It can be difficult for even the most dedicated of superhero fans to remember what happened in all the Marvel movies. With over 20 entries in the feature-length realm - not to mention numerous shows across several streaming and broadcasting platforms - the history of the MCU is as entertaining as it is intricate, despite the occasional plot holes.
While rewatching all of the films and supplementary TV shows in anticipation of the next MCU installment could be a fun endeavor, not everyone has the time to binge all of their favorite superhero films. For those who do not have the time or mental capacity to watch 165+ hours of superhero antics, here is a summary of the MCU movies.
The Infinity Stones Were Created By The Big Bang, As Explained In 'Guardians Of The Galaxy'Photo: Guardians of the Galaxy / Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Steve Rogers Transforms Into A Super Soldier In 'Captain America: The First Avenger'
Captain America Faces Off Against Nazis, Hydra, And Red Skull
The First Infinity Stone, The Tesseract, Is Acquired By The SSR In 'Captain America: The First Avenger'
Peggy Carter Leads The SSR Into A New Age, Eventually Forming S.H.I.E.L.D.Photo: Agent Carter / ABC
Tony And Cap Travel To 1970 In 'Endgame' To Borrow The Tesseract And Some Spare Pym Particles From S.H.I.E.L.D.Photo: Iron Man 2 / Paramount Pictures