Monday, February 24, 2014

Spring cannot come soon enough, as it'll mark the beginning of a slew of Marvel films to come out monthly this summer.  Let's not also forget that Netflix will be releasing the Marvel Knights themed series beginning in 2015 starting possibly with Daredevil.  As far as movies, here's what we have thus far...

Captain America: The Winter Soldier
April 4th, 2014
After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America, living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes embroiled in a web of intrigue that threatens to put the world at risk. Joining forces with the Black Widow, Captain America struggles to expose the ever-widening conspiracy while fighting off professional assassins sent to silence him at every turn. When the full scope of the villainous plot is revealed, Captain America and the Black Widow enlist the help of a new ally, the Falcon. However, they soon find themselves up against an unexpected and formidable enemy-the Winter Soldier.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2
May 2nd, 2014
It's great to be Spider-Man. For Peter Parker, there's no feeling quite like swinging between skyscrapers, embracing being the hero, and spending time with Gwen. But being Spider-Man comes at a price: only Spider-Man can protect his fellow New Yorkers from the formidable villains that threaten the city. With the emergence of Electro, Peter must confront a foe far more powerful than he. And as his old friend, Harry Osborn (Dane DeHaan), returns, Peter comes to realize that all of his enemies have one thing in common: OsCorp.

X-Men: Days of Future Past
May 23rd, 2014
The X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in X-Men: Days of Future Past. The characters from the original X-Men film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from X-Men: First Class in a battle that must change the past – to save their future.

Guardians of the Galaxy
August 1st, 2014
This film expands the Marvel Cinematic Universe into the cosmos, where brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade the ever-persistent Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits-Rocket, a gun-toting raccoon, Groot, a tree-like humanoid, the deadly and enigmatic Gamora and the revenge-driven Drax the Destroyer. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand-with the galaxy's fate in the balance.

The Avengers: Age of Ultron
May 1st, 2015
The Avengers reassemble to battle the sentient robot known as Ultron.

(From the set of The Avengers: Age of Ultron in Johannesburg)

The Fantastic Four
June 19th, 2015
A reboot of the Marvel property centered on four astronauts who gain superpowers after cosmic radiation exposure.

(Cast of The Fantastic Four)

Which Marvel movie are you most looking forward to?  

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