Are you eagerly waiting for the next Marvel movie to hit theaters? If so, you’re not alone. The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) has become a cultural phenomenon, captivating audiences worldwide with its thrilling storylines and beloved characters.
So, are there any Marvel movies coming out soon? The short answer is yes. Let’s take a closer look at what we can expect from the MCU in the coming months and years.
Upcoming Marvel Movies
- Black Widow – This highly anticipated film was originally slated for release in May 2020 but was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Now set for release on July 9, 2021, Black Widow follows Natasha Romanoff (played by Scarlett Johansson) on a solo adventure set after the events of Captain America: Civil War.
- Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings – Marvel’s first Asian-led superhero film is scheduled to hit theaters on September 3, 2021.
Starring Simu Liu as Shang-Chi and Tony Leung as the Mandarin, this action-packed movie promises to be one of the most exciting entries in Phase Four of the MCU.
- Eternals – This star-studded film boasts an incredible cast that includes Angelina Jolie, Salma Hayek, Richard Madden, and Kit Harington. Eternals explores a group of immortal beings who have secretly lived on Earth for thousands of years and will be released on November 5, 2021.
- Spider-Man: No Way Home – Tom Holland returns as Peter Parker/Spider-Man in this highly anticipated sequel set to release on December 17, 2021. While plot details are scarce, rumors suggest that the film will deal with the concept of the multiverse and potentially include appearances from previous Spider-Man actors.
Future Marvel Movies
While we have a few Marvel movies to look forward to in 2021, there are even more on the horizon. Here are just a few of the upcoming films currently in development:
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness
Set for release on March 25, 2022, this film sees Benedict Cumberbatch return as Doctor Strange alongside Elizabeth Olsen’s Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch. The movie is said to be a horror film that explores alternate realities and dimensions.
Thor: Love and Thunder
Chris Hemsworth returns as Thor in this highly anticipated sequel set for release on May 6, 2022. Directed by Taika Waititi, Love and Thunder will also see Natalie Portman reprise her role as Jane Foster, who becomes the Mighty Thor.
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
Following the tragic passing of Chadwick Boseman in August 2020, Marvel announced that it would not recast his role as T’Challa in Black Panther. Instead, the studio is moving forward with a sequel set for release on July 8, 2022.
This movie is set to bring together three beloved superheroes: Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel, Teyonah Parris’s Monica Rambeau (who we first met in WandaVision), and Iman Vellani’s Kamala Khan/Ms. Marvel (who will make her debut in a Disney+ series later this year). The Marvels is scheduled to hit theaters on November 11, 2022.
In conclusion, there are plenty of Marvel movies to look forward to in the coming months and years. From the highly anticipated Black Widow to the upcoming Doctor Strange sequel, it’s clear that the MCU is showing no signs of slowing down any time soon. So mark your calendars and get ready for some epic superhero adventures!