SUPERMAN'S SUIT One has red shorts. The other does not. Because, apparently, in 2013, we just can't take the red shorts seriously any more … at least according to Zack Snyder. Let's just say that while we probably won't miss them, we also wouldn't have minded if they had been there – just for, you know, the sake of tradition.
Superman Then and Now
'Man of Steel' is a decidedly darker version of Superman than the ones we've met in previous films, but that's not the only difference. -- by Bryan Enk