With the sequel just around the corner we finally discuss Diana Prince's first major cinematic solo outing in our Wonder Woman Movie Review. A huge success when it was first released and considered by many to be one of the best comic book movies made.
Synopsis for our Wonder Woman Movie Review Spoiler filled Podcast
Directed by - Patty Jenkins
Screenplay by - Allan Heinberg
Story by - Zack Snyder & Allan Heinberg and Jason Fuchs
Wonder Woman created by William Moulton Marston and Harry G. Peter
On the Island of Themyscira, shrouded from the world around them, Diana, daughter to Hippolyta, leads a disciplined but peaceful and safe life on the island unaware of her true destiny and power.
However, this world turns upside down, when Steve Trevor, an intrepid American pilot working for British Intelligence accidentally crashes on the island. But with Steve comes German forces intent on recovering a note book linked to a new chemical weapon being developed by Dr. Maru (aka Doctor Poison) and General Ludendorff, for deployment on the Western Front.
After fighting off the German army at a terrible cost to the Amazonians and Diana with the death of her fearsome Aunt, Antiope, the terrible reality of a devastating great war that threatens to consume humankind is laid bare by Steve. With the possibility of armistice and peace threatened by Maru’s new weapon and ancient powers at play in the world Steve and Diana team up to embark on a perilous mission to secure peace and stop their all-powerful adversaries General Ludendorff and the shadowy figure of Ares, the merciless God of War!
Cast of Wonder Woman
Diana Prince/Wonder Woman - Gal GadotSteve Trevor - Chris PineHippolyta - Connie NielsenAntiope - Robin WrightLudendorff - Danny HustonSir Patrick - David ThewlisDr. Maru - Elena AnayaEtta Candy - Lucy DavisSameer - Saïd TaghmaouiCharlie -