Truth & Justice In MK…

Its a little-known fact that the last of the classic Superman Movie series was shot entirely in the UK.  A great proportion of exterior scenes were shot in MIlton Keynes as the new town with its modernist architecture was considered to be a reasonable representation of a US city of the era.  Naturally the prospect …

“Planet ‘Copter One…”

Another SUPERMANIA exclusive – From a bulk lot of production ephemera to be premiered here – unpublished stills taken from negatives of the full-size Daily Planet helicopter (photographer unknown) at rest outside the world-famous 007 stage in Pinewood Studios, England 1977.  This 1:1 JetRanger shell was one of a series of props and models used …

Exclusive European Photostory…

Most major Motion Pictures of the 70’s and 80’s had ‘Photostory’ novelisations – with the strange exception of the Superman series.  Thankfully German magazine BRAVO serialised the Movie in a much larger format than standard over ten issues in 1979. It will be presented for the first time online in its entirety here…

Another Planet…

A new-concept eatery endorsed by Hollywood heavyweights Schwarzennegger, Stallone and Willis, the Planet Hollywood restaurant chain offered its clientele the unique experience of dining at the Movies. The London site was opened in 1993 with massive press coverage and attended by a galaxy of stars, an event gradually repeated all over the world. Besides the …