyder
Emma Thomas

Production: What we know about Man of Steel?

Key Facts

  1. Walmart is offering fans the exclusive chance to attend an advance screening of Man of Steel on Thursday, June 13th, at 7pm. Tickets go on sale at Walmart stores on May 18th.

Filming Timeline

  1. 2013 - January: The film was set to Completed  status.

    MPAA rating has been announced; assumed completed.

  2. 2012 - May: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2011 - July: The film was set to Production  status.
  4. 2011 - March: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.

    Zack Snyder said they would probably start shooting at the end of summer, was uncertain if Dec. 2012 release will hold.

  5. 2010 - September: The film was set to Development  status.
  6. 2010 - February: The film was set to Announced  status.
  7. 2009 - September: The film was set to Concept  status.

    "we don't have current plans behind Superman" -DCE President Diane Nelson

  8. 2009 - September: The film was set to Development  status.

Man of Steel Release Date: When was the film released?

Man of Steel was a Nationwide release in 2013 on Friday, June 14, 2013. There were 12 other movies released on the same date, including A Hijacking, Vehicle 19 and The Bling Ring.

Man of Steel DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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Man of Steel was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 .

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