Lately, there has been a sudden surge in the popularity of “Wonder Woman” in the superhero genre on Rotten Tomatoes. This Warner Bros. film marks a turning point for the DC Cinematic Universe as it is the first to receive high acclaim from critics, boasting an impressive score of 92% on the website. To add to its success, the movie also raked in a whopping $821.5 million USD in revenue despite only having a production cost of $149 million USD.
Following the triumph of Wonder Woman during the summer, DC and Warner Bros. are now bringing us Justice League, the next installment in the DCEU that picks up where Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice left off in 2016. This is why Wonder Woman has now become the most anticipated superhero movie on Rotten Tomatoes.
In the past, Wonder Woman had outperformed other DCEU films in terms of revenue, exceeding the earnings of Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man and becoming the most profitable superhero narrative. Furthermore, her fans are thrilled to learn that she has attained the highest rating among superhero movies on Rotten Tomatoes.
Rotten Tomatoes has recently released an updated list of the top-rated superhero movies of all time. The list is based on ratings, and the winner is Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman, which received an outstanding score of 108.569%. The other films in the top 10 include Logan (107,954%), The Dark Knight (106,133%), Spider-Man: Homecoming (105,957%), Thor: Ragnarok (105,561%), The Avengers (103,989%), Iron Man (103,978%), Captain America: Civil War (103,922%), The Incredibles (103,407%), and The LEGO Batman Movie (103,162%). The news came as a surprise for many viewers and even for director Jenkins and lead actress Gadot, who expressed their joy and gratitude on their Twitter profiles.
Jenkin posted on his Twitter account.
Jenkin and Gadot share similar career moves. Wonder Woman has left an indelible mark on audiences with its captivating action scenes that bring a fresh perspective to the superhero genre. Warner Bros. is anticipating the film to win an Oscar in 2018, adding to its already impressive accolades. Fans eagerly await Snyder’s next superhero film, especially with Gadot set to star in Justice League, which is scheduled for release later this month.