ISBN 9781608871810,The Art and Making Of Man Of Steel

The Art and Making Of Man Of Steel



Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9781608871810

ISBN-10 1608871819

Hard Back

Number of Pages 160 Pages
Language (English)


Man of Steel: Inside the Legendary World of Superman offersan intimate look at the reinvention of the world?s most iconicsuperhero through the eyes of acclaimed director Zack Snyder ( 300, Watchmen ) and producer Christopher Nolan ( The Dark Knight Trilogy). This unique companion book offersa rich selection of materials, from concept art andbehind-the-scenes set photography to director commentary andinterviews with key creatives, unlocking the secrets behind givingnew life to an immortal hero. Man of Steel stars Henry Cavill as Superman. Also appearingare three-time Oscar? nominee Amy Adams ( The Fighter ) as Daily Planet journalist Lois Lane, andOscar? nominee Laurence Fishburne ( What?s Love Got to Do with It ) as her editor-in-chief, PerryWhite. Starring as Clark Kent?s adoptive parents, Martha andJonathan Kent, are Oscar? nominee Diane Lane ( Unfaithful ) and Academy Award? winner Kevin Costner ( Dances with Wolves ). Squaring off against the superhero are two other survivingKryptonians, the villainous General Zod, played by Oscar? nomineeMichael Shannon ( Revolutionary Road ), and Faora, Zod?s evil partner, playedby Antje Traue. Also from Superman?s native Krypton are LaraLor-Van, Superman?s mother, played by Ayelet Zurer, and Superman?sfather, Jor-El, portrayed by Academy Award? winner Russell Crowe ( Gladiator ). Rounding out the cast are Harry Lennix as U.S.military man General Swanwick, as well as Christopher Meloni asColonel Hardy. MAN OF STEEL and all related characters and elements aretrademarks of and ? DC Comics. (s12)