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Captain Marvel Review - Comic Book Revolution
Alright folks, the time has finally come. You’ve heard all of the reviews, seen all the ridiculous trolling, born witness to the agendas being grafted onto the film, but Captain Marvel is finally here. Sure it’s not the first female superhero movie, or the first one from Marvel, or the first good one, but it is still important as the first time a woman has led a film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe! A lot is riding on this, but is it any good? Let’s dive in and find out. Captain Marvel tells the story of Carol Danvers (Brie Larson), a warrior in the alien Kree army tasked with hunting down their ancient enemy, the shape-shifting Skrulls. After a mission goes wrong, Carol lands on Earth in the 90’s, where she comes across agent Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) in her hunt for the rogue Skrull leader Talos (Ben Mendelsohn). But Carol has a secret past she doesn’t remember and god powers she can’t control, things aren’t as they seem in the universe, and there is a very adorable cat on the scene. Plus they have to set up Endgame, Phase 4, and the entire MCU by way of being a prequel to it. Awful lot to balance, huh? Hey, this is how [...]