Henry Cavill's Superman Fights to 'Save All of' Humanity in Action-Packed 'Man of Steel' Trailer (Video)

Greg Gilman
The Wrap

"Man of Steel" looks like an apocalyptic sci-fi thriller in the newest action-packed trailer released on Thursday.

Krypton shown falling apart at the hands of General Zod (Michael Shannon) as Jor-El (Russell Crowe) launches his infant son into space, and years later, the "Armageddon"-like destruction comes to Earth.

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Luckily, Clark Kent is willing to put on his family crest and fight for humanity as Superman, per instructions from his biological father.

"You can save them," Jor-El tells his grown son. "You can save all of them."

Take a look at the havoc Superman is up against:

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