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Superman: Flyby is a cancelled DC Comics film that was planned for a 2003 release, the film was written by JJ Abrams.[1]


The story was intended to be much darker, and focus more on Clark Kent trying to hide his secret identity for Martha. Jon Kent would be afraid that their son would kill them.

Krypton would still exist in this version.

Why It Was Cancelled[]

  1. The main theory about the film's cancellation was it's tone was seen as too dark by members of the film's crew.


  • The film never made it out of early development before getting cancelled.
  • The film's dark tone would later be used for Zack Snyder's Man of Steel and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

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