Superman, handcuffed in 'Man of Steel' (Photo: Warner Bros.)
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Superman violently kills General Zod in Man of Steel?!?!?! WTF??? I thought that Superman was a non-killer. Is the older, gentler Superman dead forever??? — Y.K.
Superman fans certainly are fearing as much. For what it's worth, Kal-El does feel pretty bad about having to snap that bad guy's neck, and the filmmakers do make an effort to sell us on the idea that superhero feels, at least, at one point, like he has no choice.
But still, you're right. The Superman brand isn't generallyRead More »from 'Man of Steel' Controversy: Does Superman Go Too Far? (Spoiler Alert)