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Superheroes! I love them, you love them, everybody loves them! And what about those costumes? I know, right! Awesome/hideous!

That’s right – superhero costumes vary massively. Some look incredibly cool, while some are categorically rancid.

Live action movies have been bringing these superheroes to life for many years now and the costumes of our favourite beloved characters have received a mixed reception.

From awesome looking, very powerful armours to horrific Lycra tights – and everything in between – we’ve seen it all. They can make you want to don an outfit and kick some villain ass or they can make you want to vomit all over yourself.

With that in mind, here are eight awesome superhero costumes in movies and seven that sucked big time (starting with the awesome ones)…

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This article was first posted on August 23, 2013