Speaking to GamesRadar while promoting his new movie, An American Pickle, Rogen claimed that the McU’s frequent use of humor has positioned its movies as competitors to mid-size comedies, which are struggling to hold their own against superhero blockbusters due to the huge budgets behind them.
“Something that me and Evan [Goldberg] talk about a lot is how Marvel movies are comedies. Thor: Ragnarok is a comedy. Ant-Man is a comedy at its core. So that’s what’s out there. There are $200 million comedies out there,