“Never underestimate the power of computers.” Introduction The Salkinds seem to be key to all the problems surrounding the original series of Superman. It was the Salkinds who pressured Richard Donner during production of Superman and it was Alexander and Ilya [...]Read more ›
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“What sort of fragile life-form is this…?” Introduction Considering Marlon Brando’s voice is used a considerable amount in Superman Returns, you imagine his presence would be integral to the original four films. In reality, this original theatrical cut, he was purposefully ignored [...]Read more ›
“It must be the most marvelous supper. We may not eat it, but it must be marvelous.” Introduction This is paddling into the Lubitsch territory. Master filmmaker Billy Wilder co-wrote some late-Lubitsch pictures, and turned to him for inspiration on [...]Read more ›