Although Marvel Studios has had a long way in superhero cinema, not everything has been as successful as we are used to with the box office results that the Marvel Cinematic Universe has presented. Long before the union between the popular comic book company and Disney, there were other companies that had their own history with the superheroes of the famous publisher.
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Perhaps the one that is still in force is Sony, although with the agreement reached to be able to unite Peter Parker with the Avengers in Captain America: Civil War – 90% is already part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. But there are still characters who made their big screen debut even before Iron Man – The Iron Man – 93% and that they did not have the same impact as Spider-Man – 89% or Hulk – 61%.
It’s about Daredevil: The Fearless Man – 44% and Elektra – 10%, played by Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner respectively. In the first, both characters stayed together, while the second functioned as a solo story for The Best Killer in the World. Both films had the worst reviews and minimal collections at the global box office, and what was criticized the most was that the actors were not taken advantage of or that the direction was not the best.
Daredevil’s character – 98% had a second chance with the Netflix series starring Charlie Cox, and it became a favorite among fans of superhero series during its three seasons aired between 2015 and 2018, although it would later be canceled without a clear justification. In this series, Elektra would also have a particular place under the interpretation of Elodie Yung.
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Now that there has been talk that Marvel Studios could return to the Fearless Man to include him in the MCU – many have already speculated that he could be introduced in Spider-Man: No Road Home – new rumors have begun to emerge that the plans are already in place. on the table so that Elektra also returns in this Cinematic Universe. To tell the truth, this does not sound so crazy, especially considering that these superheroes almost always appear together either in comics, series or movies, since in graphic novels they are a couple.
It only remains to wait for Marvel Studios to take the next step so that fans of the murderer will see her again on the big screen (or in a series, if they decide to do so). It should be clarified that this rumor comes from the same sources that reported that there would be a series about War Machine with Don Cheadle before the completion of Armor Wars, so there is a good chance that this will happen.
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Elektra Natchios was created by Frank Miller (the same creator of Sin City), and appeared for the first time in the comic Daredevil # 168 in 1981. Although from the beginning it was raised as the romantic interest of the hero, the conflict with which They both live is that she is a mercenary and has a violent nature. Its particularity is focused on its fighting style, as it is one of the best when it comes to martial arts, without forgetting the incredible use of the Okinawan sai (a weapon of Asian origin) that most of the times it uses in pairs.