Superman Returns

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Thrilling but violent, tense return for the Man of Steel.

PG-13 2006 154 minutes

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age 10+

Based on 16 reviews

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age 9+

Based on 45 reviews

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age 7+

He’s Always Around

Superman Returns is the best Superman film. And yes, I mean better than Superman: The Movie and Superman II. Casting Brandon Routh might be the smartest decision Bryan Singer has ever made, because he is far and away my favorite Superman. Not only did it seem like his Superman was the same man as Christopher Reeve’s, but I actually think Routh pulled off the look and the character better than Reeve (God rest his soul). A great story combined with intense music and visuals make this movie a masterpiece that I will forever hold dear.

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