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What we know about Marvel Studios’ Captain Marvel

Captain Marvel trailer
Credit: Marvel Studios, YouTube

Captain Marvel is the highly anticipated Marvel Studios superhero movie we’ve been waiting for and is set to be the next installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

The official movie trailer was released Tuesday and we catch a glance of Brie Larson in action as Carol Danvers.

The film is Marvel Studio’s first female-led superhero movie. The film has been in development since as early as 2013 and now, five years later, we’re finally getting a first look at the official trailer.

Marvel Cinematic Universe fans have been waiting to see footage from the film since the first images of Brie Larson’s costume were revealed earlier this year.

The film is set in the 1990s and we get to see this in the trailer when Carol Danvers (Brie Larson) falls from space and crashes through the roof of a Blockbuster video store.

Here’s what we know so far about Marvel Studio’s first standalone superhero film starring a woman.

Captain Marvel Cast

Brie Larson stars as Carol Danvers and is joined by Samuel L. Jackson (Nick Fury), Clark Gregg (Phil Coulson), Gemma Chan (Dr. Minerva), Lee Pace (Ronan), Jude Law (Walter Lawson), Djimon Hounsou (Korath) and Ben Mendelsohn (Talos). The film is directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck who have both worked on films such as Half Nelson, Sugar and It’s Kind of a Funny.

First official trailer for Captain Marvel (FULL)

The first official Captain Marvel trailer released Tuesday and already has more than 8 million views and is currently trending on YouTube. Check it out for yourself and brace yourself for Brie Larson as Captain Marvel.

Captain Marvel movie poster

Official Captain Marvel Movie Poster. In theaters March 8 2019

Earlier this year, we were teased with first images of Brie Larson in the film and now the official movie poster is here. It features Brie Larson front and center as Captain Marvel and she is standing between two hangar doors with the tagline “Higher. Further. Faster.” above her.

Captain Marvel release date

According to Marvel Entertainment, the official release date for Captain Marvel is March 8, 2019. The film doesn’t have an official rating, but we expect it to be rated PG-13 based on several other Marvel Studios releases.

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