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Old 10-02-2013, 08:35 AM   #242
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Default Re: Batman physique thread.

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Originally Posted by LordofhouseEl View Post
His legs were skinny in the movie as was his thighs, take a look at the behind the scene pic of him shirtless with the ripped trousers. Maybe he is just designed to have small legs (genetics).
Your "thighs" are part of your legs. To be fair, Henry Cavill wasn't exactly wearing shorts in the film, so it's difficult to judge what kind of condition the lower part of his anatomy was in back then; and we already know that Cavill's body type allows him to look smaller in loose-fitting clothes. Remember how various Hype members jumped to conclusions, years ago, when he wore a white shirt (that did nothing to reveal his physique) to Comic-Con?

Unless the leg portions of the MOS costume were extremely padded, Cavill's quadriceps (in the suit) appear to have been quite large, although his calves were less impressive.

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Originally Posted by slumcat View Post
Genetics might be it. He clearly squatted a lot but the results were perhaps not as fantastic as his upper body.
Perhaps.

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