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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1150 on: 28 May 2019, 12:37 »

MCU US Government: The avengers are too dangerous to stop major threats because of collateral damage

Also MCU US Government: Lets nuke NYC to stop Loki
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1151 on: 28 May 2019, 18:33 »

It was actually the World Security Council that was going to nuke New York. So it was the secret, shadowy world government.
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1152 on: 20 Jun 2019, 09:05 »

Why Thor ISN’T Immune to Electricity

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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1153 on: 20 Jun 2019, 09:16 »

Disney are making a final push to make Endgame the highest grossing film of all time. They're doing this by rereleasing Endgame in selected theatres with a deleted scene after the credits. Considering they're 30 million dollars off, they might just do it.
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1154 on: 20 Jun 2019, 15:36 »

Well Avatar re-released too so its par for the course.
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1155 on: 20 Jun 2019, 18:37 »

Disney are making a final push to make Endgame the highest grossing film of all time. They're doing this by rereleasing Endgame in selected theatres with a deleted scene after the credits. Considering they're 30 million dollars off, they might just do it.

That is a kind of marketing genius, but they could take this a lot further.

They ought to have, say, three different “deleted” scenes, and show just one of them after the credits of each screening so you need multiple viewings to see them all.

And one of them should be rare.
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1156 on: 20 Jun 2019, 23:20 »

A bit like the ending of Clue, you mean?
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1157 on: 21 Jun 2019, 00:15 »

Yeah, except not with the crucial metaphorical "whodunnit" scene, just a bonus scene.
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1158 on: 21 Jun 2019, 00:42 »

That is a kind of marketing genius, but they could take this a lot further.

They ought to have, say, three different “deleted” scenes, and show just one of them after the credits of each screening so you need multiple viewings to see them all.

And one of them should be rare.

Haha, I can see someone trying that. But the truth is that Endgame is nearing the end of its cinematic run and Disney are looking to start pushing Toy Story 4 now. It certainly would have been a feather in Disney's cap if they could have made it the highest grossing film in history, but they'll have to settle with it being the most successful film they've ever done instead.
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1159 on: 21 Jun 2019, 21:05 »

Something always bugged me about the end of Ragnarok and how the Asgardians fare at the beginning of Endgame.
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Its a nitpick to be sure, its just something that stood out to me.
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1160 on: 22 Jun 2019, 03:29 »

Its to do with Thor's mental state.
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1161 on: 12 Jul 2019, 21:04 »

I really liked Far From Home. Saw it last weekend.
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1162 on: 14 Jul 2019, 18:34 »

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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1163 on: 15 Jul 2019, 00:58 »

@LeeC,

Yeah, I start to get confused too.
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1164 on: 15 Jul 2019, 06:49 »

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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1165 on: 15 Jul 2019, 09:38 »



The Room was definitely an underappreciated solo adventure of the winter soldier
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1166 on: 17 Jul 2019, 14:34 »

Ha ha, The Room may have been many things, but I sincerely doubt that underappreciated is one of them.
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1167 on: 20 Aug 2019, 14:29 »

Disney and Sony have failed to reach an agreement, so guess who is no longer going to be in the MCU. I'll give you a clue, his name rhymes with Hider-nan.

Instead Sony are going to go for a 3rd reboot...
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1168 on: 20 Aug 2019, 15:22 »

This is going to be very awkward for the MCU because Spider-Man: Far From Home explicitly set Spider-Man up as the new Earth-based primary character of the MCU.
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1169 on: 20 Aug 2019, 17:41 »

They will work something out, I'm sure. They are extraordinarily good at this. I doubt they would have walked away without a plan B.
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Re: Marvel Cinematic Universe
« Reply #1170 on: Yesterday at 02:20 »


Either way, if Tom doesn't keep the role of YFNS-M then it'll be a bloody shame.

He's not been the most *true to actual comic* realisation of the character, but he has certainly been the most likeable/realistic 'kid thrown into a world of superherodom'.
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