The new trailer for Avengers: Endgame is here, and brought a friend in the form of the current box office queen, Carol Danvers. But he also gave us the youngest of the new flashes at the height of the great battle of the Avengers against Thanos. Here's what we managed to spot in the ruins.
The trailer opens with nostalgia, with the filming of the film that started all this in the first place: Iron Man . The return to the films of the past is something on which this trailer leans heavily to avoid showing us too much .
But is it just a nostalgia or perhaps a suggestion for indiscreet indiscretions that have haunted Endgame for a while? Reports long ago gave us photos of what appeared to be a new movie filmed around The Avengers "Battle of New York sequences, with implications of time travel (or even BARF's simulation technology of Captain America: Civil War ) is the reason.
Anyway, the comment on Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr. is new): "God, it seems a thousand years ago … I fought to get out of that cave, he became Iron Man … I realized I loved you. "This is presumably all part of the message we saw on Tony Benatar in the first trailer, which is about to end without air, and preparing to greet Pepper Potts (Gwyneth Paltrow), getting a little more than old footage from the original Iron Man and Iron Man 3 .
While Tony continues to ponder what could have been-the chance to get a & # 39; last surprise victory – before his inevitable rescue, we get a prolonged shot of him from Benatar window The question still remains, who reports Tony on Earth, as we see him later in this trailer? (Karen Gillan), who we know at least at one point is on the ship with him, or is it Captain Marvel (Brie Larson)? Although honestly, it seems that Captain Marvel in the post-credit sequence of Endgame implied that she came goes to hunt down Fury's paging message quite sharply. Isn't it time to pick up a brilliant billionaire Playboy philanthropist on the road?
Anyway, now it's the turn of Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) to have the nostalgic treatment to meditate! Not only does he get old movies from what some people call the best film Captain America The First Avenger – other opinions are available, and also wrong – but he also receives old voices off-screen: the aged Peggy Carter (Hayley Atwell) in The Winter Soldier who tells Steve "The world has changed … and none of us can go back. All we can do is our best. And sometimes, the best we can do is start again. "Peggy, or at least the memory of her – after all, died during the events of Civil War – she had an important role in what we saw of the # 39 ; arc of Cap in Endgame so far, which has led to crowds hopes or speculation that, if this time it was the last time Evans hid behind the shield, he will end up reuniting with his true love .
Peggy's narration continues, but we move on to another Avenger, and we get a painful glimpse into the past of Clint Barton (Jeremy Renner), returning to teach him a girl – presumably his daughter from Age of Ultron even if he grew slightly, the tools of his trade. Or is it set for the fact that Hawkeye may have lost her and the rest of her family during Thanos' snap, or, perhaps, a hint of comics to the passage of the Hawkeye mantle. In the comics it was Kate Bishop who became Hawkeye (after Clint disappeared after his death and post-revival House of M ), but he had no connection with him.
As in the comics, when instead it became the masked hero Ronin, an element we knew Endgame was incorporating. We get another shot of the messy Clint rejoining the Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), this time extended to show the two hands shaking for a moment. D & # 39; aww.
The old movies used in this trailer are intriguing, focusing on figures and houses that our remaining heroes have lost. Steve has a little more heart when we see Peggy's funeral from Civil War while Thor (Chris Hemsworth) gets, well, Thor looking back at his lost house Asgardiana and her now-departed father Odin (Anthony Hopkins). But he also gets Avengers: Infinity War pop victims like Falcon (Anthony Mackie), Black Panther (Chadwick Boseman) and Scarlet Witch (Elizabeth Olsen), as we hear him solemnly note that he "saw all these people they die, "alluding to some persistent regret that suggests to Thor attempting to burden himself with the responsibility of his own death. Maybe he should have aimed at the head.
Finally, a meatier shot of the real movie Endgame again, while we see Natasha, Steve and Bruce Banner (Mark Ruffalo) again at the Quartier Avengers – and Nat has her two-tone hair. In some scenes it is full of blondes, like when it rejoins with Hawkeye, so presumably it will be postponed, because later, when we see the whole team together, her hair is still in this style. "I keep telling everyone they should go on," observes Steve. "Some yes, but not us." Well, you guys are Avengers, Steve.
How Nat and Steve think that if there is a chance they could take to undo Thanos' horror, they should take it, we had our first look at Scott Lang (Paul Rudd), a pop survivor during his journey into the Quantum Realm at the end of Ant-Man and The Wasp (we still have to find out if the fact of being simply in the Quantum Realm is what saved him from dusty destiny, if it were a case, but we take the first one). This is presumably at least a little bit after the initial shock, as the disappeared posters look at it weakly.
Meanwhile, a Quinjet flies over Tokyo, notes Tokyo Tower on the left, and the Rainbow Bridge (yes, really!) Through Odaiba and Shibaura Pier: with Clint and Nat on board. So Tokyo is presumably where Clint was outside of Ronin.
But we were able to quickly cut this haunting shot of Hawkeye trying to overcome a huge explosion, in a sort of underground tunnel. Her dress matches what we've just seen wearing in Quinjet – is this part of her Tokyo adventure, or somewhere else after Nat?
Speaking of action, the trailer is starting to get very heavy here as we see Rocket Raccoon (Bradley Cooper) and War Machine (Don Cheadle) ready for action. Rocket has a nice space gun, and notices that reinforced and rigged War Machine dress for Rhodey! And, finally- finally – after being seen in conceptual art for Guardians of the Galaxy years and years ago, Rocket wears a film version of his 2008 comic cartoon Abnett / Lanning run that inspired the cinema team.
Note: where the hell is this gap going? it seems that is the same battle that we will have later in the trailer, but it is worth remembering that its true position is obscured by ash and flames everywhere. Is the fight against Thanos, or some other battle before it?
Before anticipating ourselves, it is time to accumulate a little more with a shot of what appears to be Steve's meeting with Hawkeye after he was taken back to headquarters by Nat – while closing his previous voiceover about the possibility of canceling this with a simple "We'll do it. Everything. what you need. "We also have our best look at Hawkeye's extremely questionable haircut here. Perhaps how did you learn about the snap of his hairdresser was dusted in mid-razoring?
Another pre-battle-prep, as we cut between Scott Lang, adapted in what looks like HQ Avengers, and then a quick shot of an electrified Thor prepares Stormbreaker.
Nebula unleashes a primal scream before charging into battle, but … where is she? The lighting corresponds to the place where Rocket and War Machine were located, rather than Titan, where we have seen the last time (and more, because he should have rushed into battle there when only she and Had Tony remained standing? The yellow shade in the sky, however, makes it seem that it is not the Earth, like the whole wreck. Is this the world in which we saw Thanos growing crops in the first trailer after his victory? Or is it another alien world you find yourself on?
While we receive another short sequence of Clint getting ready in the same tunnel we saw before exploding, and a repetition from Natasha's Superbowl that he downloads on an Avengers HQ shooting range, we both hear that they echo Steve "Whatever it takes" with theirs.
Another extension from the point of the Superbowl is this shot of Steve tightening the straps of the shield, so now we can see him tighten his teeth too – which also reveals that this is happening in the same wreckage we saw in Rocket, Rhodey and Nebula. So yes, this is like a real "last fight" level scrap here.
Meanwhile, Ant-Man jumps into miniature action, and while the fire and lighting seem to suggest that this is wherever Cap and the others are fighting. If it is, then maybe it's not an alien place as we thought it could be. Notice the objects that Scott wanders around: a pencil, a headphone jack, which looks like a meter. All the graceful objects of the Earth. So it is either a different place from the rest of our heroes and this is simply modified, or whatever this gap is a little closer to home than we expected.
We return to Tony on board Benatar recording his last message, just to give him "Whatever it takes".
A new dawn rises in the Quartier Avengers, while our heroes are finally reunited . Not everyone is here, or at least shown here, we have Steve, Scott, Nebula, Clint, Rhodey and Nat. But we also have Tony and Nebula . So at this point, they were saved from their apparent destiny (oh, like Tony would be released in this movie as !). But also note the flashy costumes! Theme armor, or is this space suit? To hell with it, the inspiration for Quantum Realm by Hank Pym of Ant-Man and The Wasp could also suggest a journey into microscopic rather than cosmic realms.
This, in reality, is not the first time we have seen these looks – the leaked merchandise has revealed seeds recently, but it was always uncertain whether or not they were addressed only for toys, or indeed in the film, so it's nice see this last confirmed. Which raises an interesting point: those toys have also revealed characters like Rocket, Hulk, Thor and even Valkyrie (Tessa Thompson), completely new in this trailer, who also wears these clothes. So maybe not all is in this panning shot. Furthermore, it should be remembered that there are no Wakandans in sight outside of the flashback scenes.
The trailer ends with a hero we were waiting to see in this movie: finally, Carol Danvers is on the Avengers HQ scene, after we saw her coming quickly there and asking to know where Nick Fury is in Captain Marvel's first post-credit scene . It's a brief moment, but a funny one, Thor, who tries to intimidate the newcomer, summons Stormbreaker to his grip right next to her. Everything that comes from Carol?
A little smile. Oh, we are in agreement, even Odinson-we like this. Also: note that Nat has his blonde hair Infinity War complete, so this is presumably pre-braided and dye and pre-hawk. So maybe Carol gets on the scene pretty fast? We will have to wait and see.
Like our previous look at Endgame this trailer does not actually tell everyone that much beyond what we already knew: the battered and wounded Avengers get together and prepare for a last attempt to eliminate Thanos once and for all. What this effort entails, or the price that must be paid to see it pulled out, remains invisible. And at this point, we probably won't have any more suggestions until Endgame is actually touching the theaters.
There's not much to do now – it's only a month and a half until April 26th.
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