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We already know that this movie is set back in time. It features a young Nick Fury and how he meets the mightiest Carol Danvers. Danvers, an ambitious young girl who leaves her family for her dreams of flying high. While in the Air Force, she meets with Walter Lawson, who will be portrayed by Jude Law in the movie.
However, Walter Lawson is no ordinary human. In fact he is a Kree Soldier Mar-Vell with a human cover identity. But an explosion merges Carol Danvers with the DNA of Mar-Vell and she becomes Ms. Marvel. When Mar-Vell ultimately dies of cancer, Carol takes on the mantle of Captain Marvel.
Carol suffers from amnesia and has trouble remembering her life on Earth. The movie explores how Nick Fury helps her get back her memory and explore her hidden superpowers which include Hulk-like Superstrength, flight and invulnerability.
Captain Marvel will play a major role in Avengers 4.
Directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, Captain Marvel stars Brie Larson, Mckenna Grace, Jude Law, Gemma Chan, Ben Mendelsohn, Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Kazinsky, Lashana Lynch, Colin Ford, Kenneth Mitchell, Annette Bening, Clark Gregg, Lee Pace, Djimon Hounsou, Algenis Perez Soto, Rune Temte, Ana Ayora, and Chuku Modu.
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.
Captain Marvel will hit theaters on March 8th, 2019.