On Tuesday, Marvel Studios debuted the first official trailer for their highly-anticipated film Captain Marvel on Good Morning America. The trailer gave audiences their first official glimpse at Academy Award-winner Brie Larson as Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel in action.
Fans responded to the trailer enthusiastically, excited to see the action/adventure of this beloved character as well as the setting of the 1990’s – years before Captain Marvel eventually swoops in to help the remaining Avengers and Guardians in the currently untitled fourth Avengers film.
The trailer was also a rousing success in terms of views. Earlier today, Marvel Studios celebrated the accomplishment of the trailer reaching 109 million views in its first 24 hours of availability:
— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) September 19, 2018
Obviously, much of those views are just the countless Marvel fans rewatching the trailer an immeasurable amount of times (myself included) to find all the exciting hints and Easter Eggs to be found in the next MCU entry. Marvel Studios has found yet another reason to celebrate the arrival of their strongest hero in the MCU.
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Here is the synopsis for Captain Marvel:
Based on the Marvel comic character first appearing in 1968, the story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, “Captain Marvel” is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, Captain Marvel stars Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Algenis Perez Soto, Rune Temte, McKenna Grace, with Clark Gregg, and Jude Law.
Captain Marvel will be released in theaters on March 8, 2019.