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Questions tagged [wonder-woman]

For questions related to the 2017 movie based on the DC Comics character stariing Gal Gadot and directed by Patty Jenkins. NOT to be used for questions related the the comics or TV series of the same name.

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Why did Diana's mom lead a war for freedom?

Why did Diana's mom say she lead a war for freedom in Wonder Woman? Freedom from what exactly? I thought the Amazons were created to live with man? When were they ever enslaved?
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Is Wonder Woman even a Wonder Woman in DC Extended Universe?

In DC Extended Universe, Wonder Woman made three appearances till now but I never noticed anybody referring to her as Wonder Woman. Did I miss something or she is not even Wonder Woman in DC ...
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Impact of Wonder Woman's action on the end of World War I?

In the 2017 film Wonder Woman, Diana finally kills Ares and we learn that World War I is over, but how does the killing of Ares impact World War I? Is there any parallel to this with the real events ...
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Why was Morgan/Ares pressurizing to negotiate peace?

In Wonder Woman, when Trevor and Diana enters the assembly hall, we hear following dialogues from Sir Patrick Morgan AKA Ares. Germany is an immensely proud nation. They will never surrender. Now ...
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Did Wonder Woman (2017) receive an official Hindi dub?

Did Wonder Woman (2017) receive an official dub into the Hindi language? Several Quora questions say that it would not, but I found people pointing to pirated versions of the movie in Hindi. Was an ...
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What did Wonder Woman do during World War II?

In the recent Wonder Woman film, we learn that the first World War was the work of Ares, God of War/Truth. When Wonder Woman kills Ares, it takes away the desire for war from everyone, resulting in ...
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Did Wonder Woman kill Ares?

In the conflict scene between Wonder Woman and Ares we are left feeling that she has defeated him. However, all we really know is that Ares is no longer around and there is a rather large crater where ...
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Why was Ares contradictory to common Mythology?

In Wonder Woman, especially during the fight with Ares there were a few things that stuck out as strange. Ares was able to wield and use lightning, commonly known as Zeus' power, not Ares. Ares was ...
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How is the term “God” meant in the DC universe?

In Wonder Woman movie, the term "God" is used for Zeus & Ares. But in the Batman V Superman movie, someone writes "False God" on the statue of Superman. So kindly let me know what does the ...
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How is Themiscyra populated?

Do they have to reproduce to maintain a population from when Zeus created it and present day? If so, who are the fathers?
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What if a bullet hit Wonder Woman?

What happens if Wonder Woman didn't deflect a bullet with her bracelets and if it hit her in her head or non-armoured part of her body, would the bullet penetrate her body?
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Intentional link between Ares' “armistice which cannot hold” and real Treaty of Versailles?

In the Wonder Woman movie, Ares makes a statement towards Diana, that he promotes an armistice which cannot hold. This sounds like an obvious reference to the real Armistice of Compiègne, a de-facto ...
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Does the fog obscuring Themyscira do anything except hide the island?

In Wonder Woman (2017), the Amazonian island of Themyscira is obscured from the world by a mystical fog. After being hidden away for apparently thousands of years, this fog is penetrated first by ...
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How did they sail from Themyscira to London in one night while sleeping?

In the film Wonder Woman (2017), how did they sail from Themyscira to London in one night while sleeping? One would have thought it would take longer to sail that far and also it seemed unreasonably ...
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Wonder Woman's strength (2017 film) vs the comic books [closed]

I noticed Wonder Woman is incredibly strong in the 2017 film, being able to pretty easily lift a tank over her head. The only other Wonder Woman I am familiar with was the Linda Carter TV series, ...
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Is Wonder Woman Immortal? [duplicate]

In the Wonder Woman movie she was born before WWI and in the BvS she was fighting doomsday. It doesn't look like she is aged a little bit. Is she immortal or having a slow aging rate? Whether she ...
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How did Wonder Woman's shield withstand machine gun fire?

In one of the pivotal scenes of the movie, Diana goes out into No Man's Land between two trenches. She is eventually held in place by concentrated machine gun fire, using her shield to protect ...
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Was Hippolyta telling the truth about Diana's origin?

At the start of Wonder Woman, we see Diana's "mother", Hippolyta, tell Diana that she was made out of clay and given life by Zeus. This is repeated by Diana at least once. We later learn; Because of ...
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Can Wonder Woman die?

Obviously major spoilers ahead, please don't read if you haven't seen the movie. We are told towards the end of the movie that Diana is the god-killer, since apparently only a god can kill another ...
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How old is Wonder Woman?

In the movie Wonder Woman, we see Wonder Woman as a child who grows into an adult. During the same time we see the people around her - the Amazons - not seem to age at all. It's revealed that Wonder ...
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Do Wonder Woman's bracelets have special powers?

We see in some parts of the movie that Are the bracelets magical artifacts, or is this just one of Diana's powers? On the one hand, it's strange that they didn't describe or mention the bracelets if ...
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Why did they pick World War I over World War II in Wonder Woman?

Wonder Woman in comics is associated with World War II not World War I, but in 2017's film Wonder Woman, it's set during World War I. What was the reason for this drastic change? Is it to avoid ...
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Who exactly is Hippolyta?

In the movie Wonder Woman we see that Hippolyta is mother of Wonder Woman. Also, at the final fight scene between Wonder Woman and Ares, she says something on the lines of "goodbye brother". So I ...
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Where did Wonder Woman's sword come from?

Now then, in Batman v Superman, we see that WW has a sword - this is a very special sword since it can This means it's not a normal everyday sword - as that would likely get bent or broken when ...
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What is the extent of Wonder Woman's powers?

Spoilers ahead for the Wonder Woman film, proceed at your own risk. In most comics and animated shows Wonder Woman is one of the physically strongest members of the Justice League behind Superman, ...
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What kind of medicine is Dr. Poison administering?

This contains major plot spoilers for Wonder Woman so proceed at your own risk. What is Dr. Poison giving General Ludendorff that helps him get stronger and she says will help restore his strength? I ...
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How did the battleship sink?

Near the start of Wonder Woman (2017) the Germans, in their pursuit of Steve, stumble across the Amazonian homeland. Outside the magical force-field there is a Battleship that seems to be doing fine. ...
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What explains Wonder Woman's decision at the end of the movie?

It isn't explicitly outlined in the movie as to what happens in Diana's life from the end of First World War up until the present day but it doesn't seem like she goes back to her home island - ...
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Is the Wonder Woman theme original?

After watching the new Wonder Woman trailer I noticed the prominent use of the 5-note (if I'm counting correctly) theme that's played at the end (starting at 2:05). Yes there's a lot of reverb or ...
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True identity of Wonder Woman

When researching more about Wonder Woman depicted in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice I found slightly contradictory information about her background in the comics. On Wiki, it said: Wonder Woman ...