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The Curse of Superman: Kal-El's Coming For You!

Maybe, just maybe, the best thing that ever happened to Nicolas Cage’s career was his failure to get 1993 project Superman Returns off the ground. We dive deep in to the sinister curse held over the Man of Steel, which is even more deadly than Kryptonite, and probably tougher than OG Nic.

The Superman Curse has taken many victims in many different forms; killing, maiming, crippling; career ruining, can anyone survive it? It seems not judging by the careers of the most recent incumbents, Henry Cavill (whatever happened to him?) and Brandon Routh (coming soon to a ComiCon near you soon).

Here are the curse's most tragic hits:

1. Kirk Alyn