When it comes to fashion, no girl wants to be upstaged by her guy. But what do you do when his favorite outfit is head-to-toe latex? We turn to the heroines of this summer’s superhero flicks to see how they’re stealing back the spotlight.
The sharp tailoring sported by Rachel Dawes (Maggie Gyllenhaal) could give her Dark Knight beau a run for his batsuit.
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Yes, her boyfriend’s the one with the secret identity, but Betty Ross (Liv Tyler) still knows how to keep things under wraps with a classic tan trench coat in The Incredible Hulk.
A snappy black leather jacket and some goth-chic accessories are a perfect match for the fiery personality of Hellboy’s main flame, Liz Sherman (Selma Blair).
Draped in a down-to-there evening gown, exec assistant Pepper Potts (Gwyneth Paltrow) helped Iron Man smash the bad guys — along with a few box office records.