Eternals Runtime More Than 2.5 Hours, Second-Longest MCU Movie After Avengers: Endgame


Eternal Writer-director Chloe Zhao has revealed that it will be the second longest film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Although we don’t have an exact runtime yet, it has given us ballpark figures. In a new interview, the 39-year-old Chinese-American filmmaker confirmed that Eternal Will last for more than two and a half hours. it will make Eternal Second longest MCU chapter. After all, only one MCU chapter lasts over two and a half hours — it’s called Avengers: Endgame and it just touched the three-hour mark. Avengers: Infinity War came very close at 149 minutes.

It’s quite unusual for a standalone Marvel movie to last longer than 150 minutes. is the longest in the lot captain america civil war At 147 minutes, and that’s because it was a mini-Avengers movie, to be honest. In fact, the Avengers (143) and Avengers: Age of Ultron (141) were small. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, at 137 minutes, is next. After that Captain America: Soldier of the Cold (136), black Panther (134), Kali Mai (134), Spider-Man: Homecoming (133), shang chi, iron Man 3 (131), Thor: Ragnarok (130), and Spider-Man: Far From Home (129). Everything else is about two hours or less.

this is the reason Eternal over two and a half hours? here’s what Zhao had to say fandango: “This could be long! You know, it’s ten characters, celestials, and 7,000 years. There’s a lot going on.”

Who are these 10 characters? Eternal The Divine follows the immortal beings that were created by the Celestial – we met a Divine in Ego, the Father of the Star-Lord in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 – And attract their superpowers with cosmic energy. They have been secretly living on Earth for more than 7,000 years.

Gemma Chan as the sympathetic Cersei, Richard Madden as Ikaris, who can fly and beams with his eyes, Kumail Nanjiani as Kingo who can shoot projectiles with his hands and a famous Bollywood star. In Living, Lia McHugh as Sprite who can Illusion, and Brian Tyre Henry as weapon and tech inventor Fastos, the first gay MCU great actor.

We also have Lauren Ridloff as the super-speed Makri, the first deaf MCU superhero, Barry Keoghan as the mind-manipulator Druig, Don Lee as Gilgamesh – Eternal’s strongest, Salma Hayek as Eternal’s spiritual leader Ajak. as the one who can heal, and Angelina Jolie as the elite warrior Thena who can create any kind of weapon from cosmic energy.

These are all new characters from the MCU, like Miracle Fans will know. Eternal is completely standalone, Zhao noted that all viewers need to know is a one-line plot. infinity war And endgame: “Half the universe disappeared and [then] came back.”

“But what happens in this movie will have a huge impact on the future,” Zhao teased. Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige has claimed that Eternal Will redefine MCU. To that, Zhao said: “I think a big part of it is that the audience will discover the origins of the MCU through the mythology of the Celestials. I think that by the end of the film, we’ll get to share the universe with Planet Earth.” There will be a new understanding of the relationship between the U.S., and its own residents. But in that sense it will have a huge impact on the future of the MCU.”

Eternal releases November 5 – One day after Diwali – in India in English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam.

  • release date 5 November 2021
  • Language English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada
  • Style Action, Adventure, Drama
  • mold Gemma Chan, Richard Madden, Kumail Nanjiani, Lia McHugh, Brian Tyree Henry, Lauren Ridloff, Barry Keoghan, Don Lee, Harish Patel, Kit Harington, Salma Hayek, Angelina Jolie
  • director chloe zhao
  • the creator Kevin Feige, Nate Moore
  • music Ramin Javadi
  • Production marvel studios