The Cannon Films Archive…

The Cannon Group is synonymous with a bygone era of cult cinema and straight-to-video trash and all the more fascinating for it. I urge anybody with an interest in Movies from the 80’s to head over to the incredibly well researched Cannon.org for a comprehensive and surprising list of all the pictures they were responsible for (including a plethora of projects announced but never made, among them Spider-Man, Captain America and Superman V) Among the many contributions is the rare still above of Christopher Reeve, in the UK for the shooting of Cannon’s Superman IV, cutting the ribbon to open a Cannon cinema in Manchester…