when does the man of steel movie come out?

The upcoming film Man of Steel, directed by Zack Snyder and starring Henry Cavill and Amy Adams, is set to be released on June 14, 2013. Man of Steel is a reboot of the Superman series of movies and is the first movie about the comic book hero Superman since Superman Returns in 2006.

Henry Cavill stars as Superman, while Amy Adams plays Lois Lane, Russell Crowe plays Superman's father Jor-El, and Michael Shannon plays Superman's enemy, General Zod. Some notable actors with supporting roles are Kevin Costner, Diane Lane, and Laurence Fishburne.

Rated PG-13, Man of Steel is expected to be 148 minutes long and is also expected to be shown at IMAX theaters. For those who just can't wait to see it, Walmart will be selling tickets to an advance screening on June 13th at over 3,700 Walmart locations, starting on May 18 at 8 AM.

In recent interviews, director Zack Snyder has stated that Superman's flying scenes will be more realistic and detailed, bordering on being a "violent experience". He also mentioned that the planet Krypton will have a unique and ancient but realistic look in the film.

Updated on Saturday, April 27 2013 at 06:01PM EDT