↳"I kept thinking of the story as, What if you are extraordinary,
and your entire ambition is to join humanity? To become human?
What does it mean to become human? What does it mean to
be an outsider who really wants to join the human race?"Hans Zimmer - Man of Steel
Inspired by [ x ]
Fanboys: “They didn’t even show Superman saving anyone! He showed no concern for the people in danger.”
People Who Actually Payed Attention: “Except when he saved the kids on the bus… and the men trapped on the oil rig… and Lois Lane multiple times… and those soldiers… and flew to the other side…
“Finally, as far as the criticism of the destruction, I like the fact that this film has caused it. Because that means that audiences are inherently finding this film to be a more serious production than Marvel films. …If you have a movie, where buldings are falling all over the…
"There’s a difference between dressing up like Superman and being Superman. And that was the difference with Henry when he was in the costume. It’s a magical thing, it’s like the glass slipper. Henry puts the costume on and he was [it.]" Zack Snyder on Henry Cavill as Superman.
to quote a conversation between michael kelly and amy adams:
Michael: “Holy shit!”
Amy: “Right?!? Superman!!”
[good fucking god] [henry pls] [clark kent irl] [look at that smile!!] [that quality he has of seeming like the sweetest man ever to walk the earth] [that is so essential to superman] [he’s not just the greatest hero the world has ever known] [(though he is that)] [he’s the most beloved] [he was superman everyone was in love with him][and this is why the clark and superman personas are of equal importance] [as clark he can fade into the background and live a semi-ordinary life without being under constant scrutiny] [and as superman he can be inspiring and incandescent and the most likeable public figure literally ever] [so even though he’s circumspect about his private life] [he’s so guileless and personable and *beautiful*] [that of course humanity trusts him][imagine this is before a press conference with lois just out of frame] [and how much someone like jenny olsen for example] [who doesn’t know him personally like lois does] [would be reassured by the way he is fucking lit up by that smile] [clark kent is the loveliest character ever to exist]