Captain Marvel and Avengers EndGame are among the most anticipated movie of 2019. The phenomenal track record of Marvel and strong fan has made the World fall in love with Marvel. The patience of Marvel fans will be tested until Avengers EndGame opens. We can all assume that Avengers EndGame will shatter records at the box office. Before Avengers EndGame, we are being introduced to Captain Marvel (the strongest character in the MCU). Captain Marvel has been surrounded by some sort of controversy. Will Captain Marvel’s so called controversy affect Avengers EndGame? Hell No.
Captain Marvel will be the first female led standalone Marvel movie. The movie is not only significant for regular comic book movie fans but to young girls. Parents are waiting for a strong female led movie to show their daughters how powerful a female character can be. The movie is expected to be huge at the box office. The movie releases right on the heel of Avengers EndGame.
Now Lets talk about the Captain Marvel Controversy. In her Crystal Award for Excellence in Film acceptance speech at the Crystal + Lucy Awards . Here are her words ” Our industry has gone through a major growth. We are expanding to make films that better reflect the people that buy movie tickets but they are not allowed enough chances to read public discourse on these films by the people that these films were made for “
” I don’t want to hear what a white man has to say about ‘A Wrinkle in Time.’ I want to hear what a woman of color, a biracial woman has to say about the film. I want to hear what teenagers think about the film”
” If you make a movie that is a love letter to women of color, there is a chance that a woman of color does not have access to review and critique your film,” she said, while revealing plans to roll out an opt-in program that will provide studios with access to underrepresented journalists and critics. “Do not say the talent is not there, because it is. “
A young actress who is willing to speak on diversity is being targeted by trolls. John Campea a film critics clearly mentioned that there are more than 90 percent of white male in press screening while talking on Brie Larson issue. Brie Larson just suggested that it would be great to see women of different color participating in screening. Yes, She chose the wrong word to share her feelings but her ambition were positive. She wanted women of color to judge a movie which represents their culture and identity.
Now Captain Marvel is releasing just before Marvel most ambitious project Avengers EndGame. The movie concludes the story line of Marvel Cinematic Universe that began with Iron Man. The anticipation around this movie out of this world.
The cliffhanger of Avengers Infinity War was one of the boldest ending in block buster movie. The dusting of Spider Man, Doctor Strange, Black Panther, Guardians was an emotional moment of Marvel geeks and comic book movie fans. Fans are excited to see how the snap will be reversed. Movie geeks have started creating theories and predicting the future of MCU after Avengers EndGame. We might have wave our hands to our favorite characters. Tony Stark and Steve Rogers are the major contender to bite the dust.
Captain Marvel is not going to impact the box office of Avengers EndGame. Rather the movie might give an extra push to EndGame box office. Captain Marvel will surely gather new audience. As Kevin Feige stated Captain Marvel will play a big role in Avengers EndGame, the new Marvel fans will watch Avengers EndGame.
If Captain Marvel fails at the box office (which is highly unlikely) than also there will be no impact on Avengers EndGame. Marvel has been a huge brand. The so called controversy will get out of people’s head after Captain Marvel releases. According to early report Avengers EndGame is headed for 282 million dollar at the opening weekend.
Captain Marvel flies to theaters on March 8 whereas Avengers EndGame hits theater on April 26.