Sunday, 19 November, 2017

Patty Jenkins reveals interesting details about Wonder Woman 2 storyline, plot

Freda Brock | 17 June, 2017, 20:20

Patty Jenkins' Wonder Woman took $100.5m (£78.09m) at the US/Canada box office this weekend - the biggest domestic debut for a female director.

Director Patty Jenkins's acclaimed superhero film surpassed Sam Taylor-Johnson's Fifty Shades of Grey, making £100.5 million in the United States compared to the erotic thriller's £85.2 million.

Wonder Woman has been banned in Lebanon due to the film's leading star, Israeli actress Gal Gadot.The decision was made by the Lebanese government who took issue with the fact that Gadot is Israeli and served in the military. "Wonder Woman is a woman for our time, and her message and the tone that Patty Jenkins set forth connects with now". The previous mark was Sam Taylor-Johnson's Fifty Shades of Grey, with $85.1 million U.S. in 2015.

"I realized that "Wonder Woman 2" is its own great movie", she told EW. "It shows that superhero movies aren't just about men". In the United Kingdom, the film took a total of £5.82m.

Though critically lauded and financially successful, the release of Wonder Woman hasn't come without controversy.

Like Gadot, Jenkins is contractually obligated to return for the second installment of Wonder Woman.

Gadot made her debut as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice previous year.

FSU Opens CWS vs. LSU
He noted that Vanderbilt won the whole thing the year before, and that Commodores team finished in a tie for fifth in the SEC. Then, Jordan was given an opportunity to be the designated hitter - a role he still holds.

Deadline reports that Wonder Woman will conclude its opening weekend with a domestic gross of $103.1 million and beat Sunday projections.

After 76 years, Wonder Woman is finally realizing her peak power.

But Wonder Woman was the world's leader with a global bow of $223 million (GBP173 million).

"Talk about a woman's touch at the box office", says Anthony D'Alessandro on Deadline Hollywood.

"Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tells", $21.6 million ($73.8 million international). "It might be a $10 million movie or it might be $200 million movie".

Disney and Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 landed in the fourth place with an estimated $9.7 million, bringing its five-week total to $355.5 million in North America and $816.6 million globally.

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