When Johansson made her debut as Black Widow in 2010’s Iron Man 2. The then-nascent Marvel Cinematic Universe was more like a small galaxy. It stands as the most profitable film franchise of all time. A sprawling, 20-plus-film juggernaut that’s demolished box office records. And turned obscure comic characters into marquee names. Among them is Romanoff- the scarlet-haired superspy without superpowers. Johansson’s portrayal became an immediate fan favorite, thanks to her sarcasm. And general penchant for ass-kicking, plus her dramatic evolution. She goes from playing Tony Stark’s undercover personal assistant to Avengers founding member to savior of the universe. Black Widow Theory..

 

Black Widow has not been revealed-

While an exact budget for Black Widow has not been revealed. Marvel movies typically cost somewhere between $150 million and $200 million. In addition to Johansson, Black Widow also stars Florence Pugh, David Harbour, O-T Fagbenle, William Hurt, Ray Winstone and Rachel Weisz. It was directed by Cate Shortland, and follows Johansson’s Natasha Romanoff in the events after “Captain America- Civil War.” The Marvel superhero adventure, starring Scarlett Johansson, was slated to hit theaters on May 1. The studio also pulled the Dev Patel-led drama. ‘The Personal History of David Copperfield’ from its Searchlight banner and Amy Adams’ “The Woman in the Window.” Twenty Century title, which were supposed to debut on May 8 and April 15, respectively. It’s unclear when any of the films will be released.

Black Widow Official Trailer 2020

The move was inevitable since movie theaters in multiple states

Disney has already delayed (Mulan), (The New Mutants) and (Antlers). But held off on postponing [Black Widow] in the hopes that it wouldn’t have to scrap another big film. But the move was inevitable since movie theaters in multiple states. Including New York, New Jersey  Ohio, Pennsylvania and Washington, have been ordered to close. Only AMC Theatres has given a timeline on how long its locations might be closed. Estimating six to 12 weeks for venues nationwide. Theaters across North America aren’t entirely shuttered yet, but exhibitors expect that could happen soon. Multiplexes in China, Japan, Italy and other areas greatly impacted by the novel virus have seen mass closures. Resulting in billions of dollars in lost revenues. On Sunday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended that public gatherings involving more than 50 people be called off for the next eight weeks.

 

Now, after 10 years and seven movies, this spider is finally playing solitaire. Cate Shortland directs the Black Widow stand-alone film [out May 1]. A prequel that follows Nat before, spoiler alert she sacrificed herself to thwart Thanos in last year’s Avengers- Endgame.

The Natasha we’ve known has usually preferred to look ahead instead of behind. First trained to be a killer as a young girl in the secret Soviet Red Room program. She worked as an assassin and KGB agent on some less-than-heroic missions. She’s since devoted her life to more virtuous pursuits, whether that’s foiling alien invasions (several times) or teaching Hulk self-care. Now she’s forced to reexamine her history. And past trauma when she’s drawn into a Red Room-related conspiracy. “I thought it was interesting to explore this part of her life before she rejoins the Avengers. Before she makes that ultimate sacrifice,” Johansson, 35, explains. “How does she become this full person from all these broken pieces?”

 

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