With a pretty clunky story that introduced way too many new characters in one go, apparently. With every new film, there are plenty of Easter eggs and callbacks for viewers to unearth, with the series getting more interlinked as it progresses. While many have probably watched back all the MCU projects numerous times in release order, doing so in chronological order seems to be a feat only the most dedicated Marvel fan has achieved. Probably the only Marvel superhero who could lead a franchise without even putting on a super suit, Spider-Man is the heart of the MCU. Hemsworth’s love for his own hammer is hilarious, Batman brings grit, and one scene in particular leaves everyone wrecked. The MCU leaves its American/Eastern European backlots to blow up the prettiest bits of Venice instead.
Simu Liu is one of the most exciting additions to the MCU in recent years, but if we’re honest, the show was stolen by Tony Leung as the true leader of the Ten Rings organisation. Shang-Chi’s greatest weakness is just how well-choreographed its practical fight scenes are, which make the CGI heavy ending a bit of a disappointment. Well, sorry, dear reader, but it takes more than a bit of nostalgia to impress us. He’s powerful, pompous, and a bit of a prick, but beneath his little magician’s goatee, he’s got a heart of gold.
Still the cast do a good job with Elizabeth Olsen being the standout. While most probably remember the final battle on the train set, there’s more fun to be had with the incredible shrinking man. I’ve always been fond of Scott’s battle against Falcon, where he manages to make the Avenger look a fool or Hank escaping from his lab with a tank he shrank and smuggled in. It also gave us Luis, and that’s got to be worth something.
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Peter Parker is still in school, giving Far From Home a nice teen energy that makes the talky scenes far more fun than most of the action. Thor’s first film is the one where you can see Marvel working out the formula in real-time. “Harry has the midas touch and will be a huge deal bringing in different demographics and showing older comic book fans his talent. He has also has revealed that plans are already in place for two new phases of franchises and spin offs of the comic book world. We will never not be watching a Marvel film, perhaps for the rest of recorded history. After the Black Panther sequel, we’re into Phase Five, and Fantastic Four marks the start of Phase Six.
It’s rumoured to be the final outing for this incarnation of the team. I Am Groot is a collection of five original shorts starring Baby Groot — voiced again by Vin Diesel — and will feature several new and unusual characters. All five shorts will be available for viewers to watch upon launch. It’s easy to forget just what a huge gamble the original Iron Man movie was. Director Jon Favreau, who at that stage had Zathura and Swingers to his name, had to fight to cast Robert Downey Jr in the title role.
- Coming out straight after Homecoming and Guardians 2, Ragnarok doubled down on Marvel’s weird/funny new tone to hit the most stoic Avenger with florescent paint, space gladiators and Jeff Goldblum.
- Then came the start of the The Multiverse Saga, which we’re currently knee-deep in.
- The most complete, balanced, joyful and exciting mix of everything the franchise does well came together in 2012 for the first super-team face-off.
- It’s also important to remember how the look of the fantasy movie’s mirror dimension and the magic Strange wields became part of the visual grammar of the MCU.
The Marvel film, directed by Jon Favreau, that started it all still holds up. What more can be said about Robert Downey Jr’s Tony Stark, and the eccentric world his fortune bankrolled? Even now, when Nick Fury pops up in that post-credits scene, it’s spine-tingling stuff. Its most impressive feat is that despite its ensemble cast, none of the characters feel like they’re fighting for screentime.
Appearing onstage with his fellow cast members, Rudd said his character was very pleased with himself for previously saving the world. A trailer for the film showed Scott Lang, played by Paul Rudd, doing a book reading of his book, Look out for the Little Guy. “I’m unbelievably excited, three years ago we were here and it’s been a hell of a long time since then,” Feige said. The Watermelon Sugar performer will be hitting the big screen in not one but five Marvel Universe movies, according to insiders. The former One Direction singer teased Marvel fans at the end of The Eternals movie last year, popping up in the end credits as Eros. There’s a full-fat version, which includes the accompanying TV shows.
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Set in 2016, takes place immediately after Civil War as T’Challa returns home. Officially introduces Wakanda and several new and important characters to the MCU, including Okoye, Nakia, Killmonger, M’Baku and Shuri. factory-publishing Flashback scenes with Hank Pym takes place in the ’80s pre-Captain Marvel and introduces the very important Quantum Realm. Tony deals with PTSD following his near death experiences in the Battle of New York.
Paul Rudd is perfect casting as Scott Lang / Ant-Man, as is Michael Douglas who chews up the scenery in every shot he is in. The miniature effects are superb and no other MCU movie can boast having a Thomas The Tank Engine cameo. Its sequel was a bit of a dud but we’d happily watch this one again and again.
The show centres around Fury and Talos trying to stop the Skrulls, an alien race who have infiltrated the highest spheres of the Marvel Universe. Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke and Academy Award winner Olivia Colman have also signed up, however their roles are yet to be revealed. The film will not star the late Chadwick Boseman who died from cancer in 2020. Lupita Nyong’o returns as Nakia, Daniel Kaluuya as W’Kabi and Letitta Wright as Shuri. Whether you’re new to the MCU or want to rewatch all the Marvel movies so far, here are a few different ways you can watch all 27 Marvel movies in order.