WONDER WOMAN (Action Adventure)
WHAT'S IT ABOUT? Before she was Wonder Woman she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained warrior. When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, she leaves home to fight a war to end all wars, discovering her full powers and true destiny.
WHO'S IN IT? Gal Gadot, Chris Pine. Robin Wright
- The movie takes place during World War 1 in 1910.
- It has been banned in Lebanon because Gadot is an Israeli.
- At the age of 18 Gal won the 2004 Miss Israel competition.
- After high school, she served two years in the Israel Defense Forces, serving as a combat trainer.
- A Wonder Woman movie has been in developed since 1996. At one time Sandra Bullock was the favorite to play the superhero.
- Gal already appeared as Wonder Woman in the 2016 film Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, and she plays the character again in Justice League, in theaters in November.
Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (Animated)
WHAT'S IT ABOUT? Two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold, hypnotize their principal into thinking he's a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants.
WHO'S IN IT? The voices of Kevin Hart, Ed Helms, Thonmas Middletich
- Based on the children's book series of the same name by Dav Pilkey.
- Pilkey refused to sell the film rights to the series for 14 years. He finally did so in 2011.
- Weird Al Yankovic wrote and performs the theme song for the film.