Last week, the Marvel Cinematic Universe finally added a female-led solo film to its arsenal with Captain Marvel.
To say that this movie has already exceeded expectations would be an understatement. In fact, in its opening weekend alone, Captain Marvel grossed an impressive $153 million domestically and $455 million globally, which places it in the top 10 worldwide box office openings of all-time. (The only other MCU film in this elite club is Avengers: Infinity War, which holds the number one spot.)
Nevertheless, for all the areas in which Captain Marvel soars, there are some areas where the film is sadly lacking. Thankfully, none of these nitpicks are enough to detract from the overall enjoyment of the final product too severely, but we’d be remiss if we didn’t address the five areas where Captain Marvel falls short: