Source: Hollywood Babble-On via CBM
Movie after movie, even when comic book movie costumes actually started to look descent on film, Batman stayed in his black bat armor. Will we finally get to see him in his signature gray and blue, or even gray and black? I have no idea, but Kevin Smith is certainly making a big deal out of the new look.
I saw the costume, more than that I saw him [Ben Affleck] in the costume...I don't want to give anything away cause that is up to them and stuff, but I am going to say this...I instantly bear hugged him. You have not seen this costume in film before. Because every other movie has done this matrixy black armor thing...There wasn't a single nipple on this [frick]ing suit man. I think everyone is gonna be like 'Holy Shit!' We haven't been down this path before. Even the Hardest core "[frick] this movie" person will be like 'alright, I'm ready! It seemed like it was very [Redacted] Influenced.
What could the influence be? Frank Miller? The new Jim Lee designed costume? I guess we'll have to wait and see, but hopefully it's closer to what we get in the comics. Save he black for Batman Beyond.
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About the Author - Jeremy Shane
Jeremy was born in a small mountain village of a strange foreign land called Weystvurginea. Banishment for liberal views saw him spend years wondering the east coast until he decided to bike to California. When he saw how long a trip it was, he drove instead. Now he's living it up in a low humidity climate, sometimes working on his photography and when not, he writes for us covering books (by way of his blog: Reading Realms), gaming, tv, movies, comics, conventions in the SoCal area, and creates a weekly webcomic: A Journey Through Skyrim. If you look for him offline, start in the L.A. area; online start at: www.jeremyshane.info for his profile and all the social networks he's on... or just follow him on twitter, he seems to be on there a lot: @jeremyshane.
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