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  • This is the third time that Brie Larson and Samuel L. Jackson starred in a movie after Kong: Skull Island and Unicorn Store.
  • This is the second film of the Marvel Cinematic Universe set entirely in the past and a prequel, the first being Captain America: The First Avenger.
  • This is Nicole Perlman's second time writing for a Marvel film. She previously wrote the first draft of Guardians of the Galaxy.
  • Jennifer Kent and Jennifer Yuh Nelson were in the running to direct the film.
  • Captain Marvel is the first female-led solo movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the first MCU movie to have a female director (Anna Boden), and the first MCU movie to have male and female directors.
  • The working title for the film is "Open World".[2]
  • This film marks Stan Lee's first posthumous cameo in a Marvel Cinematic Universe film following his death in 2018. He is credited as playing himself and is seen reading the script for the 1995 film Mallrats, where he had a prominent cameo as himself. The Marvel Studios logo features a dedication to him. The concept art and film clip sections consist entirely of images of him, and the logo animation is followed by the message, "Thank you, Stan."
    • Captain Marvel is the only MCU film released in 2019 to include the standard fanfare for the Marvel Studios logo.
  • A caption following the mid-credits scene promises Captain Marvel will return in Avengers: Endgame.
  • Captain Marvel is one of the only two MCU films not featuring Iron Man (along with Black Panther) that grossed $1 billion and $900 million worldwide



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