‘Man of Steel’: Soaring

June 14, 2013


Zack Snyder widens his view as a director with “Man of Steel,” taking a proclivity for creating startling images in the service of storytelling and using it to enlarge and expand the action.

As a result, “Man of Steel” works as a compelling big-screen blockbuster because Snyder doesn’t treat it as a comic-book movie. Instead, he brings a sense of realism – veined with the speculative ideas of science fiction – to this story of a man from another planet and his impact on Earth when it discovers his presence. (More…)