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These Guys Were Going to Play Superman???

By Vadim Newquist Jun 18, 2013

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Man of Steel was THE movie to see this past weekend, and one thing pretty much everyone can agree on is that relative newcomer Henry Cavill makes a great Superman; but you know, who doesn't? Nearly everyone on this list! Yes, over the years, there have been many failed attempts at bringing this franchise to the screen, and many with casting choices so inappropriate that we'd rather see Superman eat a Kryptonite sandwich than the films that would have resulted. So here is a look at the casts of Superman movies that could have been and (in most cases) thankfully never were…

Tags: slideshows, weird things, superman, man of steel, what could have been

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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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