The first reviews for "Wonder Woman" are out of this world, with critics declaring it the best DC comic book movie yet. They're also comparing Gal Gadot's Amazon warrior to Christopher Reeve's iconic Superman.

Of course, being better than the critically reviled "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" and "Suicide Squad" is pretty damn easy. But rapturous reviews that name-check "The Dark Knight" and "Captain America: First Avenger"? That just might make Ben Affleck sad.

Here's some of the initial reactions from Twitter:

"Wonder Woman" opens June 2. It stars Gadot, Chris Pine, and Robin Wright. Patty Jenkins, who directed Charlize Theron to a Best Actress Oscar in "Monster," directs.

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Wonder Woman
PG-132017
Based on 50 critics

Before she was Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot), she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable... Read More

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