Marvel surprised his world at the time of Phase 4 by introducing an all-new group of super heroic cosmic individuals: the Eternals. Stellar beings present in the universe for millions of years and responsible for protecting the Earth against monsters called the Deviants. The feature film of mcu deeply divided press and spectator criticism in 2021, the fault of a radical artistic bias of Chloe Zhao which will have thrilled fans of independent cinema but disappointed fans of the extended universe of Marvel. Result : Eternals records the worst score tied with Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania on the review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes (47% good reviews). The future of superheroes is up in the air, at least until the next one arrives avengers. In addition, several teasings were able to take place around the Eternals.
They are now an integral part of the universe and should mathematically have a new film to express themselves, with or without Chloe Zhao, already responsible for the first opus. In an interview given to HollywoodReporter on the red carpet of the 16th annual Oscar Women In Filmthe magazine Screen Rant asked the director of nomadland on the possibilities of Eternals 2. Zhao simply replied ” No comment“. She also said that when working on a Marvelit was necessary stay true to the kind of film you want to make, who you are and the people you collaborate with”. A way of declaring that despite the negative reviews, she remains amply satisfied with her work on the first part.
For the moment, no one is able to anticipate what Kevin Feige and the staff of marvel studios intends to make Eternals. The bad critical reception of the first film should not be enough to bury the characters since their presence would be, according to some rumors, essential in the next ones. avengers. In the meantime, the future film mcu to arrive in our theaters is the third film of the Guardians of the Galaxyin theaters May 3, 2023.