Update: Lucasfilm Games has provided some clarification in regards to its role at Disney and relationship with third party publishers and developers. UPDATE FACTORY NEWSPAGE (and occasional blog, forum commentary) TO MAKE IT EASIER TO FOLLOW THE CHANGES AS THEY OCCUR. This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Rebirth. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly In 1973, producer Ilya Salkind convinced his father Alexander to buy the rights to Superman. They hired Mario Puzo to pen a two-film script, and negotiated.