Movie Review and GIVEAWAY: The Marvels {ends 2/5}

Movie Review and GIVEAWAY: The Marvels {ends 2/5}
all photos courtesy of: Disney

*Disclosure: I received a digital code to facilitate this review. The opinions expressed here, however, are my own.

I missed The Marvels at the theater, so I was interested in watching it, and was able to do so this weekend. Three of my lucky readers will win a digital code to own the movie—read below for the details!

Movie Review and GIVEAWAY: The Marvels {ends 2/5}

About the movie:
Be the first to watch at home on Digital when Marvel Studios’ The Marvels becomes available from all major digital retailers including Prime Video, Apple TV, and Vudu on January 16 and on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD on February 13. Fans can add the film to their collection and access exclusive bonus content including deleted scenes, a gag reel, behind-the-scenes featurettes and an audio commentary from co-writer/director Nia DaCosta and VFX Supervisor Tara DeMarco.

Movie Review and GIVEAWAY: The Marvels {ends 2/5}

Film synopsis:

Carol Danvers aka Captain Marvel has reclaimed her identity from the tyrannical Kree. When her duties send her to an anomalous wormhole, her powers are entangled with super-fan Kamala Khan, aka Ms. Marvel, and Carol’s estranged niece, astronaut Captain Monica Rambeau. Together, this unlikely trio must team up and work together to save the universe.

Rating: PG-13

My review:

I can kind of see why this one wasn't promoted as much as other Disney/Avengers movies I've seen—although it had a great cast (Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, etc.), the script didn't give them much to work with. I was happy to see Iman Vellani back as Ms. Marvel, though (see picture below)—Ms. Marvel is actually a Disney+ series, of which there's only one season thus far, and it's great, so I highly recommend watching that before watching this movie.

The most memorable scene in this film involved a herd of cats on a spaceship ... I won't give spoilers but it's pretty hilarious and innovative.

I did laugh a few times during this movie but overall I'd rather watch Ms. Marvel again then return to this one, as I felt like it didn't really have a concrete plot. 2.5/5 stars.

Movie Review and GIVEAWAY: The Marvels {ends 2/5}

Bonus Features:

Featurettes

  • Entangled - Take a cosmic trip behind the scenes on The Marvels with the cast and crew of the film. Learn how director Nia DaCosta and the team took on such a vast production, and dive deeper with more details about Marvel’s first ever musical number.
  • The Production Diaries – Experience the lively, upbeat set of The Marvels as cast and crew recall candid and heartwarming moments, along with hilarious anecdotes.

Deleted scenes

  • Captain-in-Residence – Kamala finds herself in Carol's ship after an unexpected switch and incredulously picks up a call from Valkyrie.
  • It's Under Control – Carol, Kamala, and Monica find themselves brainstorming for solutions on Aladna.
  • Space Yoga – Muneeba teaches yoga while an exasperated Nick Fury looks on.
  • The Chase – Chaos ensues as Ty-Rone chases Kamala in a tension-filled scene.
Movie Review and GIVEAWAY: The Marvels {ends 2/5}

Gag reel

  • Watch some hilarious outtakes on set with the cast and crew of The Marvels.

Audio commentary

  • Listen to co-writer/director Nia DaCosta and VFX Supervisor Tara DeMarco talk about the film.

GIVEAWAY:

Three of my readers will win a digital code for The Marvels! The code can be redeemed at MoviesAnywhere.com.

Enter via the widget below. Giveaway will end on Monday, February 5th, at 11:59pm ET, and the winners will be contacted the next day via email.

U.S. and Canadian residents only, please.

Good luck!


Digital copy of The Marvels

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