Originally Posted by slumcat
Their writers were worlds apart. Reeve's scripts (first 2 atleast) were written by Mario Puzo. Cavill's scripts (first 2 atleast) are written by David Goyer.
Sometimes an actor shines in spite of a bad script. Eric Bana in Troy is a good example... and I think Cavill was fabulous in MoS. I hope to see more of him in superman movies and elsewhere.