First Reactions to Avengers: Endgame Hype Epic, Emotional Powerhouse

We’ve waited a year for the surviving members of the Avengers to have another crack at Thanos after the events in Infinity War. That time has finally come. Avengers: Endgame has already had its world premiere, and the early reactions are pouring in. It turns out that the hugely emotional final trailer was a solid indicator of how the whole film feels. After a decade and 21 films worth of build-up, the first reactions to Endgame speak to a thrilling, emotional rollercoaster with a superb ending. People are reporting being emotional wrecks. There is a lot of shock at how thoroughly surprising the film is. There are also many mentions of a truly gorgeous ending. Excited yet?

We’ve collected a bunch of these early reactions for you, spoiler-free, of course. There are a lot of references to tears. You can take from that what you will. Tears of joy at seeing the satisfying culmination of a decade’s worth of build-up? Tears of sorrow at saying goodbye to a beloved character? Both?

Onto the reactions!

Avengers: Endgame hits theaters pretty much everywhere this Friday, April 26.

In an effort to prepare yourself, watch the 21 most important post-credit scenes here.

Featured image: Marvel Studios’ AVENGERS: ENDGAME—L to R: Hawkeye/Clint Barton (Jeremy Renner), War Machine/James Rhodey (Don Cheadle), Iron Man/Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.), Captain America/Steve Rogers (Chris Evans), Nebula (Karen Gillan), Rocket (voiced by Bradley Cooper), Ant-Man/Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) and Black Widow/Natasha Romanoff (Scarlett Johansson). Photo: Film Frame. ©Marvel Studios 2019


Bryan Abrams

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