If you’re a fan of Marvel movies, then 2016 was a year that did not disappoint. With the release of several highly anticipated movies, Marvel proved once again why they are the king of superhero films. Let’s take a closer look at what Marvel movies were released in 2016.
Captain America: Civil War
Undoubtedly, the biggest release of 2016 was Captain America: Civil War. The movie saw the Avengers split into two factions led by Captain America and Iron Man respectively.
The storyline was intense, and the action sequences were some of the best in any Marvel film to date. The movie also marked the debut of several new characters such as Black Panther and Spider-Man.
Another significant release in 2016 was Doctor Strange. Benedict Cumberbatch played Dr. Stephen Strange, a brilliant but arrogant surgeon who loses his ability to use his hands after a car accident. In search of a way to regain his abilities, he travels to Nepal where he discovers the mystic arts and becomes the Sorcerer Supreme.
While not technically a Marvel Studios film (it was produced by Fox), Deadpool was one of the most successful superhero movies of all time. Ryan Reynolds played Wade Wilson, a former special forces operative who becomes Deadpool after undergoing an experimental treatment for cancer.
Another Fox-produced film that featured Marvel characters was X-Men: Apocalypse. The movie saw the return of fan-favorite characters such as Professor X, Magneto, and Mystique as they battled against Apocalypse – an ancient mutant with god-like powers.
- In conclusion, 2016 was an excellent year for Marvel movies with releases such as Captain America: Civil War, Doctor Strange, Deadpool and X-Men: Apocalypse.
- Each movie had its unique storyline, characters, and action sequences that delighted fans all around the world.
- Whether you’re a die-hard Marvel fan or a casual moviegoer, these films are definitely worth watching.
So if you haven’t seen any of these movies yet, go ahead and add them to your watchlist. They’re sure to provide you with hours of entertainment and excitement.