How much does the suit cost in real life?

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  1. ohmshalone on the brink of sanity

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    I asked this yesterday but my thread didn't show up for some reason
     
  2. Spider-jedi Registered

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    i have no idea
     
  3. PSU442 Guest

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    it's probably comparable to the spiderman suit. Weren't a few of those stolen during production of the first film... and i think they mentioned a price... does anybody remember?
     
  4. ohmshalone on the brink of sanity

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    I wonder if its as expensive as batmans movie-price suit... $300,000
     
  5. explode7 Registered

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    ^ I think it is more are you forgetting this is SUPERMAN!!!
     
  6. BrollySupersj Howard, Fine, and Howard

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    I'm gonna say 500 grand.
     
  7. explode7 Registered

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    I'm gonna say 1 M
     
  8. Michael Corleone Don Corleone

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    Well if you ignore the collectible value. I would say it probably cost in the low hundred thousands. The Begins costume cost that much more because sculpting
    was involved. I think less work certainly goes into developing something that is bascially a spandex suit. However the materials used would jack the price up.
     
  9. Mentok Registered

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    Well from a deverlopment point of view I am sure it was expensive. They spent alot of tme playing with new fabrics and they even created a few to try with the suit.

    Thats an expensive process to go through.
     
  10. nosebleed. Registered

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    The codpiece alone must have cost a cool hundred grand from all the material used to produce such a massive piece of "equipment".
     
  11. explode7 Registered

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    I guess you would know bleedy nose guy :up:
     
  12. DA Harvey Dent Registered

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    Too bad it doesn't look it. It's a decent suit at best.
     
  13. Admiral_N8 I Look Like THOR

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    Didnt someone, maybe Singer, say that ripping a suit was like driving a Ferrari off a bridge?

    anyone remember that
     
  14. PSU442 Guest

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    imagine what that suit would cost in 'fake-life.' Lois was a fool to return that cape in S4.
     
  15. SolidSnakeMGS Registered

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    I don't get it. Or maybe it's just so simple and I'm thinking something else.
     
  16. Yellow Cyclone Pessimist

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    ferrari's are usually 150,000+ easily...so you rip the suit, you obviously can't sew it, cuz the seams will show up on the scre---oh wait :rolleyes:
     
  17. M.O.Steel Wayne Inc. Tech Support

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    Basically, he's saying that each suits cost north of $150 K like cyclone pointed out, so when you rip one, you can't really mend it, so it's like completely losing 150 grand.
     
  18. Nivek Registered

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    $85,000 a piece, they dont have the screen printing and web and spider add on's like the Spider-man suit. Im just happy he's not all sculpted muscle, he'll actually be able to move.
     
  19. SolidSnakeMGS Registered

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    ^^ Ok, thanks. Yeah, that's what I thought it meant but I didn't know these suits were that damn expensive. Holy jeez. Not exactly something you'd wear to cut the grass in or change your oil.
     
  20. KaptainKrypton Registered

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    LOL!!!!
     
  21. Pickle-El Registered

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    I thought I remember reading 25 or 50K each.....
     
  22. Superman4ever Registered

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    LMAO...:)
     
  23. Spider-jedi Registered

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    it must be cheaper than the batman and spiderman suits
     
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    I thought it was between 25 and 75K...
     
  25. Mentok Registered

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    Looks more expensive than the pile of foam rubber people call the Batman Begins suit :o
     

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