After seeing Guardians of the Galaxy 2 and Alien Covenant on the same day, I twice saw the trailer for Wonder Woman (and what looks to be the woeful King Arthur: Legend of the Sword). DC will be hoping for success for its empowering heroine to match films within the Marvel Universe. It got me thinking about what other Hollywood females have been inspiring viewers through the decades. How many did you get? Are there others that inspire you?
Time travel is fascinating, providing an opportunity for all kinds of narrative possibilities. Not only does it cover the genres, it has almost become one on its own. In the first of several parts, see how well you do in working out the six films below. Do you have a favourite from the options? Answers as always beneath the boxes below.
We’ve already covered black and white films ignored by the Academy in the last quiz, but there have been plenty of modern omissions too. The six films below didn’t even get a single nomination. See how many of them you can get. Feel free to comment on those chosen or even some others you think of that apply.