MCU releases new video with footage from upcoming releases The Eternals, Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings
Black Widow is set to release in July, while Shang-Chi and the Legends of the Ten Rings will hit screens in September. The Eternals and Spider-Man: No Way Home will close 2021.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) Films released a new video on 3 May, revealing the release date and new titles for a few of its much-awaited movies. In the brand-new video, Marvel Studios has shared a glimpse of movies coming up in Phase 4, which includes Black Widow, Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings, and The Eternals. They also revealed the release dates for Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania and Guardian’s of the Galaxy Vol. 3.
The world may change and evolve. But the one thing that will never change, we’re all part of one big family. pic.twitter.com/TUU5848QYR
— Marvel Studios (@MarvelStudios) May 3, 2021
The video showcases the love for storytelling and the MCU’s most memorable moments so far.It begins with a clip of the late legend Stan Lee saying, “I love being with people; it’s the most incredible feeling in the world. That world may change and evolve, but the one that will never change – we’re all part of one big family”.
The video showcases scenes from Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, The Avengers, and Black Panther, among other films. It also features a viral moment from a movie theater where people can be heard cheering during a scene from Avengers: Endgame. The video then showcases footage of the upcoming, highly-anticipated movies like Black Widow, Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings, and The Eternals.
As Phase 4 of the MCU kicks off, Black Widow featuring Scarlett Johansson, Florence Pugh, Rachel Weisz and David Harbour will release on 9 July. The film will raise the bar for the Marvel films that follow it, which include the first Asian superhero film Shang-Chi and the Legends of the Ten Rings. It is set to hit the screens on 3 September.
Two months later, The Eternals will release on 5 November, and Spider-Man: No Way Home will close the year with a 17 December release. Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantummania will kick-off 2023 with its release on 17 February, followed by Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 on 5 May, 2023.
Hints about a new Avengers film or a remake of The Fantastic Four are dropped at the end of the video.
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It’s all predictable, to a large extent, but also quite enjoyable, regardless of whether Asian martial arts are your thing or not.