10 Female DC Superheroes Who Deserve Their Own Solo Movie

Wonder Woman isn't the only female fury who can save the DC Extended Universe from mediocrity.

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Ever since DC decided they were going to go head to head with Marvel and create a cinematic universe, the results have been… mixed to say the least.

Man of Steel was controversial for its bleak portrayal of Superman, while Batman Vs Superman birthed a generation of memes more memorable than the actual film itself. Justice League was plagued by inconsistent storytelling and an anticlimactic villain, but, more recently, the DCEU has begun to change its fortunes.

With recent films like Aquaman and Shazam, DC has started to fix its mistakes. Developers are learning to strike a balance between lighthearted comedy and serious subject matter.

The first DC film to do this successfully was Wonder Woman. Praised for its casting, storytelling and relatable themes, Patty Jenkins' film is the gold standard of the DC Extended Universe.

Wonder Woman proved there’s a market for female superheroes to save the day on the silver screen, and she isn’t the only one. The DC universe is filled with awesome superheroines who deserve to have their stories shared with a wider audience, whether they hail from beyond the stars, or stick to the streets of Gotham City...

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A published short story writer and owner of thecomicvault.wordpress.com, Jamie Ryder spends his time creating fantasy worlds and rambling about pop culture.