Marvel Studios is an American film studio that is a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Studios. The studio is known for its comic book adaptations and its input in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This blog will provide a list of all the Marvel movies, as well as the details of the upcoming movies.. The studio is best known for its films based on Marvel Comics characters, which include some of the most iconic and well-known superhero franchises in the world, such as the Avengers, X-Men, and Spider-Man. Here is a list of all the Marvel movies that have been released so far: –
Iron Man is a 2008 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. The film was directed by Jon Favreau and stars Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark / Iron Man, a wealthy industrialist and master engineer who builds a powered exoskeleton and becomes the technologically advanced superhero Iron Man. The film was released in the United States on May 2, 2008. The film was a critical and commercial success, grossing over $585 million and receiving rave reviews from critics. Downey’s performance as Tony Stark was particularly praised, and the film is credited with helping to start the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
The Incredible Hulk (2008)
The Incredible Hulk is a 2008 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character the Hulk. The film was directed by Louis Leterrier and stars Edward Norton, Liv Tyler, Tim Roth, and William Hurt. The film tells the story of Bruce Banner, a scientist who is exposed to a powerful gamma radiation that transforms him into the Hulk, a powerful and uncontrollable creature. The film was a critical and commercial success, grossing over $262 million at the box office and earning mostly positive reviews from critics. The Incredible Hulk is considered to be one of the better films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and it laid the foundation for the character’s appearances in later films such as The Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron.
Iron Man 2 (2010) –
The story of Iron Man 2 is about a billionaire industrialist Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) who has been captured by terrorists and forced to build an armada of weapons for them. During his captivity, Stark is forced to build the ultimate weapon – an invincible armor suit known as Iron Man. When he escapes and returns home, he must face his rival Obadiah Stane (Jeff Bridges) who has created a new terrorist organization known as The Ten Rings to destroy Stark Industries and conquer the world.
Iron Man 2 was released in theaters on May 7, 2010 in North America by Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios. It was directed by Jon Favreau, who also directed Iron Man (2008) and its sequel. Other names involved in the production include Robert Downey Jr., Terrence Howard and Gwyneth Paltrow.
Thor is a 2011 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the fourth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and stars Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Tom Hiddleston as Loki, Cate Blanchett as Hela, Idris Elba as Heimdall and Tessa Thompson as Storm. The film follows Thor’s attempts to defeat his nemesis Loki after he is cast out of Asgard in order to save Earth from destruction at the hands of an alien race known as the Chitauri.
The film began principal photography in April 2010 and concluded in July 2011. The film was converted from 3D to 2D in post-production.
Thor: The Dark World was released on November 8, 2013 and grossed $449 million worldwide from its release date making it the lowest-grossing release in the Thor franchise at that time, but later surpassed by Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015). It received generally positive reviews from critics who praised the action sequences and visual effects but criticized its writing and pacing.
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) is an American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character Captain America, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It is the first Hollywood superhero film to be distributed by Paramount since the MGM film Captain Nemo in 1989. The film was directed by Joe Johnston, who co-wrote the screenplay with Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely. The title refers to a line in the comic book that reveals Captain America’s secret identity; it was changed for continuity reasons.
The film stars Chris Evans as Steve Rogers / Captain America, Dominic Cooper as Ian Rogers, Hugo Weaving as Red Skull, Tommy Lee Jones as Howard Stark and Stanley Tucci as Dr. Abraham Erskine
The Avengers (2012)
The Avengers is a 2012 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is the sixth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The film was written and directed by Joss Whedon and features an ensemble cast that includes Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, and Jeremy Renner.
Iron Man 3 (2013)
Iron Man 3 is a superhero film. It was released in theaters on May 3, 2013. Iron Man 3 is the third installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the sequel to Iron Man 2. Shane Black directed it and wrote it with Drew Pearce. Robert Downey Jr. reprises his role as Tony Stark (Iron Man).
In the film, Tony Stark is haunted by his past.
On IMDb, Iron Man 3 received a rating of 7.7/10 from over 1,000,000 users [IMDB]. On Rotten Tomatoes, the film was rated 75% positive reviews with an average score of 7.4/10 based on 297 reviews. Its consensus reads: “With plenty of action and a fair amount of humor, Iron Man 3 provides exactly what fans expect from the franchise.”
Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Thor: The Dark World is a 2013 American superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character Thor. It is the sequel to 2011’s Thor, and is directed by Alan Taylor with a screenplay by Christopher Yost, Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely.
Imprisoned on the other side of the universe, the mighty Thor finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok–the destruction of his homeworld and end of Asgardian civilization–at the hands of an all-powerful new threat, the ruthless Hela. But first he must survive a deadly gladiatorial contest that pits him against his former ally and fellow Avenger–the Incredible Hulk.
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
“Captain America: The Winter Soldier” is the highly-anticipated sequel to 2010’s “Captain America: The First Avenger”. More than three years in the making, Marvel Studios’ “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” brings back Chris Evans in the title role for this superhero blockbuster.
The film reunites Captain America with Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) when they must battle a powerful yet shadowy enemy known only as the Winter Soldier.
The film also stars Sebastian Stan (“Gossip Girl”), Anthony Mackie (“The Hurt Locker”), Cobie Smulders (“How I Met Your Mother”), Frank Grillo(“The Grey”) and Samuel Jackson(“Pulp Fiction”).
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Guardians of the Galaxy is a marvel creation movie. It was released in 2014 and the Guardians of the Galaxy (part 3 ) is also releasing soon. The movie has a similar star cast and is scripted beautifully. The film is filled with action, comedy and drama.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe has changed the landscape of movies. These movies have been a large part of our childhood and we always look forward to the next installment. The recent movies have included great detail and characters that we have come to love. The upcoming movies look to continue the trend of giving us great detail and characters that will stay with us for a long time.