10 Things About Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel: The Good, The Better, and The Debated

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3. MODERN SUPERMAN

Henry Cavill in Man of Steel (2013) Movie Image

This is definitely a new take on Superman. Closer to many of the recent modern iterations seen in comics and on “Smallville,” here we have a Clark Kent who is unsure of himself and his place in the world. This Clark was a real person, not a caricature or a bumbling fool people don’t look twice at. And once he does figure out his place, he embraces it wholeheartedly. And that’s the beginning of the Superman we all love.

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