Step aside boys, there is a new Queen of the Hill. When it comes to the most tweeted about summer blockbuster it’s Wonder Woman. Not only is the film the reigning summer box office champ, but Patty Jenkins’ masterpiece dominated social media conversations this summer as well according to Twitter.
The data, which measured mentions on Twitter between May and August, has the Amazonian princess ahead of other films that were highly anticipated such as Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk, Spider-man: Homecoming and even Warner Brothers’ own Justice League. Here are the top five most tweeted about films according to Twitter:
In the weeks leading up to the film’s release, Wonder Woman was generating waves of positive buzz. According to a recent report, during its first week there were more than 2.19 million Wonder Woman tweets sent out. As news spread, the talk and tweets just exploded.
It’s now clear as the summer progressed, a cross-section of moviegoers were excited to see the first female-led comic book movie once it was confirmed Wonder Woman lived up to its name. The film became a reason to celebrate and of course these days, much of that takes place on social media.
Wonder Woman is now available on Digital HD and will be released on Blu-ray and DVD September 19.
Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, Diana meets an American pilot who tells her about the massive conflict that’s raging in the outside world. Convinced that she can stop the threat, Diana leaves her home for the first time. Fighting alongside men in a war to end all wars, she finally discovers her full powers and true destiny.
Stay tuned for the latest news regarding Wonder Woman and the future of the DC Extended Universe!