Wonder Woman is a very difficult character to crack. More difficult than Superman, who is also more difficult than Batman. Also, a lot of people in Hollywood believe that it's hard to do a big action movie with a female lead. I happen to disagree with that. But that tends to be the prevailing wisdom.
'Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines' traces the fascinating evolution and legacy of Wonder Woman. From the birth of the comic book superheroine in the 1940s to the blockbusters of today, Wonder Women! looks at how popular representations of powerful women often reflect society's anxieties about women's liberation.More quotes »
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FAST & FURIOUS 6 Star Gina Carano Says There "Have Been Talks" About Superhero Roles
in." So, a fan of Zack Snyder's last movie, eh? The same Zack Snyder who is directing her boyfriend - Henry Cavill - in Man of Steel and has been rumoured to be up for directing Justice League? Do you guys think we'll see Gina Carano as Wonder Woman? from Comic Book Movies Read more »
CBR Review: Wonder Woman, issue 20
slugfest, made interesting by her unwillingness to remove the armbands that dampen her true power. Overall, though, "Wonder Woman" #20 feels a bit like a filler issue: the pieces are here, but not much is done with them, and the writing, art and editing all from Comic Book Resources Read more »