Justice League's 'sexy' Amazon costumes create uproar

President Reuven Rivlin meets Israeli actress Gal Gadot at the premiere of

Directed by Patty Jenkins, "Wonder Woman" broke box office records while winning critical acclaim and inspiring a generation of young girls.

Unlike the female warriors in the Wonder Woman flick, which hit the big screen earlier this year, the actresses in the latest superhero blockbuster are sporting much skimpier outfits.

Others came to the defence of "Justice League", sharing photos of the Amazons from other moments of the film, in which they can be seen wearing more protective armour that covered their midriffs.

The Amazonian warriors will also make an appearance-but while there's general excitement about seeing these women back on the big screen, there's some controversy surrounding a costume change.

What do YOU think of the different Amazon looks?

One raged: "Can someone please explain why the Amazons are wearing leather bikinis (right pic) in Justice league?".

EgyptAir signs deal with bombardier to buy 24 CSeries aircraft
Bombardier has faced a series of problems over the plane, most recently a trade dispute in the United States that imposed a 300% import tariff.

Buffalo Wild Wings Gets $2.3 Billion-Plus Buyout Bid From Roark Capital
The business had revenue of $496.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $500.97 million. On October 26, 2017 BMO Capital Markets updated coverage of BWLD with a rating of "Hold" and price target of $120.00.

The President Of The Philippines Sang A Love Song For Donald Trump
His government says the police act in self defence but critics say executions are taking place with no accountability. ASEAN groups Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Việt Nam.

A number of people took to Twitter to slam the decision, labelling it "a step backwards".

Fans are admiring the work of Ezra Miller (Flash) in particular and Gal Gadot who plays the Wonder Woman in Justice League.

Wonder Woman's costumes were designed by Lindy Hemming, while Michael Wilkinson worked on Justice League. The "skimpy" outfit is already in BOTH movies. A few also said that many ancient warriors fought with even less covering their bodies.

So yes, this could be making a mountain out of a molehill, and we should reserve full judgement until we see the whole film.

The most important thing is that Wonder Woman's character remains as strong and kick-ass as she was in her standalone film.

Related:

  • New discovery shows our prehistoric ancestors were making wine 8000 years ago

    New discovery shows our prehistoric ancestors were making wine 8000 years ago

    The jars were most likely for storing wine in these areas as they depicted images of grape clusters and a man dancing. This finding makes it the oldest know evidence of wine-making in the world, at 6000 BC in the Neolithic period.
    One-off McLaren 720S revealed at Dubai motor show

    One-off McLaren 720S revealed at Dubai motor show

    Carbonfibre dominates the driving environment, adorning the centre console, the steering wheel and folding display behind it. This means power of 710bhp from McLaren's turbocharged 4.0-litre V8, a top speed of 212mph and a 0-62mph time of 2.8sec.

    Zlatan celebrates Sweden's qualification for 2018 World Cup

    The post sparked rumours that the 36-year-old was set to make a dramatic comeback in time for next year's tournament in Russian Federation .
  • Real Madrid lower asking price for Manchester United target Gareth Bale

    Real Madrid lower asking price for Manchester United target Gareth Bale

    Okay, he's picked up a lot of injuries but generally the Premier League is much tougher than La Liga in terms of the physicality. He bucked the trend of boring English footballers who don't fancy life outside the M25 and chose to play overseas .

    Wales centre Jonathan Davies out for six months with ankle injury

    However, both Williams and Roberts are now in the camp as a result of injuries, with the Harlequins centre being called up on Monday to replace Davies.
    Google's new policy to widen control on 'extremist' videos on YouTube

    Google's new policy to widen control on 'extremist' videos on YouTube

    His radical message was reportedly influential in attacks on the Boston Marathon , in Fort Hood , San Bernardino , and Orlando .
  • Euro zone growth, eclipsing U.S.  economy, set to be best in decade

    Euro zone growth, eclipsing U.S. economy, set to be best in decade

    At 4.30 am ET, the Office for National Statistics is slated to issue United Kingdom consumer and producer prices for October. The locomotive of the euro-zone released the data earlier and it came out at 0.8%, well above expectations.

    Capcom Reportedly Developing New Ace Attorney For The Nintendo Switch

    The Ace Attorney series is quite unlike anything else out there, so it's exciting that Capcom has future games in mind. It's to be taken with a grain of salt, as the publisher has yet to say anything on these projects.
    Women, revamp your diet today. You're more prone to diabetes

    Women, revamp your diet today. You're more prone to diabetes

    Now the charity is urging for increased provision of psychological support for people living with diabetes across Scotland. She has recently revealed that she has to inject herself with insulin up to five times a day to manage her condition.
  • Geely finalises purchase of flying vehicle  maker Terrafugia

    Geely finalises purchase of flying vehicle maker Terrafugia

    However, the company did not disclose any financial details concerning the deal, The China Daily newspaper reported today. A new research institute has already been set up, and the US-based engineering team's numbers have tripled.
    Amazon surrenders cheapest bit of Chinese cloud

    Amazon surrenders cheapest bit of Chinese cloud

    Amazon was a late entrant to the Chinese cloud market which is dominated by local players like AliCloud and China Telecom. Microsoft operates its Azure cloud services unit in partnership with China-based 21Vianet Group.
    Duke vs. Michigan State live stream

    Duke vs. Michigan State live stream

    It figures to get a whole lot tougher in the Windy City, where they'll face what could be coach Tom Izzo's most talented team. The Spartans have a 3-3 record in the Champions Classic, including a 2-0 record at the United Center.

Comments

Latest news

Fuming Cristiano Ronaldo shocks Real Madrid: SELL ME!
Reports also suggest that Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is not willing to let go Ronaldo. Ronaldo would like to leave on June 30 and has made his intentions clear to the Madrid hierarchy.

New Super Smash Bros Trademark Might Be Hinting At New SSB Game?
However, with Nintendo taking a lot of time in announcing Super Smash Bros . for the Nintendo Switch, it could mean two things. The rumors about Super Smash Bros . for Switch emerged from January 2016, when the console still had the Nintendo NX codename.

The Trump-Xi Meeting in Beijing, Very Briefly
The source told ESPN there is surveillance footage of the players shoplifting from three stores inside a high-end retail center. This source also noted that the charges against the players have been reduced and their case is proceeding toward a resolution.

Telangana ASI suspended over getting massage done by woman home guard
The suspension orders were issued after an inquiry conducted by the district Superintendent of Police SM Vijaya Kumar. Earlier, on November 4, a video clip of a police inspector receiving a massage from a male home guard went viral.

Prisoner alleges Ram Rahim being given extra time to meet family
He, however, said neither he nor any other inmate has ever seen Ram Rahim in jail and only heard about him from officials. Haryana's jail minister, however, denies the allegation. "Jail authorities say he works, but we don't believe it".

Land Encroachment Case: Kerala HC rejects Thomas Chandy's plea
Chandy had also allegedly encroached on the backwaters to construct a parking space for the resort, according to the collector's report.

BrahMos Supersonic Missile to be Fired From Sukhoi-30MKI This Week
The Army, Navy and IAF have shown their preference for BrahMos and have placed orders worth Rs 27,150 crore for the missile. As per sources, the defence ministry has planned to test-fire the impactful missile over the Bay of Bengal later this week.

Another Body Found in Tampa Neighborhood Where 3 Were Killed
The most recent death is being treated as related to the other three murders, which remain unsolved, police said. Police have released video of a person of interest running during the night of the first murder.

Going vegetarian slashes the risk of heart failure by 42%, study reveals
The research was presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2017, in California. A new research adds to the multiple benefits of coffee consumption, making all coffee lovers happy.

FY2017 Earnings Estimate for Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) Issued By Wedbush
APG Asset Management N.V. owned approximately 0.46% of Chipotle Mexican Grill worth $40,303,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Finally, Numeric Investors LLC increased its holdings in shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill by 8,366.4% during the second quarter.

The Gaslamp Killer I Never Drugged and Raped You!!! Sues His Accusers
GLK, whose real name is William Bensussen , just filed suit against Chelsea Tadros , RaeAn Medina and one of their boyfriends. He likewise guarantees that it was the ladies who at first propositioned him, as opposed to the a different way.

Resilient Rice Field Laboratory Named After PM Modi — ASEAN
The Philippine laboratory will conduct the research, and the data will be forwarded to the Indian office for testing. A large number of Indian scientists are working in IRRI and contributing to Research and Development in these areas.

Case Keenum throws four touchdown passes in win over Redskins
In two career games against the Redskins at FedEx Field, the Vikings receiver has 17 receptions for 242 yards and 1 touchdown. Frankly, when you are able to move the ball well and the game is calling for that, it's fun.

Saudi-led coalition wants Yemen weapons checks strengthened before main port reopens
The government-held southern Yemeni port of Aden was reopened on Wednesday, but ports in Houthi-held areas are still shut.

China leads 'Top500' ranking of supercomputers
The total number of supercomputers on the list using Intel processors rose to 94.2%, up from 92.8% six months ago. Despite the switching roles, the U.S. and China remain the dominant forces in supercomputing worldwide.

Other news