articles by Arnav Das Sharma and Anupam Kant Verma

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Post Avengers: Endgame, Marvel needs to sidestep superhero fatigue and breathe new life into Phase 4

Will Marvel be able to sustain a world of superheroes without the aid of the original Avengers, who changed the landscape of comic book-based movies.

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Bhuvan Shome: How Mrinal Sen's National Award-winning film ushered in a seismic shift in the Indian film industry

Bhuvan Shome gave rise to what we now popularly call the Parallel Cinema movement, a movement that would leave an indelible footprint onto the landscape of Indian cinema, thereby changing the latter forever.

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From Iron Man 3 to Captain Marvel: How MCU complicates the idea of the Alien — of who belongs and who doesn't

Thematically, if there has been one theme which has consistently dominated the MCU, it is the presence of an outsider as a character.

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Avengers: Endgame — Thanos is not a run-of-the-mill villain​; he is humane and yet evil in his own limited way

The Russo brothers gave a solid story arc to Thanos, so much so that while we hate him for what he is, we also, at least in some way, also care about him.

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Avengers: Endgame — Thanos is not a run-of-the-mill villain​; he is humane and yet evil in his own limited way

The Russo brothers gave a solid story arc to Thanos, so much so that while we hate him for what he is, we also, at least in some way, also care about him.

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How MCU Phase 3 subverts the superhero genre with films like Captain Marvel, Black Panther, Thor: Ragnarok

With the release of Iron Man, and the beginning of the MCU, the superhero movie as a genre began to receive an overhaul.

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Avengers: Endgame — How Marvel Cinematic Universe's Tony Stark is a metaphor for governmental overreach

Does a superhero always have to be the moral centre? This question is at the heart of the Iron Man films, and in particular the character of Tony Stark.

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Pet Sematary: A look at the 10 best Stephen King film adaptations, from The Shining to It

As Pet Cemetary returned to theatres this month, here is a list of ten best films which have been adapted from Stephen King's works.

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What makes Marvel films so popular? Understanding the relationship between MCU and the real world

Ahead of the release of Avengers: Endgame, a look at the birth of the MCU and why superheroes have become so popular.