Captain Marvel Film is an American superhero movie released on March 8, 2019. It is based on the Marvel Comic character of the same name. Read about Marvel Movies in Order to watch here.
Captain Marvel film is directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck and produced by Kevin Feige. The cinematography of the movie was done by Ben Davis and editing was done by Elliot Graham and Debbie Berman.
Captain Marvel Film Plot
The movie revolves around an Air Force pilot named Carol Danvers. Carol is discovered by Kree crashing an Air Force aircraft. Kree then trains Carol as a member of the elite Starforce Military. In this Military, Carol is trained under mentor Yon-Rogg.
The movie then shifts to 6 years later when the Erath is attacked by Skrulls. At this time, Carol decides that she will do everything in her power to restrict Skrulls from getting successful in their plan. However, the movie took an unexpected turn when in this mission Carol discovers some hidden truth about her past.
Captain Marvel Marketing | Budget
The Budget of the movie was somewhere around $152-175 Million. The concept art of the movie was shown for the first time at San Diego Comic-Con International in the year 2017. The first look of Larson as the character of Dancers was shown at CineEurope.
Captain Marvel Released
In London, this movie was released on February 27, 2019, and talking about its Hollywood release, It was released on March 4, 2019. Its Hollywood release includes a flyover by the United States Air Force Thunderbirds. They did this so that they can honor Thunderbirds pilot Major Stephan Del Bagno.
Captain Marvel Development
The script of the film was ready by Marvel Studios’ by May 2013. The script features Ms. Marvel. Later in 2013, it was revealed by the producer that they are more interested in a female superhero movie and they had a lot of strong female characters. They wanted to choose the best from the best.
Kevin Feige later told that if they are making a female superhero film, they need a new character so that they can tell its origin story.
Captain Marvel Film Casting
Following is the list of the star casts of the movie along with the name of the characters they played in the movie.
- Brie Larson as Carol Danvers / Vers / Captain Marvel
- Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury
- Ben Mendelsohn as Talos and Keller
- Djimon Hounsou as Korath
- Lee Pace as Ronan the Accuser
- Lashana Lynch as Maria Rambeau
- Gemma Chan as Minn-Erva
- Annette Bening as the Supreme Intelligence and Mar-Vell / Dr. Wendy Lawson
- Clark Gregg as Phil Coulson
- Jude Law as Yon-Rogg
Captain Marvel Film Box Office
The movie has managed to earn a whopping amount of $426.8 million in the United States and Canada. Talking about its collection from other territories, it earned somewhere around $701.6 million. The Worldwide total of this movie was $1.128 Billion.
Captain Marvel Film Filming
The shooting of the film started in the month of January 2018. Some photos of Larson were leaked from the set where he is seen wearing a green and black uniform. Later in the same month, Gemma Chan unite with the cast and started shooting her character named Minn-Erva.
In March, Wise decided to step out of the movie because of the conflict in his schedule, and later Lashana Lynch was cast in place of Wise.
Captain Marvel Film Critical Response
On IMDB, this movie has been rated 6.8 out of 10, and on Rotten Tomatoes it is rated 79%. “Marvel has come to recognize, as this film proves, that even effects-heavy behemoths can benefit from a directing touch that is human, not programmatic, that understands character and nuance and can create scenes with an emotional heft we might not expect,” said Kenneth Turan from Los Angeles Times.
A.O.Scott from The New York Times said”not too long, not too self-important, and benefits from the craft and talent of a cast that includes Annette Bening, Jude Law, and Ben Mendelsohn”.
David from IndieWire said, “neither a blast from the past nor an inspiring glimpse into the future … it’s just another Marvel movie. And not a particularly good one”.
Captain Marvel Film Post Production
The additional photography of the movie started in November 2018 and the theatrical poster was released in December 2018. The editing of the movie was done by Elliot Graham and Debbie Berman. They have previously edited Spider-Man: Homecoming and Black Panther together.
Captain Marvel Film Music
In June 2018, Pinar Toprak was signed to compose the music for the movie. She was the first woman to work in an MCU film. Pinar started her work by making the title’s character theme. Pinar said that she wanted the theme of the movie to recognize by the initial two notes.
Captain Marvel Film Do You Know?
Here, we are covering some of the hidden facts about the movie and its characters:
- You will be surprised to know that Brie Larson has a serious allergy to cats.
- In this movie, you will never see Carol Danvers referred to as Captain Marvel.
- No one knows how Marvel used the Skrulls without Fox.
- Goose attended the film premiere
- Before Larson, various other characters were also linked with the movie.
- This film is filmed after Avengers: Endgame
Captain Marvel is a good one-time watch. If you have watched other movies based on Marvel Comic, this movie might feel a little disappointing. You might feel that this movie is developed for kids. In this movie, you will see some short flashbacks in which the back story of Captain Marvel but you will not get a clear idea from it.