Judging by the latest trailer, the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s latest superstar, Carol Danvers, will do whatever it takes to end Thanos’ threat in Avengers: Endgame, but dedicated MCU fans know that Captain Marvel wasn’t around for the Avengers’ first fight against the Mad Titan in Avengers: Infinity War.
Captain Marvel, which is currently tearing it up at the box office, explained why.
As Captain Marvel‘s editor reveals, the film’s original ending left the reasons behind Carol’s decades-long absence ambiguous.
Spoilers for Captain Marvel follow.
According to Debbie Berman, film editor on Captain Marvel, Black Panther, and Spider-Man: Homecoming, Captain Marvel’s origin story originally ended with Captain Marvel flying off into space all alone.
“I found that a bit jarring.