Broadly speaking, all of the MCU’s movies are superhero blockbusters in which the hero takes on a villain and ultimately thwarts them in a big final battle. But producer Kevin Feige
has had fun with different genre frameworks from movie to movie. Spider-Man: Homecoming
is a John Hughes
-style high school comedy. Ant-Man
is a heist movie. Thor: Ragnarok
is a pulpy space opera.
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was inspired by the paranoid post-Watergate political thrillers of the 1970s. If you’re a fan of the movie’s style, check out these classic thrillers.