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/ 2 years 18 weeks ago

Man of Steel: Inside the Legendary World of Superman HC Announced

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A second Man of Steel book will be arriving in stores just in time for the new Superman movie.

In addition to the Man of Steel Official Novelization, the Man of Steel: Inside The Legendary World of Superman Hardcover has been revealed on Amazon.

The book will feature concept art and behind-the-scenes set images as well as interviews with the cast and crew.

The author, Daniel Wallace, has previously penned Star Wars books, the DC Comics Encyclopedia and more.

Here is the description from Amazon, with the book priced at $30. You can order here.

Man of Steel: Inside the Legendary World of Superman offers an intimate look at the reinvention of the world’s most iconic superhero through the eyes of acclaimed director Zack Snyder (300, Watchmen) and producer Christopher Nolan (The Dark Knight Trilogy). This unique companion book offers a rich selection of materials, from concept art and behind-the-scenes set photography to director commentary and interviews with key creatives, unlocking the secrets behind giving new life to an immortal hero.

Man of Steel stars Henry Cavill as Superman. Also appearing are three-time Oscar® nominee Amy Adams (The Fighter) as Daily Planet journalist Lois Lane, and Oscar® nominee Laurence Fishburne (What’s Love Got to Do with It) as her editor-in-chief, Perry White. Starring as Clark Kent’s adoptive parents, Martha and Jonathan Kent, are Oscar® nominee Diane Lane (Unfaithful) and Academy Award® winner Kevin Costner (Dances with Wolves).

Squaring off against the superhero are two other surviving Kryptonians, the villainous General Zod, played by Oscar® nominee Michael Shannon (Revolutionary Road), and Faora, Zod’s evil partner, played by Antje Traue. Also from Superman’s native Krypton are Lara Lor-Van, Superman’s mother, played by Ayelet Zurer, and Superman’s father, Jor-El, portrayed by Academy Award® winner Russell Crowe (Gladiator). Rounding out the cast are Harry Lennix as U.S. military man General Swanwick, as well as Christopher Meloni as Colonel Hardy.

Man of Steel flies into theaters June 14th, 2013 in IMAX 3D.

Head on over to the Cosmic Book News Man of Steel movie news hub for more.

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