Posts Tagged ‘Superman Returns’

It seems pretty impossible to ask the internet to reasonably comment on the news that Zack Snyder will direct the next Superman movie.

So, don’t trust the internet: Trust us. We know what we’re talking about.

There are about a dozen different ways to react to the news, so let’s get the negative thinking out of the way first:

“Waaa he’s gonna fill it with slow-mo fighting shots!” Well…learn to cope with the stylistic quirk. We’re in a post-Matrix FX era, and this is part of the visual language now. I’ve never had a problem with Snyder’s slo-mo use, since one of my biggest complaints with modern fight scenes is the habit to chop them up in editing. (more…)