In a August interview with Fashion magazine the actress, who was then 30, affirmed that her military experience prepared her well for a Hollywood career. Their myth of the Amazons tells of a Mediteranean kingdom in which it was women who fought and governed , while the men were relegated to domestic duties. According to the Greek story, the women of Lemnos had revolted and massacred all the men on the island, young and old. In ancient Egypt, the most fearsome goddess was named Sekhmet. This article was originally published in French. Reincarnated on the big screen in by actress Angelina Jolie , Croft often gave the cold shoulder to her male counterparts. Later sequels featuring Alicia Vikander continued to pitch Croft as a sex symbol while bolstering her feminist credentials. Voted Miss Israel in , Gadot was also a sports coach in the Israeli army. Women and weapons, the ultimate fantasy? The sex-starved but unattached women theme is another favourite male fantasy, offering imaginary satisfaction of sexual scenarios that may be difficult to realise in real life. Messenger When the film Wonder Woman is released in early June, it will surely join the blockbuster ranks of other recent comic book-inspired film franchises, including Batman, Superman, Spiderman, and X-Men. Living in a forced sexual abstinence, the ladies were delighted when sailors unexpectedly landed on a local beach. Wonder Woman is a superheroine known as Diana, princess of the Amazons, who is trained to be an unconquerable warrior. They immediately set upon the Argonauts, a team of beautiful and famous mythological heroes that included Hercules and Theseus, compelling them into long orgiastic intercourse. Cat girls from Sekhmet Bastet as a lion. Throughout history, cultures across the globe have envisioned and revered the femme fatale, from feline killers to sensual goddesses to sassy spelunkers.