'Man of Steel' Watch Party: DC fans relive iconic 'first flight' scene as Clark Kent takes to the skies
One of the most inspirational scenes in 'Man of Steel' is the time when Henry Cavill's Kal-El/Clark Kent takes flight as Superman, embracing his identity as the sworn protector of the Earth
Fans have Zack Snyder to thank for as they relived the cult "flight scene" during the 'Man of Steel' watch party.
One of the most inspirational scenes in 'Man of Steel' is the time when Henry Cavill's Kal-El/Clark Kent takes flight as Superman, embracing his identity as the sworn protector of the earth. The sequence sees Kal in his Superman outfit as he goes supersonic. Complemented richly by Hans Zimmer's score, the scene has been a fan-favorite since the release of the film.
"The first flight sequence owned in 2013 and continues to own to this day. #ManOfSteel #manofsteelwatchparty," a fan tweeted. "The "first flight" sequence, oh-my-gosh! Beautifully shot, and the music from Hans Zimmer and the expressions of excitement and trepidation from Henry Cavill make this one of the most moving scenes in the film!" another seconded.
"The flight sequence is everything, from the way it was shot and composites to the genuine childlike glee on Kal's face," a fan wrote. "right now I'm humming that beautiful flight music. still amazing! #manofsteelwatchparty," a fan remarked.
"The FIRST FLIGHT sequence is one of the best moments in a comic book movie. It's a beautiful moment where Clark begins to realize the power he has and the responsibility he must take on. Unreal scene. #ManOfSteel #manofsteelwatchparty #ReleaseTheSnyderCut," a tweet read. "The first Flight scene is a pure experience in itself. You can see the pure joy on Superman's face at being able to fly. It's pure euphoria for him. ," another said.
"The “first flight” will forever be my favorite DCEU moment. It’s gonna be hard to top this epicness. #manofsteelwatchparty #ZackSnydersJusticeLeague," a fan opined. You can watch the scene here:
"Clark's first flight always gives me chills. I still remember the awe and wonder I first felt in the theatre. #ManofSteelWatchParty," a fan recollected. "THE SUIT HAS ARRIVED. Genuinely can't even begin to describe how incredible the FIRST FLIGHT sequence is. #ManOfSteel," a tweet said.
Here's one to end with: "Glad to hear you liked it. The first time I watched it, I cried during the First Flight sequence; I never thought I'd see that moment in live-action. And the speech by Jor-El was just epic and poetic. #ManOfSteel #manofsteelwatchparty"
What are your thoughts on the first flight scene?
'Man of Steel' watch party with Zack Snyder is currently streaming on the Vero app.