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Captain Marvel (2019)

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.

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Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck

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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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Higher. Further. Faster. See more »


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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Country:

USA

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

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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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

The special key that Vers pulls from her suit to connect with 1990s tech and communicate back home is later a part of the pager that she gives to Nick Fury See more »

Goofs

The plot centers around a light-speed engine that would be of immense value to one of the alien races given how fast it will allow them to travel through space. Their method of travel, however, is already drastically faster than light speed. Utilizing this engine would actually slow them down considerably.

This could have been made clearer in the movie, but the FTL travel used by the Kree is a network of "jump points", essentially stable wormholes. This is the same method used in both Guardians films. The jump points exist in fixed locations and lead to other fixed locations, and their distribution is irregular. The lightspeed engine described in the film would presumably permit travel at lightspeed (or faster) directly rather than by means of jump points. This would enable trips to places that might not be readily reachable by jumps, and therefore would make a ship with such an engine much harder to track and follow for someone without such an engine. See more »

Quotes

Carol Danvers: [Carol gives Fury his pager] I upgraded it. Range should be, a couple galaxies, at least.
[as Fury goes to take the pager, Carol pulls back her hand]
Nick Fury: What? You think I'm going to prank call you?
Carol Danvers: For emergencies only. Okay?
Nick Fury: Well, if you're ever passing back through this galaxy, be sure to give a brother a shout.
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Crazy Credits

As this is the first Marvel Cinematic Universe film released after Stan Lee's death, the Marvel Studios logo features images and clips of Lee's cameos and comes with a message: "THANK YOU STAN". See more »


Soundtracks

Only Happy When It Rains
Written by Steve Marker, Duke Erikson (as Douglas Erickson), Butch Vig (as Bryan Vig), and Shirley Manson
Performed by Garbage
Courtesy of Almo Sounds, Inc.
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THE best? No. Enjoyable and ties nicely into MCU? YES!
8 March 2019 | by MarianaPatisSee all my reviews

8/10. It was a very enjoyable origin story. I look forward to seeing more. I mostly feel the same after seeing CM as I did after watching the first CA, IM, etc. Not THE best of course, but definitely entertaining. Despite being in the "hot seat", having to follow Infinity War and BP, it mostly worked, and it was fun! I thought the cast worked well together. Brie Larson did the role well, and I cant wait to see where it goes from here.


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