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Marvel Cinematic Universe Super Short Recap

We are only a few days away from Avengers: Endgame, the 22nd movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.  This is the culmination of an epic, universe-spanning story about the nature of power that began in 2008 with the release of Iron Man.  The Avengers are now a cultural touchstone and promise to end this story… Continue reading Marvel Cinematic Universe Super Short Recap

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Captain Marvel: New Trailer Breakdown

Hooo, boy!  Last night, Marvel Studios treated us to a brand new trailer for the 20th film of the Marvel Cinematic Universe: Captain Marvel. We’ve talked about Captain Marvel before on this site, and this extended trailer continues to promise a spacefaring epic about an amnesiac fighter pilot from Earth. Let’s take a dive into the… Continue reading Captain Marvel: New Trailer Breakdown

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Everything I Needed to Know in Life I Learned from Stan Lee

If you're here reading this, you know who Stan Lee is, you know what he created, and you know why the geek world mourns this week.  You can find lists of his greatest achievements and his influence on the comics industry in a billion different places, but I'm not here to do that.  I choose… Continue reading Everything I Needed to Know in Life I Learned from Stan Lee

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TGE Ep 63 – Watches: Trailer-palooza!!!

Apparently, the third week of September was teasers and trailers week on the Internet, and we're here to break it down for you!  In this special edition minisode, our panel goes over the news drop of the Avatar: The Last Airbender live-action series from Netflix, and discuss the trailers for Marvel's Avengers: Black Panther's Quest, The… Continue reading TGE Ep 63 – Watches: Trailer-palooza!!!

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Marvel Cinematic Universe Power Rankings

Hello dear readers, and welcome to our Marvel Cinematic Universe Power Rankings!  Marvel Studios gifted us with a treat this year of 3 MCU movies (sorry Deadpool fans, but not sorry) between February and July.  Two of those movies made a strong case for the contentious #1 spot, and it was the most difficult ranking… Continue reading Marvel Cinematic Universe Power Rankings

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TGE Ep 58 – Watches: Infinity War

Welcome, friends, to another episode of The Geek Embassy Watches!  This week we discuss the most anticipated movie of the summer - Avengers: Infinity War!  This two-and-a-half hour superhero flick promises to be the capstone for every Marvel Studios movie from the last ten years.  In this spoiler-laden episode, Dante, Regina, Tahani, Evan, and Max talk… Continue reading TGE Ep 58 – Watches: Infinity War

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Marvel Cinematic Universe Recap – Phase 3

18 April 2019: This post has been updated to include summaries of Avengers: Infinity War, Ant-Man & The Wasp, and Captain Marvel. Holy smokes, y’all.  Go see Infinity War, like, yesterday.  In case you haven’t, here are the final recaps of the MCU.  The Phase 3 films include Captain America: Civil War, Doctor Strange, Guardians of the… Continue reading Marvel Cinematic Universe Recap – Phase 3

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Marvel Cinematic Universe Recap — Phase 2

You came back?  Great! Pre-releases of Avengers: Infinity War debut tonight, Thursday, April 26, and I’m here to fill the gaps in case you missed anything from the MCU Phase Two!  This article covers the following films: Iron Man 3, Thor: The Dark World, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers: Age… Continue reading Marvel Cinematic Universe Recap — Phase 2

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Marvel Cinematic Universe Recap — Phase One

Perhaps you heard that there’s a movie coming out on April 27th called Avengers: Infinity War.  The Avengers became an overnight sensation in 2008 with the surprise success of Iron Man, and indelibly ingrained themselves into the annals of American pop culture.  Over the last couple of weeks, I went on a tear through the… Continue reading Marvel Cinematic Universe Recap — Phase One

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TGE Ep 55 – Watches: Black Panther

Greetings, Geeks, and welcome to the latest episode of The Geek Embassy Watches! This week we watch Black Panther, the latest in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and a top contender for the most socially significant movie this year. And it's only February! Black Panther Plot Recap After the death of King T’Chaka during the events… Continue reading TGE Ep 55 – Watches: Black Panther