Not everyone was on board for yet another version of Spider-Man when Homecoming was announced. Once it hit theaters, Homecoming’s humor, action, and great lead performances won most fans over.
Pitting the Avengers against each other was a risky move, but it paid off in what audiences called the most thought-provoking superhero movie to date and set up bigger things to come for the MCU.
Bringing together all the Marvel characters audiences had met so far (and introducing some new ones) was seen as a huge risk. The gamble paid off and proved that the MCU was here to stay.
The Winter Soldier brings spy thriller elements to the already winning MCU formula to make a stand-out entry in the series. Plenty of fans still call it their favorite MCU movie.
Despite some initial hesitance, fans have grown to love the newest take on Spider-Man. They point out the movie’s two excellent leads as Far From Home’s secret weapon.