Wonder Woman 1984: Everything we know about the Gal Gadot-starrer


Written by Kshitij Rawat
| New Delhi |

December 23, 2020 10:06:48 pm

Wonder Woman 1984 will launch in India on December 24. (Photo: Warner Bros)

Wonder Woman 1984 is a sequel to 2017’s Wonder Woman. It brings again Gal Gadot in the position of Princess Diana of Themyscira or Wonder Woman.

Wonder Woman was a step forward of the then different DC movie universe films that had solemn or out-and-out darkish tone. While darkish tones suited Batman, followers didn’t like what Zack Snyder did with Superman. Patty Jenkins rightly ignored the whole lot that was accomplished earlier than in the cinematic universe and went for a hopeful movie with a lighter tone and a extra vibrant palette. The end result was Wonder Woman turning into a phenomenon.

Can Jenkins and Gadot recreate the magic? Judging by the advertising materials and promos, Wonder Woman 1984 or WW84 takes it up a notch additional. It is about in the 1980s and appears vibrant and vibrant. Here is the whole lot we know about upcoming movie Wonder Woman 1984.

Creative group

Wonder Woman 1984, ww84, gal gadot, Wonder Woman swinging her lasso in Wonder Woman 1984. (Photo: Warner Bros)

Patty Jenkins is directing Wonder Woman 1984 primarily based on a script written by herself, Geoff Johns and David Callaham. Matthew Jensen is dealing with the digicam. Hans Zimmer is composing the music of the movie. Richard Pearson has the enhancing duties.

Title and setting

As the title suggests, Wonder Woman 1984 will probably be set in the 1980s. The backdrop can be Cold War, although we don’t know how huge a task that may play in the story. It is fascinating, although, that the makers didn’t go for a post-Justice League setting. The movie was a catastrophe, and most of Wonder Woman 2 would have needed to give attention to course-correcting the huge DC team-up movie. So identical to the first movie, Wonder Woman 1984 goes to be largely an impartial movie. And that could be a good factor. The movie will even discover the collective fears of Americans in that decade — surveillance, for example.


Kristen Wiig, Kristen Wiig ww84, Kristen Wiig as Cheetah in Wonder Woman 1984. (Photo: Warner Bros)

Kristen Wiig goes to play Cheetah, the archvillain of the comic-book Wonder Woman. There have been numerous iterations of the character as is frequent in comics. Reports counsel that it could be New 52 (the huge DC Comics overhaul) Barbara Ann Minerva, which is sweet and it could be fascinating to see how the character is written and what Wiig, a very good actor, brings to it. Pedro Pascal will play the shady businessman Maxwell Lord, who guarantees to grant everybody what they need the most in life.

Pedro Pascal, Pedro Pascal wonder woman 1984, maxwell lord, maxwell lord wonder woman 1984 Pedro Pascal as Maxwell Lord in Wonder Woman 1984. (Photo: Warner Bros)

Wonder Woman’s costume

Gal Gadot, Wonder Woman 1984, golden eagle armour Gal Gadot in Wonder Woman 1984’s Golden Eagle armour. (Photo : Warner Bros)

Gal Gadot’s costume as the Princess of Themyscira appears slightly extra vivid than earlier than. There can also be a brand new sheen on the getup. Apart from that, it appears unchanged. However, at one level, she additionally wears a shocking golden armour that has a helmet in the likeness of an eagle. The armour additionally has wings that permit her to fly.

Chris Pine’s Steve Trevor is again. But how?

Chris Pine's Steve Trevor wonder woman 1984 Chris Pine’s Steve Trevor is again in Wonder Woman 1984. (Photo: Warner Bros)

Okay, that is by far the most intriguing factor about Wonder Woman 1984. In 2017’s Wonder Woman, Chris Pine’s Steve Trevor met his dying after his plane exploded in midair. Or did he? In Wonder Woman 1984, he’s very a lot alive. So how is that attainable? Our guess is Diana encountered Maxwell Lord and requested him to convey Steve again, solely to endure some dangerous penalties. As we imagine Maxwell Lord might grant needs, however, as he says in a trailer, he calls for one thing in return. And that doesn’t sound magnanimous to us.

Release date

Wonder Woman 1984 will launch in India on December 24.

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