“Prepare for a mopey, violent reboot guaranteed to depress adults and frighten small children.” As always, the funny folks at Screen Junkies have produced a bit of film criticism by other means with their “honest trailer” for Man of Steel. See also, e.g., their honest trailers for Breaking Bad, Skyfall, and The Dark Knight Rises.
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