Infinity War Countdown: Captain America The Winter Soldier

The Winter Soldier is packed with awesome car chases, fight choreography, meaningful friendships, terrible betrayals, and one line that still gets me every time I watch it. “Who the hell is Bucky?” The Winter Soldier might be the best movie in the MCU. It’s a catalyst for a storyline that we’re still unravelling in Infinity…

Infinity War Countdown – Thor: The Dark World

If there is one MCU film that most people forget having seen, it’s Thor: The Dark World (2013). It is not terrible nor spectacular as a film. However, as a Thor film in the MCU, it can be described as painfully average. Thor and the sci-fi inspired Asgard have so much inherent potential and none…

Infinity War Countdown: Iron Man 3

Who else remembers this movie? Were you excited for it? Even watching the trailer now, I remember having hope for this epic movie about how Tony was coping with the aftermath of Avengers. I was ready for a dynamic discussion of Tony’s ego and how the power had effected him. Instead we got a disappointing villain, Tony’s…

Infinity War Countdown: The Avengers

They say that a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. If Iron Man/The Incredible Hulk are the single step, then 2012’s The Avengers is like the 500th mile. Of course, at the time of its release, Avengers was the journey’s end. All the movies pieces and through lines from the previous…

Infinity War Countdown: Captain America The First Avenger

The fifth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe remains one of the studio’s most ambitious, impressive, and important movies to this day. Without it, the MCU as we know it does not exist, and the entire landscape of comic-book cinema is different. At first glance, Captain America: The First Avenger may not appear to be…

Infinity War Countdown: Thor

With 18 movies and nearly six billion dollars to its name, the Marvel Cinematic Universe is a cultural phenomenon. All of these films have been building to one thing: Avengers: Infinity War.In honor of this massive movie, we here at The Overthinkers are going to spend the next 15 days retracing the path from Iron Man to Infinity War in…