After Endgame, which was the Marvel movie to end all Marvel movies, it's somewhat of a surprise that Far From Home breathes more life into the long-running cinematic universe. Or those of the Spider-Man variety at the very least.
Like being obliged to watch the support band which features a member of the headliners who you really paid to see, Captain Marvel is an adequate starter to the main course that the world is waiting for.
The Avengers latest outing will no doubt please long-time fans with its bigger than ever collection of heroes battling a worthy foe in Thanos while providing an incredibly enjoyable sci-fi ride for newcomers.
While it doesn’t push any boundaries, Spider-Man: Homecoming succeeds through sheer force of good will alone. Its likable characters do drift through a pretty standard story, but the added humour and wily casting elevate it to a breezy and fun popcorn movie.