SDCC 10: All-Star Superman to be Adapted Into an Animated Film

Warner Bros. has announced that the hit comic book series will be getting an animated adaption...

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By Destroyer14 - 7/27/2010
All-Star Superman was a twelve-issue mini-series written Grant Morrison and drawn by Frank Quitely, that ran from November 2005 to October 2008. Now Warner Bros. has announced that it will be getting an animated adaption.


The film is scheduled for release in spring 2011. The film will be written by Dwayne McDuffie, who described the series as "One of the greatest stories in comic book history."

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Denn1s - 7/27/2010, 6:11 AM
cool. it is one of the greatest superman stories ever
jusme6 - 7/27/2010, 6:16 AM
You know what else was a great story? "The Death of Superman", and look at how that turned out as an animated movie.

@Destroyer: Good find!
jimoakley666 - 7/27/2010, 6:17 AM
I'd rather this be adapted into the next film. It was amazingly cinematic and a beautiful story.
thegreek - 7/27/2010, 6:40 AM
Never read All Star Superman.... Is it really that good?
marvel72 - 7/27/2010, 6:42 AM
cool,love dc animated movies.
Destroyer14 - 7/27/2010, 6:51 AM
@thegreek I didn't like it at all, but a lot of people seem to like it. It's all about taste.
thegreek - 7/27/2010, 7:32 AM
Destroyer - What was it that u didn't like ... Since i might be up to getting it I want to know everyone opinion on it ... :)
Destroyer14 - 7/27/2010, 8:29 AM
@thegreek I didn't like the art too much, there wasn't enough Superman action, Clark Kent was kinda hopeless, and some other stuff. But a lot people like it, so give it a try.
AshleyWilliams - 7/27/2010, 8:31 AM
Awesome news! I loved All Star Superman! Terrific story telling and original art work!
StrangerX - 7/27/2010, 9:07 AM
I love All Star Superman. Can't wait for the animated movie. It would be cool to see it as the next live action movie, but still cool news
thegreek - 7/27/2010, 9:10 AM
Destroyer - Thanks man
BryEL - 7/27/2010, 10:01 AM
@Destroyer - totally, I didn't quite care for All-Star myself.
fanboiii - 7/27/2010, 7:35 PM
You probably have to be a long-time Superman fan to like it.
Pyche - 7/27/2010, 7:47 PM
CURSE YOU McDUFFIE!!!

"You're from a parallel Earth. Your organs are reversed. You heart is on the other side." -Superman via Crisis on 2 Earths

DAMN YOU!!

I also hope they don't match Quitley's art... I don't care for it much.
JonF - 7/28/2010, 4:45 PM
O.K., DC! WTF is it with Superman?!? You do realize you have other characters, right? Like, thousands of them?

....*SIGH*.

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