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The Death of Superman Lives; What Happened? - Trailer and public screenings announced

The Death of "Superman Lives"; What Happened?

Preview by Jack Foley

The Death of Superman Lives; What Happened? delves into one of Hollywood’s most enthralling ‘what could have been’ stories.

In 1996, Warner Brothers engaged Kevin Smith to write the screenplay (Superman Lives). Director Tim Burton assembled an elite group of artists to work on Superman Lives, including Nicolas Cage as Superman. Warner Brothers scrapped the project shortly before principal photography began.

This documentary directed by Jon Schnepp features interviews with director Tim Burton; l;egendary producers Jon Peters and Lorenzo di Bonaventura; screenwriters Kevin Smith, Wesley Strick, and Dan Gilroy; production designer Rick Heinrichs; special effects artist Steve Johnson; storyboard artist Tim Burgard; costume designer Colleen Atwood, and many more.

The Death of Superman Lives; What Happened? delivers an inside look into what would have been the most original, unexpected and cosmic Superman movie ever made.

The Death of Superman Lives; What Happened? stars Tim Burton, Kevin Smith, Jon Peters, Dan Gilroy, Derek Frey, Jon Schnepp, Steve Johnson, Wesley Strick, Sylvain Despretz, and many more…

It is written and directed by Jon Schnepp and produced by Jon Schnepp & Holly Payne.

The Death of Superman Lives; What Happened? screens at MCM Comic Con at ExCel London Q&As on the evenings of May 22 and 23, 2015, and on VOD from July 9, 2015.

Screening tickets cost £10 and are available here

Watch the trailer