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.
MPAA Rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of sci-fi violence, action and destruction, and for some language.|||adolescent
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; in association with Legendary Pictures ; a Syncopy production ; story by David S. Goyer & Christopher Nolan ; screenplay by David S. Goyer ; produced by Charles Roven, Christopher Nolan, Emma Thomas, Deborah Snyder ; directed by Zack Snyder.
Based on Superman characters created by Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster.
Special features on feature disc: Superman 75th anniversary animated short ; New Zealand: Home of Middle-earth ; Special features on special features disc: Strong characters, legendary roles ; all-out action ; Krypton decoded.
Russell Crowe, Kevin Costner, Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne, Amy Adams, Michael Shannon, Henry Cavill.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish, with optional subtitles in English, Mandarin Chinese, French, Spanish or Thai.
Music, Hans Zimmer ; editor, David Brenner ; director of photography, Amir Mokri.