‘Captain Marvel’ First Reactions: ‘The MCU Feels More Complete’

039;Captain Marvel' tie-in book confirms Jude Law's character

So, it's a nice breath of fresh air to be able to finally focus on the fantastic reviews that Captain Marvel has been getting!

The first wave of screenings for Marvel Studios' upcoming Captain Marvel have just let out, and we've gathered the early reactions from several critics below.

The film has a March 8, 2019 release directed by the writing/directing team of Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck and stars Academy Award victor Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Algenis Perez Soto, Rune Temte, McKenna Grace, with Clark Gregg, and Jude Law. One fan theory says that Doctor Strange might show up in one of those scenes, traveling back in time from Titan to warn Captain Marvel and Nick Fury about what's going to happen a few decades in the future. A spoiler free selection can be read below, but the majority of U.S. critics praise Larson's performance, as well as that of Ben Mendelsohn, Samuel L. Jackson, and more importantly, Goose the cat.

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Captain Marvel will have two post-credits scenes, including one before the credits and one after the credits roll, ComicBook reports. Goose, Danvers' cat, is also getting a lot of attention from audiences. Captain Marvel will easily win the box office during its launch weekend, and will probably hold on to it for at least another weekend if not more.

"Entertainment Weekly's Devan Coggan tweeted, "'Captain Marvel' is pure joy. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. We would expect the scenes to tie Captain Marvel to Infinity War as well as Endgame.

You can see the next comic-book epic when Captain Marvel is released in cinemas on 8 March.

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