The Lensman wrote:
Besides the story problems, I just didn't believe that Henry Cavill was Superman.
Funny. He's the only actor to play the part that I COULD believe was Superman.
Don't get me wrong, Cavill was good. The effects were great. I just didn't believe all the primal screams and angst and stuff. He was playing Superman, but I didn't think he owned it. I didn't believe that he was
The story was ... not right. I just didn't get it. The movie left me empty.
In contrast, back in 1978 Christopher Reeve owned
that role. He made me believe a man could fly.