Originally Posted by Bruce_Begins
That is one of the point I was making, Superman is Not very popular superhero right now(He is still in top ten though.) and whatever goodwill he had was spent when many people enthusiastically turned up to watch SR, granted SR was not that thrilling or action packed (some were even disappointed by it.) But, when people hear about the new Superman movie, they are -
* Expecting sequel to Superman Returns.
* Don't want to go and see another Superman movie because SR was not that good.
* Are tired of the whole reboot business.
Agreed; that and the common misconception seems to be that Superman is too "clean" of a hero in a age where morally challenged heroes are better accepted.