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'Wonder Woman' just completely shattered a very important box office record

'Wonder Woman' just completely shattered a very important box office record

With a $150 million budget, Wonder Woman was easily the biggest-budgeted movie a woman has ever directed. There's nothing clichéd and simple about Jenkins' stellar direction and Gal Gadot's breakout performance. Wonder Woman added $122.5 million U.S. internationally, including $38 million USA in China. "I wanted to ramp that tension as much as possible, and unfortunately, we didn't have it", she told The Hollywood Reporter in a cover story interview.



Amazon's Prime Video app is coming to Apple TV

It's WWDC 2017 and, for the first time, Tim Cook has revealed the precise number of announcements we can expect from the keynote: six. Amazon Prime Video has been notably absent on the Apple TV since its launch, especially considering the presence of its main competitor, Netflix.


Edith Fuller, 6, is National Spelling Bee's youngest-ever competitor

Edith Fuller, 6, is National Spelling Bee's youngest-ever competitor

Una, 13, advanced to the afternoon round of the bee, which began Wednesday with 291 young spellers. It's the moment 14-year-old Cecelia Fatta has been waiting for making it on stage at the Scripps National Spelling Bee . He also has his strategy for what to do when a word stumps him. After he spelled the word correctly, but in an uncertain voice, he threw his hands in the word when he was told it was correct.



'Batman' actor Adam West dies

But for better and for worse, he was defined by the three seasons he spent in the title role of ABC's Batman from 1966-1968. "He was and always will be our hero", The Hollywood reporter quoted a family spokesperson as saying. Julie Newmar , who played Catwoman on Batman , also paid tribute to West on Saturday, telling ET that "He was wonderful, spot on, with a twinkle in his eye".



Edwin Kibichiy Wins 3000 Meter Steeplechase at NCAA Outdoor Championship

Texas A&M entered the day with a 13.5-point lead on Florida but didn't have the same level of success as the Gators. The Razorbacks' close started with junior Kemar Mowatt in the 400 hurdles as he placed third in a school-record 48.49 seconds behind defending champion Eric Futch of Florida and UCLA's Rai Benjamin.



Adam West learned to embrace Batman role he couldn't shake

His representatives did not immediately return calls or emails seeking comment. Adam West , TV's original Batman , has died . He disagreed with the later portrayals of the character, as Batman gradually grew darker in tone with Tim Burton's Batman or Christopher Nolan's Batman Begins.