Henry Cavill steps ably into the role of Superman in "Man of Steel," with most critics satisfied that he's earned the cape.

Who else could have played one of pop culture's most beloved heroes is kind of moot right now, but if all it took were a commanding jawline, we've got several candidates who'd fit the bill.

Some of these guys were actually in the running to play Supes at some point. Others, well, only in Photoshopped dreams.

Man of Steel -Trailer No.4
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With the imminent destruction of Krypton, their home planet, Jor-El (Russell Crowe) and his wife seek... Read More

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