Arts & Entertainment

'Man of Steel' Caps Superman's 70-year Evolutioni
X
June 21, 2013 10:02 PM
Superman, the iconic American hero fighting for social justice and the American way of life, was born as a comic book character more than 70 years ago, evolving into a TV personality and a movie star. Now, Man of Steel, the latest film on the superhero's exploits by Zack Snyder, is Superman's 21st century makeover. VOA's Penelope Poulou has more.

'Man of Steel' Caps Superman's 70-year Evolution

Published June 21, 2013

Superman, the iconic American hero fighting for social justice and the American way of life, was born as a comic book character more than 70 years ago, evolving into a TV personality and a movie star. Now, Man of Steel, the latest film on the superhero's exploits by Zack Snyder, is Superman's 21st century makeover. VOA's Penelope Poulou has more.


You May Like

Lesotho Faces New Round of Violence, Political Crisis

Brutal killing of military officer has sent former leaders back into S. Africa where they're watching anxiously as regional officials head in to try to restore peace More

Video US Diplomat Expects Adoption of Bosnian Massacre Anniversary Resolution

Samantha Power says there's broad consensus about killings in Bosnia's war, but Russia calls resolution 'divisive,' backs UN countermeasure More

UN Report Exposes Widespread Boko Haram Atrocities

Damning report graphically details pattern of vicious, widespread atrocities committed by Islamist militants More