#43: What About These Guys?
(Not So) Live from Asteroid G
It's time to ponder what other superheroes the Marvel Cinematic UniverseWhen it first began in 2008 with a little film called Iron Man no one suspected the empire that would follow. Superhero movies in the past, especially those not featuring either Batman or Superman, were usually terrible. And yet, Iron Man would lead to a long series of successful films, launching the most successful cinema brand in history: the Marvel Cinematic Universe. should focus on as the (Not So) Live crew looks at the rejects of the film series. It's nice that Black WidowNatalia Romanova was one one of the greatest and most effective Russian spies, a deadly killer who could blend in anywhere. Then she was turned and became one of SHIELD's most effective, and trusted, agents. is finally getting her own movie (and, seriously, about damn time), but what about Killmonger? Or Doctor Doom? How about Namor or Litterbug or Ruby Thursday? Come on, Marvel!
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This week's episode of (Not So) Live from Asteroid G features special guest commentators Queen B and Rebecca Finkelstein.