The History of the Universe as Told by Wonder Woman
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The History of the Universe as Told by Wonder Woman
Feature documentary exploring the concept of heroic women from the birth of the superhero in the 1940s to the TV and big screen action blockbusters of today. Heroic role models are important in childhood development, yet there are a dearth of these for girls. Wonder Woman provides a rare example of a female heroine who doesn't require rescue, determines her own missions, and possesses uniquely feminine values. Featuring Gloria Steinem, actors Lynda Carter and Lindsey Wagner, and a colorful cast of scholars, writers, and fans, the film challenges pop culture's gender biases by looking… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"...a great consciousness-raising tool (how 1970s is that?) and a fun celebration for fans of Wonder Woman and her sisters in spandex."
‑ Sarah Boslaugh, PopMatters
"The deeply human role our mythical figures continue to fulfil in our society, on many levels, is honoured triumphantly."
‑ Simon Foster, Screen-Space
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