Kelly Sue DeConnick Shares Her Young Fans’ Biggest Takeaway From Captain Marvel

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Superhero movies are for fans of all ages, but sometimes it’s important to listen to the messages young kids are taking away from these experiences. For young girls who’ve fallen in love with Captain Marvel, there’s one moment from Brie Larson’s solo debut they really identify with. According to comic book writer

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The Captain Marvel Origin Story That Marvel Rejected

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The story of how Carol Danvers became Captain Marvel is stamped into comic book history. But when comic book writer Kelly Sue DeConnick came into the picture, she had her own spin—one that tapped into Carol’s feminist identity and made her the source of her own power. Marvel may not have been big on her idea at the…

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Kelly Sue DeConnick on Captain Marvel’s Rise to the Top of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

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Comic book writer Kelly Sue DeConnick revitalized Captain Marvel for a new generation. Following her big screen debut and follow-up in Avengers: Endgame, Carol Danvers is poised to be a major player in the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. And we wanted to hear more about it.

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Filming Avengers: Endgame Sounds Like a Logistical Nightmare for Its Actors

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A movie as bold and intriguing as scope as Avengers: Endgame—the culmination of plot threads, character arcs, relentless post-credit teases, and actor contracts across over a decade of blockbuster film making—naturally invites with it the hushed procedure of secrecy. But that doesn’t just apply to avoiding leaks: it…

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Why Captain Marvel Has on More Make-Up in Endgame Than Her Solo Movie

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What’s up with the make-up? That’s what fans wanted to know after the second trailer for Avengers: Endgame, which finally added Captain Marvel into the manic mix of superheroes. Many noticed that in her solo outing, which was directed by a man and a woman, Carol Danvers didn’t wear much make-up, but in Endgame, which…

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Captain Marvel Is a Billionaire

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As of Tuesday, the combined domestic and international box office grosses for Captain Marvel—which has been in theaters since March 8—have topped a billion dollars. Deadline reports it is the seventh Marvel film to achieve that milestone and is now the number 10 superhero movie of all time.

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