RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 139,602
Posts: 5,424,892
Members: 24,810
Currently online: 362
Newest member: David Ellerman

TrekToday headlines

September Loot Crate Features Trek Surprise
By: T'Bonz on Sep 16

USS Enterprise Miniature Out For Refit
By: T'Bonz on Sep 16

Star Trek/Planet of the Apes Comic Crossover
By: T'Bonz on Sep 16

Trek 3 Shooting Next Spring?
By: T'Bonz on Sep 16

Star Trek: Alien Domain Game Announced
By: T'Bonz on Sep 15

Red Shirt Diaries Episode Three
By: T'Bonz on Sep 15

Made Out Of Mudd Photonovel
By: T'Bonz on Sep 15

Takei Has Growth Removed
By: T'Bonz on Sep 15

Retro Review: Tears of the Prophets
By: Michelle on Sep 12

New Wizkids Attack Wing Ships
By: T'Bonz on Sep 12


Welcome! The Trek BBS is the number one place to chat about Star Trek with like-minded fans. Please login to see our full range of forums as well as the ability to send and receive private messages, track your favourite topics and of course join in the discussions.

If you are a new visitor, join us for free. If you are an existing member please login below. Note: for members who joined under our old messageboard system, please login with your display name not your login name.


Go Back   The Trek BBS > Entertainment & Interests > Science Fiction & Fantasy

Science Fiction & Fantasy Farscape, Babylon 5, Star Wars, Firefly, vampires, genre books and film.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old August 22 2011, 08:40 AM   #2476
Admiral_Young
Fleet Admiral
 
Admiral_Young's Avatar
 
Location: Gotham
View Admiral_Young's Twitter Profile
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

I don't think they are purposely avoiding showing us his trunks. It truly amazes how we can focus on one aspect of a suit or a character's facial features and spending a page or two on it. It's really not a big deal.
__________________
Admiral Young
Chief of Operations

Ignoring the The Last Stand since 2011.
Admiral_Young is online now   Reply With Quote
Old August 22 2011, 09:58 AM   #2477
Shazam!
Rear Admiral
 
Shazam!'s Avatar
 
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

Broccoli wrote: View Post
Hell, just look at Nolan's Batman suit.
Urgh, do I have to?
Shazam! is offline   Reply With Quote
Old August 22 2011, 02:48 PM   #2478
Admiral Buzzkill
Fleet Admiral
 
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

CorporalCaptain wrote: View Post
In fact, it's so interesting that I'm getting a twinge of déjà vu from the Wonder Woman pilot: dangle some pics on the net to gauge fan reaction before committing to the final costume, anybody?
No.
Admiral Buzzkill is offline   Reply With Quote
Old August 22 2011, 07:47 PM   #2479
davejames
Vice Admiral
 
Location: Sac, Ca
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

From the spy pics, it looks like there are indeed "trunks", but they're just the same blue as the rest of the suit. Probably just so it doesn't look like he's wearing pajamas or a wetsuit.

As for changes from the official pic, it looks like the shield is a bit less curved and more angular as well. And clearly they changed the hairstyle.
davejames is offline   Reply With Quote
Old August 22 2011, 08:19 PM   #2480
Agenda
Fleet Captain
 
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

davejames wrote: View Post
From the spy pics, it looks like there are indeed "trunks", but they're just the same blue as the rest of the suit. Probably just so it doesn't look like he's wearing pajamas or a wetsuit.
I'm fine with that. At some point you've gotta say goodbye to things.
Agenda is offline   Reply With Quote
Old August 22 2011, 08:22 PM   #2481
Myasishchev
Rear Admiral
 
Myasishchev's Avatar
 
Location: America after the rain
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

Admiral_Young wrote: View Post
I don't think they are purposely avoiding showing us his trunks. It truly amazes how we can focus on one aspect of a suit or a character's facial features and spending a page or two on it. It's really not a big deal.
Yeah, everyone needs to lay off of Clark's area. It's unseemly.
__________________

Myasishchev is offline   Reply With Quote
Old August 24 2011, 06:10 AM   #2482
Admiral_Young
Fleet Admiral
 
Admiral_Young's Avatar
 
Location: Gotham
View Admiral_Young's Twitter Profile
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

First Faora pics!!! I can't believe I'm posting a comicbookmovies.com article...but they do give credit to the Man of Steel facebook page.

http://www.comicbookmovie.com/fansit..._Of_Steeli_Set
__________________
Admiral Young
Chief of Operations

Ignoring the The Last Stand since 2011.
Admiral_Young is online now   Reply With Quote
Old August 24 2011, 06:45 AM   #2483
theenglish
Rear Admiral
 
theenglish's Avatar
 
Location: Suriname
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

Superman's suit in the comics is up for a pretty radical redesign, so by the time the movie comes out a redesign for the movie will be pretty much in the spirit of the new DC. Although, the Earth 2 style insignia is an interesting choice.
theenglish is offline   Reply With Quote
Old August 24 2011, 06:56 AM   #2484
Turtletrekker
Vice Admiral
 
Turtletrekker's Avatar
 
Location: Tacoma, Washington
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

Agreed. And Happy Birthday to Amy!!

Jetfire wrote: View Post
StarTrek1701 wrote: View Post

No she doesn't. She looks tired and worn out.
Agreed again.
__________________
I hate having thoughts on the top of my head. They usually jump off and commit suicide.
Turtletrekker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old August 24 2011, 12:41 PM   #2485
Shazam!
Rear Admiral
 
Shazam!'s Avatar
 
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

I'm not convinced that Superman's outfit is game for 'radical redsign'. Any modern redsign is usually only a temporary measure that instantly dates.

However, I'm not going to lose any sleep over a lack of red undies despite my preference for their inclusion.
Shazam! is offline   Reply With Quote
Old August 24 2011, 01:57 PM   #2486
Savage Dragon
TheSeeker
 
Savage Dragon's Avatar
 
Location: New York, NY
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

No red trunks!

http://www.superherohype.com/news/ar...s-reveal-faora
Savage Dragon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old August 24 2011, 02:35 PM   #2487
Misfit Toy
Caped Trek Mod
 
Misfit Toy's Avatar
 
Location: Transporter buffer
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

Looks like looong Kryptonian capes are "in" this year.
__________________
Woof.
Misfit Toy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old August 24 2011, 02:37 PM   #2488
Savage Dragon
TheSeeker
 
Savage Dragon's Avatar
 
Location: New York, NY
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

I really like the cape. Even though those pictures are obviously from a great distance I think they look good. It really does look like Superman walking down a street.
Savage Dragon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old August 24 2011, 02:38 PM   #2489
JacksonArcher
Vice Admiral
 
JacksonArcher's Avatar
 
Send a message via AIM to JacksonArcher
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

The cape is fantastic. The shield is great as well. I can live with no trunks.
__________________
"Please... We need you to hope again... " - Professor Charles Xavier, X-Men: Days of Future Past
JacksonArcher is offline   Reply With Quote
Old August 24 2011, 02:41 PM   #2490
Out Of My Vulcan Mind
Vice Admiral
 
Out Of My Vulcan Mind's Avatar
 
Location: Wherever you go, there you are.
Re: Superman (casting, rumors, pix till release)

JacksonArcher wrote: View Post
I can live with no trunks.
Yeah, I don't think anyone's ever died from going commando.
__________________
"I'll see you in another life, brother."
Out Of My Vulcan Mind is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
christopher nolan, man of steel, superman, zack snyder

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 12:24 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.