The clip is dark and moody with scenes of laundry hanging on a clothesline and Clark Kent (Henry Cavill) working on a fishing boat. At the end, the video offers a glimpse of Superman in all his glory, shooting into the sky and breaking the sound barrier.
Two versions of the trailer are circulating. One features narrative by his adoptive father Kevin Costner (above), while his biological father Jor-El (Russell Crowe) voices the other (below).
“300” and “Watchmen” director Zack Snyder is behind the reboot with a little help from “Dark Knight Rises” director Christopher Nolan who produced the film and co-wrote the story with David S. Goyer.