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'Man of Steel' Caps Superman's 70-year Evolutioni
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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.


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