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What Marvel Movies Came Out After 2009?

The Marvel Cinematic Universe has been a massive success since its inception in 2008 with the release of Iron Man. The franchise has expanded to include numerous movies and TV shows, with each new release building on the previous ones. In this article, we will be taking a look at the Marvel movies that have been released after 2009.

The Marvel Cinematic Universe Timeline

Before we delve into the list of movies, it’s important to understand the timeline of events in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

The timeline starts with Captain America: The First Avenger, which is set during World War II. This is followed by Iron Man, which takes place in 2010. From there, the movies are released in chronological order, with each one building on the previous one.

Marvel Movies Released After 2009

Here is a list of all the Marvel movies that have been released after 2009:

  • Iron Man 2 (2010) – Following on from the success of Iron Man, this movie sees Tony Stark face off against Ivan Vanko (also known as Whiplash).
  • Thor (2011) – This movie introduces us to Thor, the God of Thunder. It also sets up his brother Loki as a major villain in the MCU.
  • Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) – Set during World War II, this movie introduces us to Steve Rogers and how he becomes Captain America.
  • The Avengers (2012) – This movie brings together all the heroes from previous movies to form The Avengers and fight against Loki and his army.
  • Iron Man 3 (2013) – Tony Stark faces off against the Mandarin in this movie, which also introduces us to the character of Aldrich Killian.
  • Thor: The Dark World (2013) – Thor teams up with Loki to stop the Dark Elves from destroying the universe.
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) – Steve Rogers teams up with Black Widow and Falcon to take down a conspiracy within S.H.I.E.L.D. led by the Winter Soldier.
  • Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) – This movie introduces us to a new team of heroes, including Star-Lord, Gamora, Drax, Rocket, and Groot. They team up to stop Ronan from using an Infinity Stone to destroy the universe.
  • Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) – The Avengers fight against Ultron, an artificial intelligence created by Tony Stark that goes rogue.
  • Ant-Man (2015) – Scott Lang becomes Ant-Man and teams up with Hank Pym to stop Darren Cross from using Pym’s technology for evil purposes.
  • Captain America: Civil War (2016) – The Avengers split into two factions led by Captain America and Iron Man respectively after a political incident involving destruction caused by superheroes. They fight against each other until they discover that they have been manipulated by Helmut Zemo.
  • Doctor Strange (2016) – This movie introduces us to Stephen Strange, a former neurosurgeon who becomes a powerful sorcerer after a car accident.

    He fights against Kaecilius and his followers who plan to bring the cosmic entity Dormammu to Earth.

  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) – The Guardians team up again to fight against Ego, who is revealed to be Peter Quill’s father and a Celestial.
  • Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) – Peter Parker tries to balance his life as a high school student and as Spider-Man while fighting against the Vulture.
  • Thor: Ragnarok (2017) – Thor teams up with Hulk, Loki, and Valkyrie to stop Hela from destroying Asgard. This movie also sets up the events of Avengers: Infinity War.
  • Black Panther (2018) – T’Challa becomes the King of Wakanda and fights against Erik Killmonger who plans to use Wakanda’s resources for his own purposes.
  • Avengers: Infinity War (2018) – The Avengers team up with other heroes like Doctor Strange, Spider-Man, and the Guardians of the Galaxy to fight against Thanos who plans to use the Infinity Stones to wipe out half of all life in the universe.
  • Ant-Man and The Wasp (2018) – Scott Lang teams up with Hope van Dyne (also known as The Wasp) and Hank Pym again to rescue Janet van Dyne from the Quantum Realm while being pursued by Ghost.
  • Captain Marvel (2019) – This movie introduces us to Carol Danvers, a former U.S. Air Force pilot who becomes Captain Marvel after being exposed to alien technology. She fights against the Kree and their leader Yon-Rogg while discovering her true origins.
  • Avengers: Endgame (2019) – The Avengers try to undo the damage caused by Thanos in Infinity War by going back in time and collecting the Infinity Stones. They ultimately succeed but at a great cost.


The Marvel Cinematic Universe has come a long way since its beginnings in 2008 with Iron Man. The franchise has introduced us to numerous heroes and villains, each with their own unique storylines. With new movies and TV shows set to be released in the future, it’s clear that the MCU is here to stay.