Female Superheroes - Movies In Focus
Female superheroes are making a name for themselves in a world dominated by men (particularly ones in tight pants and capes). These inspiring women shine through and show that women can save the world too and break a barrage of stereotypes in the process. To celebrate the release of Supergirl: The Complete Second Season on Blu-ray and DVD on August 21 we’re taking a look at the brightest, bravest and boldest female superheroes on screen… Kara Danvers – Supergirl At the age of only 12 years old, Kara Zor-El escaped doom on the planet Krypton to find protection on Earth, making her quite clearly destined to be a bad-ass. She fought to keep her extraordinary powers a secret but was soon recruited by a super-secret agency and her impressive powers were put into action to protect the city and its citizens from very real and deadly threats, including those she inadvertently led to Earth! Known for her superhuman strength, speed, and stamina, as well as a whole host of other remarkable powers she could be viewed as the brightest, bravest and boldest female superhero of them all! Melissa Benoist takes on the role as the one-and-only Supergirl, whereby she must [...]