The big DC/CW presentation “Dawn of the Justice League” brought us not only the most recent trailer for SUICIDE SQUAD, which we have spent some time discussing, but also the first look at Patty Jenkins’ WONDER WOMAN!
Here is the footage from Tuesday night:
It looks really good! It is hard to get a sense of what Gal Gadot’s portrayal will be like with the limited amount of exposure she has in the BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE trailers and this brief imagery, but it looks like they are off to a good start. Especially that little bit with her trying on the glasses. That is a really effective touch.
I have to say that of all the DC Comics movies that are coming out, this is the one I am most anticipating. Finally getting a Wonder Woman, the strongest female character there is, and setting her in World War I with a great supporting cast just sounds too good to be true. The look and tone of the cinematography appears to be really intimate and sweeping which comparatively shows how unfortunately ugly BATMAN V SUPERMAN looks.
The footage was taken from the uber-dark CW broadcast, so it’s not the easiest to see. But Jill Pantozzi from The Nerdy Bird brightened up the footage to give us a better look.
Now we can see our hero in full glory: