Captain Marvel First Reactions Are In

Screenings for Captain Marvel are underway! Here are the first reactions to the next MCU instalment...

Brie Larson as Carol Danvers in Captain Marvel
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“Weird”, “trippy”, “not like any other Marvel movie”, “ambitious”, “tons of surprises” …if those first words about Captain Marvel don’t get your blood flowing today, you ain’t from around these parts! Yes, the embargo on social reactions to Captain Marvel has been lifted, and here come the highs and lows that go with that, building a rollercoaster of anticipatory emotions we weren’t ready to feel.

Brie Larson stars as pilot-turned-Kree-warrior Carol Danvers in next month’s MCU gamble, which will set up a whole new road to Avengers: Endgame in April. The first female-led Marvel movie is set all the way back in the 90s, when Hank Pym was tinkering with lots of strange new ideas and the Winter Soldier was still being sent on grim missions that usually ended in bloodshed and heartache, not least for our old pal Tony Stark. Will either of them make an appearance in Captain Marvel? Pff, no idea! We’ve not seen it yet.

But these people have…