In 2017, we'll finally see Wonder Woman get her own movie, and less than a year later we'll get Marvel's first female solo film Captain Marvel.
But why has it taken so long?? Because of guys like this apparently.
Isaac Perlmutter, CEO of Marvel Entertainment — which is the larger comic book company that also deals with the Marvel characters that Fox and Sony control — is actively arguing against doing female superhero movies.
Wikileaks published an email from August of 2014 in which Perlmutter laid out the reasons a female-driven movie wouldn't work.
He cited Elektra, Catwoman, and