Originally Posted by bluearth
Zack Snyder's priorities for Man of Steel: Awesome/Cool Superman > Fun Superman
It really had to be that way if the character was ever going to escape the Doonerverse completely
It didn't have to be that way, that way the approach taken. The film could've used some light moments. And that wouldn't have made it like the Donner film. It just at times felt too serious and needed some balance. Hopefully the next film will adjust that.