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Men Are Furious About Women-Only 'Wonder Woman' Screenings

By Aimee Lutkin

The Alamo Drafthouse is a famous theater that started in Austin, which now has several venues in different cities, known for its deluxe seating and strict rules about talking and checking your phone. You can't. It's a dream! They also serve beer! It's made to be the best movie-going experience around, and it delivers tenfold. They regularly hold special viewing and events as well, and really go out of their way to make the movie experience something special for their customers.

Events at the Alamo are often real blow outs for the big movie buffs out there, so it's no surprise that they decided to do something special to celebrate the premiere of Wonder Woman, a hotly anticipated super hero movie with a female lead. Those are not thick on the ground. 

The Austin theater location announced that they'll be hosting one women-only screening of the film, writing, "Apologies, gentlemen, but we’re embracing our girl power and saying 'No Guys Allowed' for one special night at the Alamo Ritz. And when we say 'People Who Identify As Women Only,' we mean it. Everyone working at this screening — venue staff, projectionist, and culinary team — will be female. So lasso your geeky girlfriends together and grab your tickets to this celebration of one of the most enduring and inspiring characters ever created."

Then they announced it on Twitter: