Average User Score: 7.0Jun 2, 2014A movie, so subtle and yet so powerful! That alone, is an achievement. It's visually extremely impressive.. The imagery here is theA movie, so subtle and yet so powerful! That alone, is an achievement. It's visually extremely impressive.. The imagery here is the storyteller, not the dialogue. The story is by far not original - but it serves us some good surprises. It's perhaps more an art film and that is excellent! The soundtrack is quite simply one of the best I've heard in a long time. This movie continues what Moon and Prometheus started with.. The return of real science-fiction.… Expand
Average User Score: 7.6Nov 14, 2013Man Of Steel is movie that will split the audience in two. Gone is the humor and the light coloring,what there is left is a serious take onMan Of Steel is movie that will split the audience in two. Gone is the humor and the light coloring,what there is left is a serious take on Superman, one that takes also makes changes big and suttle.
The basic superhero formula is gone, and if you expect Clark Kent, comes to town to save humanity, then you will be disappointed. Man Of Steel is about an Alien, that has to come to terms with this fact, to fit in and utimately make a choice good or bad.
And just because you have these superpowers and could cause mayhem as in total annihalation or be that individual that helps other and humanity doesn't mean that you from birth is given this kind of morality nor commitment. And this is basically what this movie does. It makes us understand that Kal-EL is as complex as he is strong.
The movie also shows us what his powers can actually do, and the destruction caused by these powers are more than huge they are out of this world.
To me as an adult, Man Of Steel is finally the movie that gives me what I would expect from a Superman movie 2013.
Superman is holier than thou material, and as such I can understand, some of the bad reviews, but they miss the fundamental fabric of this movie, that it isn't supposed to mimic or replace Donners movies.… Expand