From Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures comes âMan of Steel,âTM starring Henry Cavill in the role of Clark Kent/Kal-El under the direction of Zack Snyder.
A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this Earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation and become the symbol of hope for all mankind.
The film also stars four-time OscarÂ® nominee Amy Adams (âThe Masterâ), OscarÂ® nominee Michael Shannon (âRevolutionary Roadâ), Academy AwardÂ® winner Kevin Costner (âDances with Wolvesâ), OscarÂ® nominee Diane Lane (âUnfaithfulâ), OscarÂ® nominee Laurence Fishburne (âWhatâs Love Got to Do with Itâ), Antje Traue, Ayelet Zurer, Christopher Meloni, and Academy AwardÂ® winner Russell Crowe (âGladiatorâ).
âMan of Steelâ is produced by Charles Roven, Christopher Nolan, Emma Thomas and Deborah Snyder. The screenplay was written by David S. Goyer from a story by Goyer & Nolan, based upon Superman characters created by Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster and published by DC Entertainment. Thomas Tull, Lloyd Phillips and Jon Peters served as executive producers.
Zack Snyderâs behind-the-scenes team included director of photography Amir Mokri, production designer Alex McDowell, editor David Brenner, and multiple Academy AwardÂ®-winning costume designer James Acheson (âRestorationâ) and costume designer Michael Wilkinson. The music is by Academy AwardÂ®-winning composer Hans Zimmer (âThe Lion Kingâ).
Warner Bros. Pictures presents, in association with Legendary Pictures, a Syncopy Production, a Zack Snyder Film, âMan of Steel.â The film will be released in 2D and 3D in select theaters and IMAXÂ®, and will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.