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Captain Marvel (2019)

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Carol Danvers becomes one of the universe's most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races.

Directors:

Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck

Writers:

Anna Boden (screenplay by), Ryan Fleck (screenplay by) | 6 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Brie Larson ... Carol Danvers / Vers / Captain Marvel
Samuel L. Jackson ... Nick Fury
Ben Mendelsohn ... Talos / Keller
Jude Law ... Yon-Rogg
Annette Bening ... Supreme Intelligence / Dr. Wendy Lawson
Djimon Hounsou ... Korath
Lee Pace ... Ronan
Lashana Lynch ... Maria Rambeau
Gemma Chan ... Minn-Erva
Clark Gregg ... Agent Coulson
Rune Temte ... Bron-Char
Algenis Perez Soto ... Att-Lass
Mckenna Grace ... Young Carol (13 Years Old)
Akira Akbar ... Monica Rambeau (11 Years Old)
Matthew Maher ... Norex
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Storyline

After crashing an experimental aircraft, Air Force pilot Carol Danvers is discovered by the Kree and trained as a member of the elite Starforce Military under the command of her mentor Yon-Rogg. Six years later, after escaping to Earth while under attack by the Skrulls, Danvers begins to discover there's more to her past. With help from S.H.I.E.L.D. agent Nick Fury, they set out to unravel the truth. Written by Blazer346

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and brief suggestive language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

(at around 1h 17 mins) While Monica Rambeau is choosing a new color for Carol Danvers' suit, we can see many references: a red and yellow suit (the colors worn by DC's Captain Marvel, currently known as Shazam) a black and golden suit (the colors of Carol Danver's Ms. Marvel suit) and a white and green suit (the classic Kree armor suit colors in the comics) See more »

Goofs

After catching up to Carol at the bar, Fury says that he got to watch an alien autopsy. As the root word "auto" means "self," an autopsy refers to the post-mortem surgical procedure performed on another human being; what Fury witnessed would be called a necropsy. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Yon-Rogg: [urgent knocking] Do you know what time it is?
Carol Danvers: [at the door] Can't sleep.
Yon-Rogg: There are tabs for that.
Carol Danvers: Yeah, but then I'd be sleeping.
Yon-Rogg: Dreams again...
Carol Danvers: [yes] ... Want to fight?
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Crazy Credits

After the end-credits scene, there is a statement in the closing credits: "Captain Marvel will return in Avengers: Endgame (2019)". See more »


Soundtracks

Whatta Man
Written by Cheryl 'Salt' James (as Cheryl James), Hurby 'Luv Bug' Azor (as Herby E. Azor), and Dave Crawford (as David Crawford)
Performed by Salt-N-Pepa featuring En Vogue
Courtesy of Island Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Not THAT bad, not that good either.
7 March 2019 | by dvbsanSee all my reviews

This movie feels out of place in the MCU, it feels Fury is not the same character we meet (only) 10 years later. The movie tries to force us to like Brie Larson, not Carol Danvers or Captain Marvel. The character feels like a mix between Tony Stark, Thor and Feminist Captain America. To make things worse, at the end she is way to OP. However, the movie had some good jokes, it was not over preachy. Sure there where some Cringe moments, but all in all it could be worse. The best part of this movie is the 90's nostalgia, Ben Medelsohn, Fury&Goose and The Kree. BUT the Kree do not get that much screen time, they feel like The Warriors 3 with even less to do. The intro does gave me shivers, what a tribute to Stan Lee. I would say Captain Marvel is Solo: A Star Wars Story mixed with The Incredible Hulk, a fun popcorn movie but nothing more.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

8 March 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$160,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$153,433,423, 10 March 2019

Gross USA:

$426,829,839

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,128,275,297
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2.39 : 1
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