In domestic box office receipts, as of this weekend, Wonder Woman has officially conquered Deadpool, having made close to $400 million compared to Deadpool's $363 million.
Wonder Woman has proven to be a critical as well as a financial success and there’s been all around good feels for director Patty Jenkins and lead Gal Gadot’s take on the Princess Diana of Themyscira.
Ryan Reynolds, who plays Deadpool, has been continuing to share the love and took to Instagram to congratulate the film on its success. In in a message so typical of Deadpool, he wrote: “The Merc may be filthier, but her B.O. is stronger.”
Mind you, in terms of worldwide box office, Deadpool still leads with $783 million to $746 million.
Patty Jenkins has since responded to Reynolds’ message via Twitter and talked of mutual admiration:
— Patty Jenkins (@PattyJenks) July 11, 2017