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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

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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Did You Know?

Trivia

Jamie McKelvie, who designed Carol's Captain Marvel suit in the comics (used starting in 2012), praised the movie costume for closely adhering to his work. See more »

Goofs

(at around 38 mins) The movie is set in June 1995. It features the song "Only Happy When it Rains" by Garbage, and has it playing on a jukebox. The song was released in September 1995. 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

Much like Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018), the title doesn't appear on screen until the end. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Big Bang Theory: The D & D Vortex (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

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Written by Justine Frischmann (as Justine Eleanor Frischmann)
Performed by Elastica
Courtesy of Geffen Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Copy + Paste Marvel Movie
6 March 2019 | by joshua_afiantoSee all my reviews

I live in Indonesia, and I've just seen it since it aired today. The action scenes are good, the de-aging of early SHIELD Agents are great. I can't really notice in seeing Fury. That's it. Those are the good things about this movie. Brie Larson comes off as snobbish when she quips like Tony Stark, but became boring and unlikeable the more she does it. There are moments in the action scenes when it's all CGI that looks like it came from a PS3 game. Comedy is sub-par. Worth of nose exhale at least.

To quote Laura Clifford, "Captain Marvel is a boring mishmash of ideas from a score of other movies and franchises".


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Country:

USA | Australia

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:

$175,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$153,433,423, 10 March 2019

Gross USA:

$426,829,839

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,128,274,794
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Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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