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Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana will discover her full powers and her true destiny. Written by
Every design decision made for Themyscira came down to director Patty Jenkins and designer Lindy Hemming asking, "How would women want to live that's badass?" Hemming crafted a look to show off the Amazons' ripped shoulders and toned legs, emphasized by wrist braces and heeled sandals, because, Jenkins explained, "As a woman, I want Wonder Woman to fight and look great at the same time. In my opinion, this means she has really long legs." See more »
I don't know if it is because the other DC films set the bar so low, or if it is because last year Warner Brothers flew a bunch of critics out to Hollywood and wined and dined them, but the early reviews and praise for this film are totally unfounded. The screening I went to was as quiet as a graveyard after the first 20 minutes. Just so you know where I am coming from, I thought Man of Steel was okay but hated Batman V Superman and Suicide Squad. Anyway, this film is basically the lovechild of the first Captain America movie and Batman V Superman. The plot and "comedy" is from Captain America, while the tone and action is from BvS. So yeah, lots of slow-mo action scenes. The tone is strange. It is as dark and moody as the other DC films but there are random comedic moments sprinkled into the film, it throws the movie off and hurts the already bad pacing. Plus most of the jokes fall flat because they come of as 3rd grader knock-knock jokes, so yeah.
The acting is a huge issue. Gal Gadot is very wooden. The poor girl can't handle a scene without help. Other actors are literally acting around her while she is literally just standing there. Her monotonic dialogue wears thin fast so it was almost refreshing to have her not saying much in some scenes. If DC is stupid enough to continue their current course, I can almost guarantee they will not be making a sequel to Wonder Woman. What's her name just can not hold a film on her own. Anyway. The film isn't horrible but it isn't good enough to pay money to watch. Plus we all know DC is going to come out with an extended edition anyway. Oh, I almost forgot. This isn't a spoiler and doesn't give anything away but there is a fight scene that is very reminiscent of the Wonder Woman vs Doomsday fight. I'm just wondering if the film recycled CGI. Anyway.
If any of the top dogs running DC are reading this review, I'm going to do you a humongous favor and tell you exactly what you should do. Don't waste anymore time on the Justice League movie; just dump it into theaters as is. We all know it is a pile of junk anyway. Better yet release it as a direct to video movie so you do not have to damage the brand anymore than you already have. After that, do a hard reboot. The fans will respect more for it, plus you will make a ton of money. You don't understand, Batman V Superman should have been highest grossing movie of all-time. Look at the numbers, you know I'm right. Why risk damaging DC's box office reputation for at least a decade when you can just reboot it now and give Joss Whedon a blank canvas to work with. You are literally handing Whedon a pile of garbage and telling him to make roses out of it. Soft reboots do not work. Take Ghost Rider for example. The second Ghost Rider film was better but no one cared because the first one was goofy. Same thing with the Punisher series, soft reboots are doomed to fail. Whatever. I'm over it.
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