The Original Wonder Woman Had Some Familiar Racist Roots - Refinery29

Tonight the superhero film genre is getting the female lead it needs. The first public showings of Warner Bros.' newest installment from the DC universe, Wonder Woman, start May 31. Early reviewers, including those on Rotten Tomatoes, are already ...

Wonder Woman Unveils One Final, Beautiful Poster - We Got This Covered

Looking back with benefit of hindsight, it's pretty remarkable how the general feeling toward Wonder Woman changed from cautious optimism – trepidation, even – to infectious excitement almost overnight, and it's a testimony to Patty Jenkins and the ...

Wonder Woman ban confirmed on premiere day - The Daily Star

Lebanese authorities have officially banned the new “Wonder Woman” movie, following a controversy over the casting of Gal Gadot, an Israeli actress, as the movie's title character. you've reached a subscriber-only article. Sign up now and access the ...

Wonder Woman 2017 Review - Vanity Fair

Perhaps the most remarkable thing about Wonder Woman is how, well, unremarkable it is. After all the stops and starts and frustrations of trying to get a Wonder Woman movie made—a whole, vast system stymied by the idea of one measly female superhero ...

'Wonder Woman' anchors summer movie season - Washington Blade

Gal Gadot in 'Wonder Woman.' The Amazon warrior/princess finally makes it to the big screen in a new film opening this weekend. (Photo courtesy Warner Bros. Pictures). The summer 2017 movie season leaps into action this Friday (June 2) with the ...

Two women team up to make 'Wonder Woman' soar - Philly.com

Director Patty Jenkins, left, and actress Gal Gadot arrive at the world premiere of "Wonder Woman" at the Pantages Theatre on Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP). by Jerome Maida, FOR PHILLY.COM/GEEK.

Lebanon Bans 'Wonder Woman' Screenings Because Of Israeli Star Gal Gadot - HuffPost

Despite its positive early reviews, and high rating on Rotten Tomatoes, people living in Lebanon won't be able to see “Wonder Woman” in their theaters anytime soon. The film, starring Israel-born actress Gal Gadot, has officially been banned from ...

'Wonder Woman' Scores Higher Rating Than Any Other Superhero Movie On Rotten Tomatoes - Huffington Post Canada

Warner Bros.' newest superhero movie “Wonder Woman” is doing what none of its other DC Extended Universe counterparts could: impressing critics. In fact, it's doing such a good job, it's currently the highest rated superhero movie — if you exclude ...

Editorial: Not everyone loves a superhero - New Zealand Herald

AS women the world over -- mostly -- celebrate the release of the movie Wonder Woman, there is one country that's not so sure. There are forces at work in Lebanon to have the film banned there for one reason and one reason only. The star is an Israeli ...

How It Feels To Go From A Victoria's Secret Model To A Slayer In Wonder Woman - Cinema Blend

While Gal Gadot might be playing the titular Wonder Woman the blockbuster is packed full of capable ladies, from the film's director Patty Jenkins, to a roster of actresses that include Robin Wright, Connie Nielsen, and Elena Anaya. But arguably the ...

'Wonder Woman' banned in Lebanon due to Israeli lead actress - eNCA

Lebanon's 'Wonder Woman' ban is part of their ongoing war with Israel, the law that encourages boycotts of Israeli products & bars Lebanese citizens from traveling to Israel or having contacts with Israelis. Photo: Variety Media / Reuters. ROME ...

Wonder Woman Officially Banned From Lebanese Movie Theaters - Cinema Blend

Previously, it was reported that Lebanon was trying to ban Wonder Woman from any sort of theatrical distribution in its country. Well, as of today, the Gal Gadot-starring film has officially been prevented from being released on Lebanese screens, as ...

Wonder Woman banned by Lebanon over Israeli lead Gal Gadot - BBC News

Lebanon has banned superhero blockbuster Wonder Woman from cinemas, because the title character is played by an Israeli actress. Gal Gadot was formerly in the Israeli army. Military service is compulsory in the country. The Lebanese interior ministry ...

Lebanon bans Wonder Woman because Gal Gadot is Israeli - Daily Mail

Lebanon's Ministry of Economy issued the ban just before the film was scheduled to premiere in Lebanon, which is officially at war with Israel. It was blocked by the government because of the star's nationality and her support for Israel's army ...

'Wonder Woman' banned in Lebanon due to star Gal Gadot's background - WPTV.com

The highly anticipated superhero movie was banned by the country on the day it was set to premiere there. Lebanon's Daily Star newspaper reported that an official from the country had announced the ban on Wednesday. According to The Hollywood ...

DC's Wonder Woman has officially been banned in Lebanon - JoBlo.com

It's official, Warner Bros. WONDER WOMAN has officially been banned in Lebanon mere days before the film was scheduled to debut in the country's theaters. The ban come about when the Lebanese group Campaign to Boycott Supporters of Israel-Lebanon ...

Wonder Women: The live-action appearances of the Amazon Princess - Flickering Myth (blog)

With the release of All Star Comics #8 in October 1941, William Moulton Marston and DC Comics introduced the world to Princess Diana of Themyscira, better known as Wonder Woman, who would quickly go on to establish herself as the most iconic female ...

Lebanese ministry bans 'Wonder Woman' film over Israeli actress - Reuters

An advertising billboard for 'Wonder Woman' movie is pictured along a highway, east of Beirut, Lebanon May 31, 2017. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir. 1/3. left. right. An advertising billboard for 'Wonder Woman' movie is pictured along a highway, east of Beirut ...

Movie Review: Wonder Woman - offers wonderful details, execution and spirit - Stuff.co.nz

There's the creation of the superpowers, followed by the discovery of the hero, their adoption into our world, and then the hero's realisation that human society is something worth fighting for when an ambassador from their previous life or a similarly ...

Lebanese cinema chain bans "Wonder Woman" - 610kvnu

The tweet doesn't reveal the reason, but but Variety reports it's because Gadot is Israeli, and Lebanon has officially been at war with Israel for decades. The ban was reportedly prompted by the group Campaign to Boycott Supporters of Israel, took ...