‘Avengers: Endgame’ (spoiler-free) review: Marvel’s gratifying finale

‘Avengers: Endgame’ brings pride and joy to the fans who have invested in the MCU franchise, 11 years and 21 movies ago. After the “snappening” in Infinity War, audiences, myself included, are left with our jaws on the floor as the Mad Titan Thanos (Josh Brolin) wipes half of the living creatures in the universe.Continue reading “‘Avengers: Endgame’ (spoiler-free) review: Marvel’s gratifying finale”

‘Captain Marvel’ earns over P613-M in PH, making it 7th all-time highest-grossing movie

Carol Danvers’ first foray into the Marvel Cinematic Universe has Marvel Studios soaring to another box office success in the Philippines! On its fourth week in theaters, Marvel Studios’ “Captain Marvel” created a new record as it now holds the 7th highest-grossing movie in Philippine history with USD11.7 million at the box-office. Indeed, “Captain Marvel” hasContinue reading “‘Captain Marvel’ earns over P613-M in PH, making it 7th all-time highest-grossing movie”

‘Captain Marvel’ review [2 of 2]: Unconventional, dismantled origins

Captain Marvel creatively spins an origin story by reversing the wheels of the classic MCU Phase 1 formula. Fresh off from the monumental showdown of Avengers: Infinity War, Captain Marvel carries a ton of expectations for fronting the ‘strongest superhero’ in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Not to mention that this stand-alone/Phase 1-ish material competes withContinue reading “‘Captain Marvel’ review [2 of 2]: Unconventional, dismantled origins”

‘Captain Marvel’ review [1 of 2]: Marvelous embodiment of 90’s heroine

‘Captain Marvel’ brightens up the future of MCU with its refreshing take on the superhero origin story. The first ever female-led MCU film follows the unconventional and retrospective journey of a Kree-human hybrid Carol Danvers (Brie Larson) as she becomes one of the mightiest heroes in the galaxy. In her past human life, Carol isContinue reading “‘Captain Marvel’ review [1 of 2]: Marvelous embodiment of 90’s heroine”

Jude Law says Marvel Studios’ ‘Captain Marvel’ will give audiences ‘great sense of hope’

Jude Law has been secretly waiting to be part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The Academy Award®-nominated actor, who has two other successful film franchises in his film resumé, says of being invited to join the MCU: “It kind of felt like a party you’ve heard about for years, and you know and admire allContinue reading “Jude Law says Marvel Studios’ ‘Captain Marvel’ will give audiences ‘great sense of hope’”

‘Captain Marvel’: A spoiler-free character guide

For casual moviegoers, we can’t blame you if you have little or no idea on what’s going on with Captain Marvel. After all, this first female-led Marvel film initially caught buzz during the post credits scene of Infinity War, where everyone just assumed that the said heroine is the solution to beating Thanos. Anyway, itContinue reading “‘Captain Marvel’: A spoiler-free character guide”

Female superhero franchise takes flight in ‘Captain Marvel’

With the release of “Captain Marvel,” Marvel Studios launches its highly anticipated, female-led franchise into the ever-growing Marvel Cinematic Universe. Commenting on what made Captain Marvel the right choice for the newest member of the cinematic universe, producer Kevin Feige says, “We thought it was the right time to finally introduce Captain Marvel to theContinue reading “Female superhero franchise takes flight in ‘Captain Marvel’”

Brie Larson embodies the humanity of Carol Danvers in Marvel studios ‘Captain Marvel’

Academy Award winner Brie Larson steps into role of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s most powerful force, Carol Danvers aka “Captain Marvel.”  “When we found out that Brie Larson might be interested in joining the MCU, we had numerous meetings and pitched her the idea for the film,” recalls producer Kevin Feige. “She was a huge fan of the characterContinue reading “Brie Larson embodies the humanity of Carol Danvers in Marvel studios ‘Captain Marvel’”

SM Cinema brings Captain Marvel experience to Singapore

Fly high with SM Cinema this February as the Philippines’ largest film exhibitor brings the Captain Marvel experience straight from Singapore! The highly-anticipated superhero film from Marvel Studios is crash-landing to the Philippines, and SM Cinema is giving Filipino moviegoers another reel-to-real adventure as the country’s largest film exhibitor brings fans the Captain Marvel experienceContinue reading “SM Cinema brings Captain Marvel experience to Singapore”

Brie Larson represents Marvel Studios’ ‘Captain Marvel’ at Brazil Comicon

BOver the weekend, Brie Larson, who stars as Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel in the upcoming Marvel Studios’ “Captain Marvel,” participated in a panel at Brazil’s Comic Con Experience (CCXP), which was held in São Paulo. Fans in attendance received the following exclusive poster: Below are several photos from the event of Brie with fans at BrazilContinue reading “Brie Larson represents Marvel Studios’ ‘Captain Marvel’ at Brazil Comicon”