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The Science of Superman (2006)

Not Rated | | Documentary | TV Movie 29 June 2006
"Science of Superman" interviews the experts and uses highlights from comic books, television and film - including scenes from the 2006 summer blockbuster, "Superman Returns" - to examine ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Rino Romano ... Narrator (voice)
Mark Waid Mark Waid ... Himself, comic book writer
Denny O'Neil ... Himself, comic book writer (as Dennis O'Neil)
Mark Wolverton Mark Wolverton ... Himself, author of 'The Science of Superman'
Michael Dennin ... Himself, professor of physics, UC Irvine
Hal Sparks ... Himself
Todd Barber Todd Barber ... Himself, propulsion engineer, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Bryan Singer ... Himself
Brandon Routh ... Himself
Mat Beck Mat Beck ... Himself
Alfred Gough Alfred Gough ... Himself
Miles Millar Miles Millar ... Himself
Frank Frisch Frank Frisch ... Himself, professor of biological sciences, Chapman University
Elliot S. Maggin Elliot S. Maggin ... Himself, comic book writer (as Elliot S! Maggin)
Michael Dougherty ... Himself
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"Science of Superman" interviews the experts and uses highlights from comic books, television and film - including scenes from the 2006 summer blockbuster, "Superman Returns" - to examine the science behind the Man of Steel's extraordinary powers. Written by Anonymous

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English

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29 June 2006 (USA) See more »

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