Only because most people suck.
And most of the people who don't suck are tired from work, raising children or both to bother going to the movies.
In a perfect world, this would be an easy project to sell.
Avengers made a billion dollars in how many weeks?
So all my theories are out of whack.
I took my ten year old niece and 11 year old nephew, so that taps the children's market.
Which means the parents found a way to make their kids shut up for three hours.
Worth it's weight in gold.
I had to leave the theatre at the one hour mark because they were thirsty, and then I had to take one of them to the toilet at the two hour mark, which means that I needed to see the damn thing again myself with out the four foot company who stole 16 minutes from me.
In what imaginable world is Wonder Woman simultaneously child-friendly and adult-friendly?
It's really hard to find the fulcrum between these two with a rampaging politician murderer in a bikini crowing about girl power.