Published on March 17, 2021 by Darren
I’ve published a new column at The dropout this evening. With the release of Zack Snyder’s Justice League This week seemed like a fair opportunity to take a look at the strange and enduring influence of Superman ii on the DCEU of man of Steel Forward.
Superman ii is one of the cornerstones of the superhero genre. It was the first major superhero blockbuster sequel that set the stage for the following franchises. It was the first portrayal of urban devastation that has become an integral part of the modern superhero spectacle. But what makes films so? man of Steel and Zack Snyder’s Justice League so interesting is the extent to which they question and explore the fantasy presented therein Superman ii.