Marvel Cinematic Universe began in 2008 with the release of Iron Man. The critical and commercial success of Iron Man paved a long path to build a cinematic universe. Marvel Studio has been producing excellent movies for the past 10 years. Its hard to believe that we have come a long way. Marvel biggest team up movie came in 2018 with the release of Avengers Infinity War. The movie brought all the characters from previous Marvel movies to defeat the mad titan. Some people are still processing the devastating ending of Avengers Infinity War. Will Marvel up the ante with Avengers EndGame? Will we be seeing our favorite characters for one last time?
The backbone of the MCU for couple of years have been Iron Man, Captain America and Thor. The three characters have been in the MCU since beginning. The trio character have been the big asset for MCU for box office as well. With Avengers EndGame right around the corner, fans are concerned about the future of their favorite characters.
Robert Downey Jr started the cinematic universe with the release of Iron Man in 2008. His portrayal of Tony Stark was not only universally acclaimed, he certainly established himself as an fan favorite. Since than he has been wearing the suit and has been flying in our heart. Tony Stark has come in in front of death several times but he has somehow managed to squeeze out from it. We nearly saw his demise in Avengers Infinity War. The whole gasp of audience in movie theater at that scene indicates love towards the character. Tony Stark has ups and down in MCU. He is willing to cross any line to save the universe. Will Tony sacrifice himself to save the universe? Will Marvel give him the ending that he deserves?
Captain America was first introduced in MCU in 2011. Chris Evans has been wearing the jersey for a long period of time. Winter Soldier gave him all the attention and made him the soul of MCU. His story arc has come close to the completion. From being a loyal follower of government to being a fugitive to the government, his story line has been quiet complicated and interesting. He was one of the survivor of Thanos snap. Russo brothers have teased that he will play a significant role in Avengers EndGame. Will he make the ultimate sacrifice to save the universe or Will he go back in time to have a last dance with Peggy?
Thor was also introduced in the Marvel Cinematic Universe in 2011. The two Thor movies were not critically and commercially successful as Marvel would have liked. Thor Ragnarok was the perfect movie to redeem Thor. The movie explore Thor true powers, vulnerability and his leadership. The movie made Thor a fan favorite character. Avengers Infinity War further gave him a central stage. In recent movies, Thor had lost his father, hammer, brothers and his citizens. He is completely broken and out of place. In the Avengers EndGame trailer we see Thor, lying helpless and hoping that he would have gone for the head. Recently Chris Hemsworth reported that he will love to play Thor more. Will Marvel give him another shot? Will Thor surprisingly sacrifice himself to save the universe.
Summing up, Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans and Chris Hemsworth contracts are ending after Avengers EndGame. Their involvement in Marvel have attracted a lot of movie goers. Will these characters sacrifice themselves to save the universe? Will they stick around for a while? Share your thought in comment section. Avengers EndGame is schedule to release on April 26 2019.