Superman, the Man of Steel, reveals his secrets! In song!!! H/T AVByte
A Minnesota man has found a rare first edition of Action Comics #1, the first appearance of Superman, squirreled away within a wall at his home. The collectible has been put up for auction, and is expected to fetch over $100,000 — even though the Minnesota man and a relative ripped the back cover in a dispute following the find. H/T Blazing Cat Fur
The new Superman movie is due out on June 14 and the trailer certainly looks promising. That’s Russell Crowe as Superman’s father Jor-El and Kevin Costner as his adoptive father here on Earth. Henry Cavill plays the man of steel with Amy Adams as love interest Lois Lane. H/T IMAO
We bid adieu to Superman today with The Payoff, the 15th and concluding chapter in our 15-part presentation of the original 1948 Columbia Pictures’ black & white series that introduced the Man of Steel to the Silver Screen. Join us next week as we launch a new Saturday Matinee series, Manhunt on Mystery Island, the 1945 Republic Pictures serial that served as an inspiration to Steven Spielberg’s Indiana Jones movies.
Superman at Bay!, Chapter 14, in the 15-part black & white series that introduced Superman to the screen in 1948. Visit again next Saturday for Chapter 15, the concluding episode in this series, The Payoff.