Female Director Scorecard: Warner Bros Lining Up Its Superheroes

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EXCLUSIVE: It was a female director who gave the industry and Warner Bros. the highest overall summer film last year with $412.5M at the domestic box office and provided the studio the wind to sail past Disney as the first to win the $2B domestic box office race. Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman made the industry sit up and take notice when the Superhero origin film opened to $103.2M domestically and $228M internationally. It was one of only three films last year the studio…