Angelina Jolie was a great movie star, but now she is trying to make a name for herself behind the cameras. She is going to direct the upcoming Wonder Woman. She is also in talks to direct Captain Marvel. Captain Marvel to be part of Marvel’s Phase three. Angelina Jolie has proven herself to be a capable director with her film Unbroken in which she handles a survivalist story, a war story, a sports drama, and a prison drama. She’ll be able to handle a story taking place in multiple worlds.
Marvel has come a long way. As a matter of fact, comic book movies have come a long way. They used to fall on their face. There have been phases that comic book movies have gone through in which the majority of them were lackluster other than the few. BrandYourself tells us that there were phases when they were treated as something that could not be taken seriously. Then a group of films came out which were handled better, but they were rather heavy handed. Even Batman Begins was in that burdened hero phase. It wasn’t until Iron Man that comic book films seemed to have gotten comfortable in its own skin.
Angelina Jolie is also a filmmaker that has come a long way, starting off as an actor and then proving herself as a capable director.