Wonder Woman is a hero only the military-industrial complex could create

Cook, Jonathan
http://mondoweiss.net/2017/07/military-industrial-complex/

Publisher:  Mondoweiss
Date Written:  07/07/2017
Year Published:  2017  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX21202

The author peels back the layer of blockbuster comic book fun to reveal the film's disturbing and not-so-covert political and militaristic messages.

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Excerpt: The fact that script-writers, producers and directors on these mega-budget pictures know their film may never make it into production if it does not get a thumbs-up from the Pentagon inevitably influences the choice of subjects, the political and military premises of selected films, and the story lines.