Watch Gal Gadot Fight Crime at the Mall in ‘Wonder Woman 1984’


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Yes, in “Wonder Woman 1984” there are tons of belt bags and mustaches, but also breathtaking action. Set in a ’80s mall (complete with Waldenbooks), this early scene gives the hero a chance to shine more playfully before the film takes a more serious path.

Before the end of the scene, Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot) let some criminals out, saving and delighting children in the process. Director Patty Jenkins recounts the efforts that have been made to perform some of her high-flying stunts. She said she relied on talented, malleable stunt performers and intricate wire work rather than digital doubles.