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Wonder Woman

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There’s been a flurry of Internet angst over the critical reviews of David Ayer‘s Suicide Squad. The embargo on review postings lifted and the early news from critics was not good. Currently Suicide Squad has a 29% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, and some fans even started and then removed a petition which received over 15,000 signatures to remove Rotten Tomatoes from the internet of all things. It’s been a whirlwind of on social media and forum comments, often turning quite nasty very quickly. Director Patty Jenkins took a break from editing Wonder Woman to check out Warner Bros. and DC‘s latest superhero flick and came away confused. Confused at why those critics panned the film the way they did. (more…)

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One of the most anticipated movies movies of next is the first ever Wonder Woman feature film, which will star Gal Godot as the titular character. A mythical Grecian warrior hailing from the mystical, all female isle of Themyscira, the film will see the super-heroine enter the world at large when a man, Steve Trevor (Chris Pine) washes up on the shore—but Trevor’s world is one at the brink of war, and when Themyscira needs an emissary to represent themselves in the conflict, Princess Diana, daughter of Zeus, Wonder Woman herself, will take up the role. (more…)

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This isn’t the hugest possible breaking news from San Diego Comic Con, but if you’re one of a legion of people that didn’t like the doom and gloom of Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice this may be the correction you’re looking for. A new poster released for Wonder Woman shows the Amazonian Princess in her best light, quite literally. In another poster, you will enjoy the thought of a recent, beloved variation of the Dark Knight who is also getting his own movie next year, albeit one set in the world of LEGO. Yup. the other new poster has unmasked The LEGO Batman Movie. (more…)

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Warner Bros. is hoping to make big waves at this years SDCC. Saturday the 23rd at 11:30 Warner Bros. will take over Hall H when master of ceremonies Conan O’Brien (Conan) starts things off with cast members and potential first looks at Suicide Squad, The LEGO Batman Movie, Kong: Skull Island, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and Wonder Woman. Everything was outlined in Warner Bros. latest SDCC16 press release and while it may be a tad bit too soon (crossing your fingers might help) for a full-blown Wonder Woman trailer, a clip or teaser from director Patty Jenkins seems just about right. She’ll be on stage with Gal Gadot and Chris Pine for the Wonder Woman part of the Hall H Warner Bros. Panel. Included in the press release was the first official synopsis for Wonder Woman. (more…)

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If by some chance you didn’t make it to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia last week, and there’s probably a few of you who didn’t, characters for the upcoming television series Justice League Action’ were revealed at Kre8tif!The annual conference which focuses on the world of animation, VFX, and licensing/marketing, gave fans the first look at the upcoming DC Comics series scheduled to air this fall. (more…)

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Now that protests have finally died down, now that our customary 3 week spoiler silence ended, now that Jeremy finally had 5 minutes to toss the whole random grab bag of a podcast together, we are now ready to share the 90 minute conversation on the 151 minute big screen edition of the 75 year build up to the battle between the world’s greatest 4 color titans (that lasts about 8 minutes.)

MILD SPOILER ALERT: Jeremy, Jason, and Matt talk in depth(ish) about Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice so this will spoil it for you if you are one of the few who have yet to take in billion dollar (let’s call it) divisive blockbuster that no one can seem to agree upon. Is it the greatest movie ever? The worst? Is it fever dream of a mad space-god-turtle? The guys are not here to convince you of any of that. What you will hear is a little exploration in the highs, the lows, and expansive middles the movie had to offer. (more…)

There are some new on location pictures of the currently shooting Wonder Woman movie directed by Patty Jenkins (Monster). The pictures were taken at an undisclosed beach location in Italy last Thursday and give a look at the first meeting on Themyscira, better known as Paradise Island, between pilot Steve Trevor (Chris Pine) and the Amazonian Princess Diana (Gal Gadot). Along with these are a couple featuring the horse riding Amazonians attacking a group of German soldiers. (more…)

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Straight from the island of Themyscira comes a look at Wonder Woman‘s Amazon companions. These aren’t just the run of the mill Amazons though, these are the women that will help teach, train, and shape Princess Diana (Gal Gadot) into the woman who will become the greatest female warrior of the ages. Not only do you get a look at their costumes, director Patty Jenkins (Monster) discusses how that look came about. (more…)

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The pow-wow between Earth’s two mightiest heroes has been a point of contention and a source of endless hype ever since it was teased 3 years ago. However, with the cinematic DC Universe finally making its way to the silver screen, some fans decide to go the extra mile and look for facts by analyzing any and all hints provided by the trailers, leading to a pretty solid possible outline…

[ABSTRACT SPOILER WARNING: THIS ARTICLE CONTAINS POSSIBLE BATMAN V SUPERMAN PLOT POINTS]

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