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Old 11-27-2012, 08:29 AM   #420
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Default Re: It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's the Superman Costume Thread! - Part 1

Originally Posted by Snyder
“I looked at probably 1,500 versions of the costumes with the briefs on.”
Originally Posted by Mike22 View Post
Goes to show his determination in wanting to keep them.
Yes. But commissioning “1500” design sketches, etc. - and considering each one of them - would be a colossal waste of time, effort and money if WB had issued (for legal reasons?) a “no trunks rule” from the get-go. My sense is that many options were on the table (including the trunks) and that, ultimately, the decision was made based on aesthetic criteria.

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