Eleven years and 22 movies later, we’re at the end – and what a ride it’s been. The journey was sometimes bumpy, loud, bonkers, but mostly it was a blast. Watching “Avengers: Endgame” it suddenly struck me how much I cared about all these characters. You never know what you have until it’s gone. My affection runs deep, especially for Cap (swoon). That’s why I love how this finale, more character-driven than any of the previous entries, returns to where it all started, to focus on the original six: Captain America (Chris Evans), Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.), Black Widow (Scarlett Johannsson), Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner) and the Hulk (Mark Ruffalo). After all, they’re our first loves.
Reviewing a movie like this is a