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Mediaversity Reviews: “Wonder Woman”

Original review at Mediaversity Reviews Title: Wonder Woman (2017) Director: Patty Jenkins 👩🏼🇺🇸 Writers: Screenplay by Allan Heinberg 👨🏼🇺🇸🌈  and story by Allan Heinberg 👨🏼🇺🇸🌈, Zack Snyder 👨🏼🇺🇸, and Jason Fuchs 👨🏼🇺🇸 Reviewed by Li 👩🏻🇺🇸 Quality: 4/5 Standard fare for a comic book origin story: thrilling action (with standout fight choreography), earnest idealism, and subtle humor. On the flipside, …

Racially Insensitive Casting: Henry Zaga (Reportedly) as Sunspot in “X-Men: New Mutants”

Another day, another whitewashing controversy in Hollywood, the land that never learns its lesson. This time, erasure controversy surrounds the newest in the X-Men film franchise, X-Men: New Mutants. According to Comicbook.com via Entertainment Weekly, Brazilian actor Henry Zaga has been reportedly been cast as Sunspot (aka Roberto da Costa), a mutant who absorbs the sun’s energy and …

3 reasons why that “Star Wars” Vanity Fair cover featuring Finn, Poe, and Rose is awesome!

Vanity Fair has released some special covers showcasing Star Wars: The Last Jedi and celebrating the 40th anniversary of Star Wars as a whole. See the cast of Star Wars: #TheLastJedi on four exclusive @VanityFair covers. https://t.co/Lds8QPDbBY pic.twitter.com/6Vz514zakp — Star Wars (@starwars) May 23, 2017 Apart from the lovely pictures featuring Gwendoline Christie as Captain Phasma and …