By Emily Hewitt
Ready to join Captain Marvel, Monica Rambeau, and Ms. Marvel in their latest adventure, exclusively in theaters? Here's everything you need to watch so you can catch every nod and reference. Already all caught up? Then grab your bestie, buy your tickets, and get ready to go on one purrfect cosmic adventure!
Captain Marvel (2019): Captain Marvel
As Carol Danvers (Brie Larson), aka Captain Marvel, is one of the main protagonists of The Marvels, Captain Marvel from Marvel Studios is a must-see. The film takes viewers on a spectacular adventure from the 1990s tracing the oath of Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe's most powerful heroes.
Avengers: Endgame (2019): Captain Marvel
After viewing Captain Marvel’s origin story, continue watching as her story unfolds in Avengers: Endgame. Captain Marvel and the rest of the Avengers battle against the universe’s most powerful villain, Thanos (Josh Brolin) in this film. After half the world's population is wiped out, they must restore order and harmony in the universe as they bring loved ones back.
WandaVision (2021): Captain Monica Rambeau
In this Marvel Studio’s limited-series, Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany), two super-powered beings who live idealized suburban lives, begin to suspect that everything is not as it seems. Captain Monica Rambeau (Teyonah Parris) is the character to home in on as she gains her superpowers which she continues to put to good use in The Marvels.
Ms. Marvel (2022): Ms. Marvel
This Marvel Studios limited-series, Ms. Marvel, introduces Kamala Khan (Iman Vellani), aka Ms. Marvel, a Muslim-American teenager growing up in Jersey City who doesn’t fit in at school and sometimes even at home– that is, until she gets superpowers like the heroes she’s always looked up to. She continues her journey toward understanding her powers in The Marvels.
Secret Invasion (2023): S.A.B.E.R. Director Nick Fury
Secret Invasion, a recent Marvel Studios series, follows S.A.B.E.R. Director Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson), as he learns of a clandestine invasion of Earth by a faction of shapeshifting Skrulls. Fury joins his allies to race against time to thwart an imminent Skrull invasion and save humanity. The Marvels takes place and portrays Nick Fury after the events of Secret Invasion.