Entertainment Weekly #872 (2006)

The cover of this copy of Entertainment Weekly number 872, cover dated April 14, 2006, features a bold photo of Brandon Routh as Superman flying. During the high anticipation for the film Superman Returns, the magazine included two pages of “EW Pop Quiz” to the film. The last part of the “quiz” contained questions about…

Hot Wheels Hero Cycles Superman Vehicle (2006)

In addition to the vast Superman Returns movie merchandise that flooded stores in 2006, there were other regular Superman collectibles available as well.  One example is this Hot Wheels Hero Cycles Superman Vehicle.  This was not just a repaint of an old vehicle.  This was a completely new…

Matchbox Superman Returns 5-pack vehicle set (2006)

The motion picture Superman Returns in 2006 came with an onslaught of collectibles. This is a Matchbox 5-pack vehicle set that contains A news live truck, a taxi cab, a tour shuttle, a police car, and a Daily Planet helicopter.

Although the helicopter is of its own design, its red and white color scheme is clearly an homage to…