On December 3, There’s One Last Chance to See Richard Donner’s SUPERMAN: THE MOVIE On the Big Screen for Its 40th Anniversary!
November 29, 2018
If you love Richard Donner’s majestic 1978 big-screen adaptation starring Christopher Reeve as the Man of Steel, there’s one final chance to see it on the big screen.’
On Monday, December 3, Fathom Events will present SUPERMAN: THE MOVIE at 7 p.m. (local time) on nearly 400 screens across the country — the last of three days fans have to see the movie that helped launch the modern super hero movie.  To find a location near you, visit the Fathom Events SUPERMAN page and enter your ZIP code.
Seeing SUPERMAN on the big screen is an experience to be savored, made even more special by the accompaniment of Max Fleischer’s Superman cartoon “Mechanical Monsters” in its first big-screen presentation since 1941.
Daniel Pickett
Daniel “Julius Marx” Pickett has been around toys his whole life. The first line he ever collected was Mego’s World’s Greatest Super Heroes line back in the 70s. He has been surrounded by collectables ever since. In 1999 he was confounded by a lack of information and news about some of his favorite toy lines he was collecting. Since he couldn’t find the information he decided to pursue it himself thinking other people might also be interested in the same news. He started writing a weekly column on the toy industry and action figure for a toy news site and in a years time he tripled the sites daily traffic with his updates, reviews and product features. He built relationships with every major toy manufacturer and many sculptors, painters and mold makers. He grew his hobby into a world wide expertise that the industry has embraced. In 2004 he teamed up with his toy buddy Jason “ToyOtter” Geyer and they created their own website www.ActionFigureInsider.com. Daniel has been quoted in both industry and mass media press outlets. Over the years Daniel and AFi have been sought out as experts in the field. Daniel was regularly featured on “Attack of the Show” on the G4 network as the primary contributor to their “Mint On Card” segment, and our front page has been linked to from USA Today’s “Pop Candy” Blog twice. Daniel’s content has also been featured on MSNBC.com, Time.com, The Wall Street Journal, The Saturday Evening Post, CNN.com, AssociatedPress.com Wired.com, Fark.com, Boing-Boing, Gizmodo.com, Ain’t It Cool News, the Official Star Wars blog, Geekologie, G4, CNet and Toy Fare magazine, among many others. He has consulted on toy lines, books, documentaries and TV shows. But all of that really just sounds snooty and “tootin’ his own horn” – the long and short of it is that Daniel loves toys and he LOVES talking about them.
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