Gal Gadot & Connie Nielsen Bring 'Wonder Woman' to the 'Justice League' Premiere

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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.

In Wonder Woman, the warrior women wore metal plated armor into battle - armor that actually looks like it might offer some protection against steel. Gal Gadot kicked serious butt as the titular character, and the rest of the women in the film-including Robin Wright as Wonder Woman/Diana Prince's aunt, and the other Amazonian warriors-had an emphasis on being strong over sexy.

Justice League is receiving mostly positive praise on social media ahead of its theatrical release this Friday. In Wonder Woman, the fierce soldiers rock costumes designed by Lindy Hemming that cover their shoulders and torsos, which makes sense since they're constantly dodging deadly spears and swords.

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

However, the allegations of sexism and objectification have since been refuted by one fan who claims that the full armour also features in Justice League, with the "skimpy" outfits merely being their training gear.

There were a few factors that led to this wonderful portrayal of women, including the fact that it was directed by a woman (Patty Jenkins), and had a woman in charge of the costumes (Lindy Hemming). The "skimpy" outfit is already in BOTH movies. "I don't even wanna see that movie, I just hate misinformation", John S.Troutman wrote.

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