Originally Posted by Szetsilya
I wonder if SR would have been better if Henry was in the role? I ask because you said a Reeve's type Superman movie can't work without Reeve himself. That makes a lot of sense, but also Brandon is not that good of an actor, he doesn't put much personality in his characters and Reeve put so much into his one Superman role in 78, not even counting the other movies.
I don't think so. Returns had alot of issues. Brandon Routh was not one of them. The vapidly lackluster plot/story was the issue.