One of the most disappointing facts about world cinema is that there are a very few number of superheroine movies, although the number of superhero movies are in thousands. Here is a list of 10 SuperHeroine Movies we can’t wait to watch and we hope they come up as soon as possible.
10 SuperHeroine Movies We’re Most Excited About.
10. Sheena, Queen of Jungle
In 1937, Sheena, Queen of Jungle became the first female comic book character with her own title. The background of Sheena goes something like this – She is an orphan who grew up after spending her whole life in a jungle. As a result, she is able to communicate with animals and birds in a way better manner than an ordinary human. Besides, proficient in fighting with knives, spears, bows, and makeshift weapons. Another interesting power of hers is her shapeshifting ability. Whichever animal she manages to have an eye to eye contact with, she is able to shapeshift into that animal’s body.
With her first appearance in 1994, M showed that she is a force to be reckoned with, A mutant and a member of X-Men, M, whose name is Monet Yvette Clarisse Maria Therese St. Croix, represents a rare example of a Muslim superhero in American superhero comic books. She has explored issues of anti-Muslim hate in contemporary American culture. Monet’s faith adds Muslims to the list of minority groups that X-Men stories and characters are interpreted to allegorize. Her power includes flight, telekinesis, superhuman strength, telepathy, superhearing and vision, among others. We would love to see how her film politically answers to many unanswered questions.
8. The Powerpuff Girls
Adorable cartoon characters ‘The Powerpuff Girls’ can rightfully be called Superheroines despite their age, given the number of evils they fight. This trio consists of triplet sisters Blossoms (Red), Bubbles (Sky Blue) and Buttercup (Green). In the film, we would really like three humans play the part and not the animated version, because the animated version has already been released. We are very sure, not only kids, but even adults would enjoy these girls on screen fighting evil and maintaining goodness in society.
Appearing for the first time in 1969, Vampirella is a comic book vampire superheroine. Her powers include Vampirism, Shapeshifting, Immortality, Superhuman Strength, Superhuman Speed, Superhuman Senses, Night Vision, Healing Factor, Flight, Hypnosis, Telepathy. She is one superhero that you don’t wanna mess with. A complete badass, she deserves a movie of her own.
Debuting in 1993, Maya is a Indian fictitious comic superheroine in DC Universe. She is affiliated to the Justice League team. Her power includes elemental control of fire and water. Considered to be the reincarnation of Hindu God, Shiva, Maya, whose real name is Chandi Gupta became a member of Justice League by defeating their threat and enemy Sonar single –handedly. With so many Bollywood superhero movie coming up, we can only hope for Maya to get a movie of her own.
5. Shadowcat/Kitty Pryde
Appearing for the first time in 1980, Shadowcat/Kitty Pryde is a mutant, Pryde possesses a “phasing” ability that allows her and objects or people with which she is in contact to become intangible. She also has the power to stimulate levitation. She is a member of X-Men. She was ranked number 47 in IGN’s Top 100 Comic Book Heroes. She is one of those X-Men members, who deserves as a solo film of their own. She is also affiliated to the other teams such as Gladiators, New Mutants, S.H.E.I.L.D.S, Jean Grey School, New Xavier School and Excalibur.
4. Black Widow
Since her debut in 1964, Black Widow (Natalia Alianovna), she has become a favourite of many comic fans and has become a worldwide phenomenon. She is affiliated to the teams of S.H.I.E.L.D., Avengers, Champions, KGB, Red Room, Marvel Knights, Mighty Avengers, Thunderbolts, Secret Avengers and Heroes for Hire Her power includes Slowed aging, Enhanced immune system, Abnormally superior athletic condition, Extensive military, hand-to-hand combat, martial arts, and espionage training, Hypnosis and Enhanced psychological defences. Among all the superheroine listed here, she has the brightest chance of getting her own movie releases first.
3. Wonder Woman
Probably the most recognised female superhero of all time, Wonder Woman first appeared in 1941. She is a member of Justice League, Female Furies, Star Sapphires, Black Lantern Corps, White Lantern Corps. She has the powers of super strength, speed, agility, endurances, reflexes, senses and stamina. She is also a powerful hand to hand combatant. She has the power of flight and healing. She also possess indestructible bracelets, the lasso of truth, a weaponized tiara and a magical sword. Do we need more?
First appearing in 1981, Rogue is a member of becoming one X-Men. Although introduced as a villainess, Rogue has paved her way into of the most popular Superheroines of all time. She is X-Men’s self-described southern belle. Her main power absorption of powers, memories and skills of any other person by physical touch. Besides, she also has got super strength and the power of flight. She was number 5 on IGN’s Top 25 X-Men list for 2006, number 4 on their Top Ten X-Babes list for 2006, number 3 on Marvel’s list of Top 10 Toughest Females for 2009 and was given title of number 1 X-Man on CBR’s Top 50 X-Men of All Time for 2008.
One of the most powerful women in comic history, Storm came into prominence in 1975 as a member of X-Men. Her primary mutant power is control of the weather. Her other powers include flight, Energy perception, Ecological empathy, Immunity to temperature extremes, Latent magical abilities, Resistant to telepathy, Gifted strategist, skilled in martial arts, hand to hand combat, fencing training and pilot. Besides, she is also one of the first black comic superheroes. She has acted as the leader of X-Men several times. She is the ultimate superheroine one can ask for. Now that Wolverine has got several of his movies, we can’t wait for Storm from getting her’s.