Eternals is a 2021 American superhero movie primarily based totally at the Marvel Comics race of the equal name. Produced through Marvel Studios and dispensed through Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, it’s far the twenty sixth movie withinside the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The movie became directed through Chloé Zhao, who wrote the screenplay with Patrick Burleigh, Ryan Firpo, and Kaz Firpo. It stars an ensemble solid which include Gemma Chan, Richard Madden, Kumail Nanjiani, Lia McHugh, Brian Tyree Henry, Lauren Ridloff, Barry Keoghan, Don Lee, Harish Patel, Kit Harington, Salma Hayek, and Angelina Jolie. In the movie, the Eternals, an immortal alien race, emerge from hiding after heaps of years to defend Earth from their evil counterparts, the Deviants.
In April 2018, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige introduced that a movie primarily based totally at the Eternals had began development, with Ryan and Kaz Firpo employed to put in writing the script in May. Zhao became set to direct the movie through past due September, and became given sizeable innovative freedom with the movie, which ended in filming on vicinity greater than preceding MCU films. Zhao re-wrote the screenplay, which Burleigh became later stated to have additionally contributed to. Principal images occurred from July 2019 to February 2020, at Pinewood Studios in addition to on vicinity in London and Oxford, England, and withinside the Canary Islands.
Eternals premiered in Los Angeles on October 18, 2021, and may be launched theatrically withinside the United States on November 5, as a part of Phase Four of the MCU. The movie obtained blended opinions from critics, who praised the movement sequences, visuals, musical score, and performances however criticized its exposition, pacing, runtime, and shortage of man or woman development. It is the worst-reviewed installment of the MCU, in line with Rotten Tomatoes.