The Death of “Superman Lives”: What Happened?
MONDAY 9TH MAY 2016
Film starts 8.00pm
A Badge of Friendship presents The Death of “Superman Lives”: What Happened?
Jon Schnepp / USA 2015 / 1h 44 / Documentary
Cast: Nicolas Cage, Tim Burton, Grant Morrison, Kevin Smith
Documentary The Death of Superman Lives: What Happened? is a film about possibly the greatest superhero film never made.
Superman Lives was set to be directed by Tim Burton and produced by Jon Peters, with Nicolas Cage in the starring role as The Man of Steel. It was intended for release in the 1990s but just before it was about to go into production, the project was completely scrapped and it became the stuff of Hollywood legend…. that is until film-making duo director Jon Schnepp and producer Holly Payne crowd-funded The Death of Superman Lives: What Happened? in 2015, exploring the fabled movie’s unfortunate fate in-depth