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039;Wonder Woman' Director Patty Jenkins Explains the Movie's World War I Setting

Diana has trained as an unstoppable warrior in the lush, secret island paradise of Themyscira, which was given to the Amazons by Zeus. And when we say "more-talented", we mean more talented than Zack Snyder, director of "Man of Steel" and "Batman v Superman" - but "Wonder Woman" is also much steadier than David Ayer's "Suicide Squad". "When I realised that no one rescues Wonder Woman and that she rescues herself, it was then that I realised I must do the same". The film doesn't quite hit its groove until Gadot shows up. But being a DC film, "Wonder Woman" can't help but devolve into a blurry, concrete-busting third act that feels dispiritingly like all the rest, not to mention a baffling reveal that negates most of Diana's growth. She did an awesome job depicting Diana throughout "Year One" so seeing her return, however brief, elevates the annual.

Actress Lynda Carter became the embodiment of Wonder Woman when she played her in the highly popular 1970s television series.

"Wonder Woman" has a June 2, 2017 release directed by Patty Jenkins starring Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Connie Nielsen, David Thewlis, Danny Huston, Elena Anaya, Ewen Bremner, and Saïd Taghmaoui.

"When I was playing Wonder Woman, I was able to do incredible things and save the world", the 45-year-old filmmaker said.

Patty Jenkins (Monster) directs a wonderfully wrought origin story that will both unite fans of what's already come with those who may have rolled their eyes at DC Comics' previous outings.

"Usually the women are the damsel in distress or the heartbroken woman or the sidekick, but in real life it's not the case". There's an added layer of catharsis, but it doesn't mean the climax is safe from gender normative action where Diana is suddenly not the character she was the rest of the film.

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"It's because she comes from a perspective of love and justice, so justice is really just the administrative arm of love".

Gadot, 32, says the Wonder Woman created by Jenkins is far from ideal, and that's what makes her interesting.

The actress was empowered by an additional six months of pre-production training that included horseback riding, swordplay and dramatic fight choreography. Still, her male counterparts have hogged the big-screen glory. "It's now going onto a new generation of people and I'm thrilled".

Like its titular character, Wonder Woman is proud, strong, and far better put together than its predecessors.

And yet she's expected to. I want to watch it again to see if I missed anything.

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