Archive for July 27th, 2019

Feminist Marvel Movies


(Guardian Film) – Anna Smith:

Captain Marvel may have ruled the box office this spring, but Avengers: Endgame was still Iron Man and Captain America’s show. So when female fans woke up last Sunday to the news of a female Thor, a Black Widow movie and a bisexual Valkyrie, some wondered if they were still dreaming. The announcements at San Diego Comic-Con about Phase 4 of Disney’s Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) appeared to promise a more gender-balanced future. …

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Natalie Portman in Thor, Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie and Brie Larson in Captain Marvel