184 pages, 11.03 × 9.44 × 0.86 in
June 18, 2013
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1608871819
ISBN - 13: 9781608871810
About the Book
An intimate look at the reinvention of the world's most iconic superhero through the eyes of acclaimed director Zack Snyder and producer Christopher Nolan. This unique companion book offers a rich selection of materials, with concept art, behind-the-scenes set photography, and more.
From the Publisher
Man of Steel: Inside the Legendary World of Superman offers an intimate look at the reinvention of the world?s most iconic superhero from behind-the-scenes set photography to director commentary and interviews, ultimately sharing the secrets behind giving new life to an immortal hero.
In 'Man of Steel', director Zack Snyder ( '300, Watchmen' ) and producer Christopher Nolan ( 'The Dark Knight Trilogy' ) have delivered a stunning new vision of Superman that is both fresh and familiar. 'Man of Steel: Inside the Legendary World of Superman' explores the remarkable creative process behind the movie and showcases the exceptional concept art that shaped its unique visual style. From the stark alien vistas of Krypton to the down-to-earth warmth of Smallville, this book uncovers the intensive world-building process that makes Superman's universe both thrilling and believable. Also featuring in-depth interviews with the cast and crew, and candid on-set photography, 'Man of Steel: Inside the Legendary World of Superman' is the ultimate insider's look at one of the most electrifying movies in recent memory.
MAN OF STEEL, SUPERMAN and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and © DC Comics. (s13)
About the Author
Daniel Wallace is a comic book expert, sci-fi sage, and lifelong geek. Author or coauthor of more than two dozen books, including 'The Jedi Path, The Art of Superman Returns, DC Comics Year by Year, The Marvel Encyclopedia', and the New York Times bestselling 'Star Wars: The New Essential Guide to Characters', he has alternately found himself trading tense questions with Kevin Spacey about head-shaving and banging out three thousand trivia questions for Star Wars Trivial Pursuit. Other universes he has worked with include 'Smallville, Indiana Jones', and 'Supernatural'. He lives in Minneapolis.