Wonder Woman: The Complete First Season 
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All 13 episodes from Season 1 of the 1970s action series starring Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman, the Amazonian princess who leaves the island of Themyscira to fight for justice in a man's world. Episodes are: 'Wonder Woman Meets Baroness Von Gunther', 'Fausta: The Nazi Wonder Woman', 'Beauty on Parade', 'The Feminum Mystique (Part 1)', 'The Feminum Mystique (Part 2)', 'Wonder Woman vs Gargantua!', 'The Pluto File', 'Last of the Two-Dollar Bills', 'Judgement From Outer Space (Part 1)', 'Judgement From Outer Space (Part 2)', 'Formula 407', 'The Bushwackers' and 'Wonder Woman in Hollywood'.
"With the strength of Hercules, the wisdom of Athena, the speed of Mercury and the beauty of Aphrodite, she's Wonder Woman. Beautiful Amazon princess Wonder Woman (Lynda Carter) travels to 1940s America disguised as Diana Prince, assistant to handsome but trouble-prone Major Steve Trevor (Lyle Waggoner). Using her golden belt, which imbues her with astonishing strength, her bullet-deflecting bracelets, a golden lasso that dispels dishonesty and an invisible supersonic plane, Wonder Woman combats evil. Based on Charles Moulton's comic book character known to millions of fans throughout the world, this exciting series brings the strong and sexy goddess to life--Wonder Woman."
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Just in case you don't know the back story: Set during the second world war, events force Diana, heir to the throne of Themyscira, which is an island in the Bermuda triangle and home to a kingdom of warrior women, to leave her home and go to America. In order to assist Major Steve Trevor in the war effort.
Adopting the identity of his assistant, Ensign Diana Prince, Wonder Woman will appear when needed, to save the day and stop the Axis cold.
This tries very hard to be like a comic strip come to life. And it really does succeed at doing that. From the look of the show, to other moments that look like comic book panels and use narrative panels also, there are many nice touches.
There's also some very good acting. Lynda Carter does a great job at making Diana Prince and Wonder Woman very different characters, thus nobody ever suspects the former of being the latter. Lyle Waggoner - who lost out to the role of Batman to Adam West back in the 1960's - makes a very good square jawed hero. Good support comes as well from Steve's boss General Blankenship, and his secretary Etta Candy. The actress playing the latter is very good at light comedy.
Debra Winger made her acting debut here as Drusilla, Dianas younger sister. Who adopts the identity of Wonder Girl. She appears in three episodes. The character could be annoying, but her wide eyed innocence and delight in the world beyond her home are quite appealing.
Of the thirteen regular episodes, a couple are two part stories.
There is a lot to like here. The show hasn't dated that much, not least because it doesn't have the stock plots of many 70's adventure shows. But, whilst fandom tends to prefer this season over two and three, this one has a slight disadvantage, in that the format gets rather repetitive very quickly. Fighting nazi saboteurs and spies with dastardly plots every week gets over familiar. Even one of the two parters introducing more science fiction elements doesn't quite get away from that.
The season is very watchable and very entertaining, though - although the eleventh episode 'Formula 407' does get a bit boring. But the fact that it lacks the variety in plotting that the later two years had means that it doesn't quite compare to them.
That's the only real complaint though. Whilst not outstanding comic book escapist fun, it's still quite entertaining and worth a watch.
The vagaries of British tv scheduling does mean this might be new to some as well. Back in the day, ITV showed the pilot episode. But the best of the season was never seen on tv here till the sci fi channel ran it about ten years ago. The bbc actually started in the 70's with season two. So it might have curiosity value to some as a result.
The dvd has the following language and subtitle options:
Languages: English, French.
Subtitles: English, French, Dutch, Swedish, Danish.
The only extras are a commentary on the pilot episode from Lynda Carter and the executive producer.
Plus on disc three there's a twenty one minute long feature about the show. This is mostly interviews with Lynda Carter and various behind the scenes people. The former is a very good interviewee, so it makes for a good watch.
There's a commentary on the pilot with Lynda and producer Doug Cramer, and a featurette which as bout 30 mins long, made when the DVD was brought out.
These are normal discs in the micro thin dvd cases.
Do I need to explain why you must get this set? Then you have never seen Wonder Woman and you must get this set :-)
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