Toronto Film Festival 2017: 30 Movies We Can't Wait to See

From Oscar potentials to Lady Gaga and Grace Jones docs and a secret Louis C.K. movie, our must-see picks for the fest

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'Professor Marston & the Wonder Women'
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TIFF25/30

'Professor Marston & the Wonder Women'

You've seen Gal Gadot's Amazonian superhero fight bad guys and deflect bullets – now find out where the legendary Wonder Woman came from. One of two projects set to examine the intriguing love-triangle origin story behind the comic book character's creation, Angela Robinson's drama follows 1920s university professor William Marston (Luke Evans) and his wife Elizabeth (Rebecca Hall) as the couple's interest in comely college co-ed Olive Byrne (Bella Heathcote) becomes more than academic. Soon, polyamory, role-playing and a healthy amount of kink inspires the teacher to start penning stories about a strong woman – one with a lasso of truth, and invisible plane and a penchant for getting tied up.

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