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Top 5 Reasons Why Richard Donner’s Superman Remains a Superhero Classic

It’s the 40th anniversary of the groundbreaking film, so let’s take a look at what made it so iconic. Read More here

Forty years on from Superman: The Movie, I still believe a man can fly

Christopher Reeve’s 1978 blockbuster got my head in a spin – and was the catalyst for today’s monolithic Marvel films. Read More here

Why ‘Superman’ Is So Hard to Leave in the Past

Forty years ago, Richard Donner and Christopher Reeve made a superhero film that directors have been chasing for years, depicting who America was then – or at least who we wished to be. Read More here

The Low-Budget Canadian Film That Inspired ‘Halloween’ and Launched an Entire Horror Genre

Stop me if you’ve heard this slasher setup before: There’s a large, creepy house with many dark shadows, perfect for jump scares and surprise attacks. The cast is mainly young, attractive women who are hunted by a crazed killer during the holiday season. And the killer himself is more metaphor than man, an unstoppable, unexplainable personification of masculine id with a singular purpose: to kill all the pretty women. Read More here