Will British actor Henry Cavill fly as new Superman?

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Britain's Henry Cavill has become the latest actor to don Superman's famous red cape. In Man of Steel, the actor co-stars with Amy Adams, as plucky reporter Lois Lane, and Kevin Costner and Diane Lane, who play his human parents.

Tom Brook looks at whether this film will be part of a successful blockbuster franchise.

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