Freeborn’s Fleet…

Nestled among the ‘New Additions’ on the Propstore Of London website is this little piece of cinematic history, a casting struck from one of make-up legend Stuart Freeborn’s miniature Superman head sculptures.  This rare offering comes with the great provenance of a still showing Freeborn himself holding aloft two finished flying puppets from Superman II …

Warner Books Presents…

In continuation of this post detailing the Super-Marketing campaign mounted by Warner Brothers to cash-in on the release of Superman: The Movie in 1978 I’m proud to present some of its highlights adorning my collection decades later. From the top, artist Jim Dietz interpretations of key scenes collected in a glossy portfolio – even today …

‘Crafted From 100% Polyamid…’

The Propstore Of London is currently offering a unique opportunity to own one of Christopher Reeve’s ‘flying’ tunics from Superman III. Though Superman wardrobe rarely comes onto the market without the accompanying thud of an auctioneers hammer, the leotard pictured above will nonetheless set you back 10K plus. Like all genuine pieces of Movie history, …

‘Arnie’s Works’ Updated…

Though still branded a ‘Personal Project’ rather than a commercial enterprise at this point, the images charting progress on Master Arnie Kim’s 1/4 scale Reeve Superman figure above do nothing if not whet the appetite. Having struck off the first test cast shown in the bottom three images, the incredible likeness is put to test …