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FIRST LOOK AT ANNE HATHAWAY AS CATWOMAN

So yesterday we got to see Henry Cavill as Superman with a blown-out 80’s powerbroker hairdo, and today we get our first official look at Anne Hathaway in her Catwoman getup for Christopher Nolan’s final Batman film The Dark Knight Rises. My first impressions echo similar sentiments being expressed throughout the Internetz today, “Where are her cowl and cat ears?” On one hand, I expected Nolan to stick to his “Batman in the real world” guns, and this sleek, high-tech cat burglar garb certainly fits the bill – but on the other hand, it would be nice to see the character retain some of her iconic appearance. It’s possible this is not the final Catwoman costume, but I wouldn’t get my hopes up to see a cowl. Regardless, this is still better than Halle Berry’s Catwoman costume…(click to enlarge)

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TOP TEN WORST SUPERHERO MOVIE COSTUMES

Superhero films have become huge cash cows for the movie studios over the last 20 years or so. Some of them have been very faithful to the source material, while some have suffered from directors, producers, and studio execs whipping out their junk and pissing all over them (in a metaphorical sense, of course). One of the biggest problems with making comic book films is translating the ornate, brightly-colored, and sometimes gaudy costumes the heroes wear to the silver screen in a way that won’t shatter the dreaded “suspension of belief” for the audience. In some cases, the changes made to the costumes make sense and still do justice to the character, but every so often, you end up with complete abomionations that look utterly ludicrous. Here then, are my Top Ten Worst Superhero Movie Costumes of All-Time: 

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