So we’re in agreement that “Man of Steel” rocked and was just about perfect, yes?
Great. I’m already plotting to see it again with my Dad on Father’s Day — yes, he’s that cool — but like most of us, I’m not satisfied and my mind is churning ideas for sequels.
Will they call it “Man of Steel 2?” or start going the X-Men route and be more descriptive like “X-Men: Days of Future Past?”
My criteria was the stories had to be solely Superman-focused entries so there’s no “Kingdom Come,” “Infinite Crisis” or “The Dark Knight Returns.” We definitely don’t need another origin story so that eliminates “Superman: Birthright” and John Byrne’s “Man of Steel” and they had to be significant enough stories to be able to sustain a movie. That meant classic stories like “For the Man Who Has Everything” and “Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow?” weren’t in the running either.
So with that said, here’s the list!