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Women-Only Screenings of 'Wonder Woman' Sell Out and Prompt Complaints - New York Times

The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, a chain based in Austin, Tex., said it would host five women-only screenings of “Wonder Woman” in Austin and New York. The announcement led to both praise and complaints from various online corners. “Wonder Woman,” the ...and more »

After complaints over women-only "Wonder Woman" screening, Alamo Drafthouse adds more showtimes - CBS News

NEW YORK -- It took "Wonder Woman" 80 years to get her own movie, so the Alamo Drafthouse is not letting a few complaints by some men about an all-female screening get them down. It all started when the Austin location announced plans for an all-female ...and more »

There's nothing 'sexist' about a handful of women-only Wonder Woman screenings - The Sydney Morning Herald

A popular Austin, Texas-based movie theatre chain known for its strict no talking and no texting policy has caused quite a stir with its latest event announcement: The Alamo Drafthouse will host at least a handful of women-only screenings of the ...and more »

Texas Movie Theater Chain Shrugs Off Criticism for Women-Only Screenings of 'Wonder Woman' - Truthdig

Update, May 30, 2017: Alamo Drafthouse sent Truthdig the following statement regarding the online controversy sparked by the women-only screenings: “Obviously, Alamo Drafthouse recognizes 'Wonder Woman' is a film for all audiences, but our special ...and more »

Men are freaking out over women-only 'Wonder Woman' screenings — and the theater had the perfect response - Business Insider

The Alamo Drafthouse announced a special "women-only" screening for "Wonder Woman" in select theaters. Some men accused the theater of discrimination. One man asked the theater if they only hosted a "men's-only" showing of any film. The theater had a ...and more »

Selling Sex: Wonder Woman and the Ancient Fantasy of Hot Lady Warriors - The Wire

Examining how the “sexy powerful heroine” became a narrative that pervades a variety of cultures and time periods. File 20170524 31352 nf584s. Wonder Woman embodies the male fantasy of warrior women. Credit: When the film Wonder Woman is ...and more »

Why Wonder Woman Has Already Made History - Nerdist

All eyes are on princess Diana of Themyscira, the world's premier Amazonian warrior, as fans and critics brace themselves for what could be the biggest moment for superhero franchises in the last 15 years. Positive reception and reviews might lead to a ...and more »

Wonder Woman Director Addresses Criticism Of “Skimpy, Sexy Outfit” -

One of DC Comics' most iconic superheroes finally receives her own feature film this week, but it's not without controversy. Wonder Woman has drawn some ire from critics due to the character design, the costume she dons when fighting criminals and ...and more »

Some Men Are Not Happy About A Women-Only Screening Of 'Wonder Woman' - NPR

Alamo Drafthouse is not a typical corporate movie chain. For a horror movie screening this week, it gave its patrons gas masks and took them by school bus out into the woods. Last night it showed the latest Pirates of the Caribbean flick on a boat. Its ...and more »

Sun screens: The movies you need to watch this summer - The Jerusalem Post

From WWII to Wonder Woman, here are the blockbusters you need to be paying attention to this summer. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. Gal Gadot wonder. Gal Gadot stars as the fierce Amazon warrior princess out to save the world in 'Wonder Woman ...and more »