Patty Jenkins Is Already Thinking About A 'Wonder Woman' Sequel

08 Juin, 2017, 18:45 | Author: Lucrece Courtet
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The incredible Amazon's modern-day cinematic solo debut shattered box office records for a film directed by a woman - in this case, Patty Jenkins, whose effort brought in more than $100 million. With Wonder Woman setting the box office alight with a $100 million US box office opening, talk has already turned to the now-inevitable sequel.

First, director Patty Jenkins just smashed the record for the largest opening weekend for a female director, previously held by Sam Taylor-Johnson for Fifty Shades of Grey's $85.1 million opening. As The Hollywood Reporter points out, her haul of $100.6 million is the 16th highest for a superhero film's opening-weekend domestic box office.

Like Gadot, Jenkins is contractually obligated to return for the second installment of Wonder Woman. The film is also the best reviewed to come out of the DC Extended Universe in years.

Wonder Woman on Friday became the first major studio tentpole blockbuster release to center around a female superhero.

Throughout the modern era of superhero films, audiences have always been waiting for one thing: A well-made female-led comic book movie.

Wonder Woman has finally smashed the superhero glass ceiling.

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To say Wonder Woman is crushing the box office right now would be an understatement.

After receiving huge praise from critics and cinema-goers alike, Wonder Woman has smashed a huge record, grossing $101 million over the weekend in the US. Gal Gadot took advantage of Chris Hemsworth's response to officially invite him to a duel and we hope that in one way or another we will see them face off one day!

"The story will take place in the US, which I think is right", she said.

The success of “Wonder Woman” gave the summer box office a much-needed charge.

AND it's the film that gifted us that goosebump-inducing guitar riff... Now I want to make Wonder Woman 2.

"While the story was critically tough, she emerged as a real bright spot", Goldstein said.

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