The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.
In this edition, check out some Avengers: Endgame Easter eggs and plot hints you might have missed in the most recent trailer. Plus, watch a video essay explain why a lot of movie posters have similar designs, and watch as character actor John Turturro breaks down the many roles of his versatile career, from The Big Lebowski to Do the Right Thing and more. Read More »
Well, this has to be a first. After online backlash arose surrounding the absence of Danai Gurira‘s name on the top of the Avengers: Endgame poster, Marvel put together a new poster to include her. This is not something that typically happens, so it’s worth bringing attention to. The question is: will this now be the real, official poster, or is it something Marvel did for use online to stymie more backlash?
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This morning, Marvel Studios shook up a normal Thursday with a surprise trailer drop for Avengers: Endgame. Since we’ve only had a short theatrical teaser trailer and a Super Bowl spot for the movie, fans were excited to finally get a good solid look at some brand spankin’ new footage. However, since Marvel is playing things so close to the vest, they cleverly utilized footage from the previous films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to pad it out. Even so, we still got a good minute and a half of new footage, and that’s enough for us to look through with an Avengers Endgame trailer breakdown. Read More »
Marvel Studios has released a new Avengers: Endgame trailer showing the team suiting up for a climactic showdown that has been 10 years in the making. Earth’s mightiest heroes, and a few galactic outlaws, are rallying together to face off against the mad titan known as Thanos after his actions wreaked devastation across the universe. And look, they finally have matching uniforms to boot. Watch the new Avengers Endgame trailer below.
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Captain Marvel isn’t just special because it’s the first female-led superhero movie from Marvel Studios. And it’s not just special because the huge box office haul from last weekend is making sad little fanboys cry while holding their blankies. It has a very touching opening tribute to Stan Lee, the legendary Marvel Comics creator who sadly passed away last year. However, the Stan Lee cameo in Captain Marvel won’t be the last time we get to see the comic book icon on the big screen. Read More »
Captain Marvel is in theaters this weekend, and it’s the last Marvel Studios movie before Avengers: Endgame arrives late next month. Fans are anxious to see how this movie sets up the next assembly of The Avengers, especially considering how the team was disastrously impacted by the mighty snap of Thanos at the end of Infinity War. So it should come as no surprise that one of the Captain Marvel credits scenes perfectly sets up the return of Captain Marvel in Avengers: Endgame. Meanwhile, the other one fills in one of the gaps in the Marvel Cinematic Universe with a funny gag. So let’s dive into both below, but obviously, beware of spoilers. Read More »
In Captain Marvel, we learn how Samuel L. Jackson‘s character Nick Fury first meets up with Carol Danvers in the mid-1990s. After seeing the film, the big question in a lot of fans minds is: why didn’t Nick Fury page Captain Marvel when a big wormhole opened over New York City and a massive alien assault happened on Earth in The Avengers? I asked Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige this exact question, and here is his response.
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Captain Marvel will be hitting theaters with sneak preview screenings around the country tonight. But those lucky enough to be part of a shareholder meeting for Disney today were treated to new footage from Avengers: Endgame (as well as the first footage from Star Wars Episode 9), and it has Brie Larson as Captain Marvel teaming up with The Avengers for the first time. But what’s their plan? Get all the details in a detailed Avengers Endgame footage description below, but beware of spoilers. Read More »
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Avengers: Endgame is the culmination of 10 years and 21 movies. It’s the follow-up to one of the most devastating cliffhanger endings in a comic book movie. Of course it will get butts in theaters. But the Avengers: Endgame box office tracking suggests that it may do more than that. Industry insiders estimate that the film is on track to beat the opening weekend box office record — a record set by Avengers: Infinity War just last year.
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We all spent months trying to guess what the title of Avengers 4 would be, and some people even guessed correctly: Endgame. After all, Doctor Strange says “We’re in the end game, now,” after he hands over the Time Stone to Thanos. So why, then, did Marvel keep the title a secret for so long? According to Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige, the fevered frenzy surrounding the title got blown out of proportion, but he also thinks keeping the Avengers: Endgame title under-wraps was the right choice. Read More »