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Old 07-16-2013, 03:40 PM   #275
John Lambert
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Default Re: What's So Bad About Superman Returns?

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Originally Posted by Nite-Watchman View Post
Recast Lois for sure. I don't know what they were thinking with Kate Bosworth. I did rather like Spacey in the role of Lex tho.
Kate Bosworth was 22, so what, she had a child at 17, and was already an established reporter before she exited high school? That does not work.

Now, if they had it, Superboy and Lois hooked up as teenagers, and then he heard about his home planet, and left, then at least that casting decision would have made sense. It would not have helped Superman being an irresponsible dead-beat dad, but at least the casting would have been believable. Maybe. Although with 18-year-olds often cast as 15-year-olds, we are lucky if people even see a 22-year-old as a 22-year-old.

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