New Avengers: Infinity War Trailer Breakdown
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Marvel has dropped the first trailer for Avengers: Infinity War, and it's pretty spectacular. Disney and Marvel have been building towards this blockbuster event from the very beginning, laying the foundation for the Earth's mightiest heroes to come together against a threat of unprecedented power: Thanos.
The trailer, unlike the one shown previously at Comic-Con, is very heavy in tone. Marvel have been teasing that this movie will shakeup the MCU in a big way, and if the trailer is any indication, it's sticking to its guns. Thanos arrives on Earth, and it seems Iron Man, Captain America, Spider-Man, and the gang are no match.
But there's more than meets the eye going on in the new Avengers: Infinity War trailer, so we've grabbed a few key moments have put together a breakdown of noteworthy things to consider.
Avengers: Infinity War hits theaters on May 4, 2018. It's directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, who previous helmed Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Captain America: Civil War. It's the first of two upcoming Avengers movies that the Russo brothers have directed, with the currently untitled Avengers 4 due in May 2019.
In a recent interview with Vanity Fair, Marvel boss Kevin Feige addressed the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which he has stated will come to a "climax" with Avengers 4.