Avengers: Age of Ultron

It’s almost hard to believe that Avengers: Age of Ultron hit theaters over a year ago. The buildup to this second major Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) crossover was enormous. Soda pop cans, cereal boxes, and Target aisles were stuffed with Hulk’s fist, Thor’s hammer, and Captain America’s shield. Since then our cereal’s been covered by…

The Avengers (2012)

Congratulations everyone. We made it. We’ve plowed through 25 films and have finally reached the big one, the ultimate superhero team-up and the end of Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Phase One. Let’s run the numbers on the State of the Universe before Joss Whedon entered the scene: Five films featuring four superheroes: Iron Man (2008), The Incredible Hulk (2008), Iron Man 2 (2010), Thor (2011),…