Best & Worst superhero movie costumes: Batman, Superman, more

Published Apr 26 2012, 08:56 BST  |  By and Jamie Wotton

The Avengers blasts into UK cinemas today (April 26), bringing together classic Marvel superheroes Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr), Captain America (Chris Evans), Thor (Chris Hemsworth) and Hulk (Mark Ruffalo).

With so many multi-coloured outfits on display, Digital Spy thought that now is as good a time as any to look back at the cool and the crummy of superhero movie outfits. From Christopher Reeve's classic Superman attire to Halle Berry's shredded S&M Catwoman look, there's been a mixed back of comic-to-screen costume translations.

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Photo gallery - Best & Worst of superhero movie costumes:
Best & Worst superhero movie costumes gallery

Superman (1978): No matter what Zack Snyder and Henry Cavill do in the upcoming Man of Steel, people will always be comparing to Christopher Reeve and his ripped-from-the-comic-pages version of the Superman outfit.