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It's 'Man of Steel' Star Henry Cavill in His Superman Suit

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1. Why does Superman have the texture of a Titleist?

2. Is Superman drunkenly stumbling onto the set of a Charlie Chaplin film?

3. Eyebrows: Does he have them?

I do like the cape, but it's a shame director Zack Snyder still can't seem to get that 68% saturation filter off his camera. Guess it would just be silly for a man to walk around in multicolored tights, underwear, and a flowing cape if they were also recognizably vibrant.

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