‘Captain Marvel’ Brings On the Girl Power

It only seems right that Captain Marvel is being released on 2019’s International Women's Day. Since 2008’s Iron-Man, Marvel has presented a good chain, albeit a bit short, of strong women characters starting with Pepper Potts. Black Widow became the first Marvel female superhero to grace the screens in Iron-Man 2 followed by Scarlet Witch, Gamora, Mantis, The Wasp, Okoye and Shuri. But today, Brie Larson heads the first female-driven superhero movie for Marvel Studios.

Let’s just get this out of the way – this movie packs a “girl power” punch without putting men down in the process. While their intentions are good, too many films try to present a message of female empowerment while emasculating men in the process. Sure, the opposite has been true for many years, but this is no way to move on with injustice and certainly isn’t a message that today’s girls need to here.

Marvel Studios has toyed with an “anything you can do, I can do better” attitude between its men and…

One Wes Craven Film Nobody Seems to Remember

Video of the Day: ABC's 1966 Fall Preview

Video of the Day: Supergirl

Video of the Day: Burger King McWhopper Proposal

Are you Selfish?

Video of the Day: Wish Upon a Coin

Video of the Day: Mario Skate

Video of the Day: I am Second - Jeff Fisher

Video of the Day: 'The River' by Jordan Feliz

Video of the Day: Driving Stereotypes

Zoinks! Scooby-Doo and Gang Return to the Big Screen

Video of the Day: Jason Paul's Freerunning Illusions

Video of the Day: Kathie Lee Gives Tribute to Husband Frank Gifford

Yvonne 'Batgirl' Craig Passes Away

Cartoon Catchphrase Pop Quiz

Video of the Day: 10 Most Amazing Water Slides in the World

Video of the Day: Fun Funeral

Toy Story Land to be Built at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Video of the Day: WestJet Flight Attendant Safety Demo

'Star Wars' Land Coming to Disneyland and Disney's Hollywood Studios

Hollywood's Portrayal of God

Video of the Day: Rend Collective - "You Will Never Run"

Video of the Day: Sidewalk Prophets - "Prodigal"

Website of the Week: PurposeCity

Video of the Day: Tiny Hamster's Best Day Ever at DisneyWorld

Video of the Day: The Dunk to End All Dunks

Snoopy Turns 65!

Video of the Day: Husband Shocks Wife with Pregnancy Announcement

Video of the Day: "Feel It" by TobyMac

Former Feast of Kings Band Arises Anew

Video of the Day: The 33

Website of the Week: Sticky Web Domains, LLC

Video of the Day: Things You Can't Do When You're Not a Pro Athlete

Muppet Break-Up Shake Up

Video of the Day: The Human Torch Drone

LEGOs by the Numbers

Video of the Day: Ballin' Out of Control

‘Brickumentary': Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Legos

Quiet 'Stanford Prison Experiment' Film is Plenty Creepy

promote my blog BrandBacker Member