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Post by Siege » Wed May 01, 2019 10:08 am

I know what you mean. It's an epic ride with a lot of jaw-dropping moments, but it felt a little more difficult to follow along all the separate plot threads once the story got going. It felt less seemless than Infinity War. And I'm not entirely sure about the decisions surrounding Captain America and Thor either. For Thor I think they tried to ride the joke beyond its best-by-date and I can't shake the thought that it would be better to just have Captain America vanish and leave it a mystery to our remaining heroes what happened to him.

Everything and everyone else though I thoroughly enjoyed. I'll be very interested to see where they go from here - I guess they now have another decade to build up new heroes and a new story.
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Post by Shroom Man 777 » Mon May 06, 2019 12:26 pm

I thoroughly enjoyed it!
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Post by Steve » Sat May 11, 2019 2:49 pm

As did I. And it'll be interesting to see where they go with the franchise from here. Endgame's success is both good and bad: good in that it shows the depth of support for the MCU, bad in that it might tempt them to make lightning strike twice instead of, say, shifting the formula a bit. And since not every Avengers movie can be like this one, it's almost inevitable people will feel let down by whatever comes next (presumably we won't find out more about their plans until ComiCon).
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Post by Booted Vulture » Sat May 11, 2019 7:23 pm

I've seen a surprising number of people say how they're not interested in any of the characters left and have no interest in any more movies which seems odd to me.
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Post by Shroom Man 777 » Sun May 12, 2019 7:07 am

Booted Vulture wrote:
Sat May 11, 2019 7:23 pm
I've seen a surprising number of people say how they're not interested in any of the characters left and have no interest in any more movies which seems odd to me.
That's because the remaining have less Badass White Mengs and y'know...

Detective Pikachu was preposterous and great. Ryan Gosling is really great at these noir-style flicks. Just like in Blade Runner 2049 and Only God Forgives.
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