Coming off the back of stellar reviews, Warner Bros.' latest DC blockbuster Wonder Woman has exceeded expectations at the box office, pulling in a global opening weekend of $223 million. If it flopped financially, women would be seen as box office poison.
Now, according to The Hollywood Reporter, Jenkins' monster opening weekend with Wonder Woman is turning heads in the industry.
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"Wonder Woman" is also the first big-budget superhero movie directed by a woman. In 2015, only 1.9 percent of the year's largest grossing films were helmed by female directors, reported Maureen Down of the New York Times. "I can't wait to spring forward with who she is and have another great standalone superhero film".
The audience was also slightly more female than a usual superhero film, although - get your smelling salts ready! - lots of men also came to see the film.
Fans, and particularly female fans, all of over the world have been collectively holding their breath for the newly-released Wonder Woman movie. Why? It's well-established that Hollywood doesn't like to hire female directors, and it doesn't like to make movies about women. "I am sure we will be seeing a lot more of Diana on the big screen".
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As for the Wonder Woman 4K, Blu-ray, DVD and Digital release dates, we'll likely hear that official announcement sometime around Comic-Con next month. "Heading into this weekend, the summer movie season was down about 9 percent, and that deficit has been cut by about half in this one weekend". Disney and Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" continues to stay in the top five, this weekend in the fourth slot.
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