Marvel Studios Phase Four Ranked: Which Is The Best And Which Is The Worst Movie?


Marvel Studios announced all of Phase 4’s films in 2019. It is not certain whether later announced productions such as Black Panther: Wakanda Forever will also be part of this, but the last film that Marvel Studios announced at the time as part of Phase 4 was Thor: Love and Thunder† So it’s time to take stock of an alternating Phase Four, in which Marvel Studios scored its first Rotten film, according to RottenTomatoes, and one of its best films.

#6 Eternals (2021)


Direction: Chloe Zhao | cast: Gemma Chan, Richard Madden, Angelina Jolie, Salma Hayek | RottenTomatoes Score: 47%


Marvel Studios’ Eternals follows a group of alien heroes who have been protecting Earth from evil since the dawn of humanity. When monstrous creatures thought to be lost to history mysteriously return, the Eternals are forced to reunite to defend humanity once again.#5 Thor: Love and Thunder (2022)


Direction: Taika Waititi | cast: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Christian Bale, Tessa Thompson | RottenTomatoes Score: 67%


Marvel Studios’ Thor: Love and Thunder returns the God of Thunder (Chris Hemsworth) on a journey he’s never experienced before: a quest for inner peace. But Thor’s retirement is abruptly interrupted by a galactic assassin known as Gorr the Godslayer, who is pursuing the extermination of the gods. To face the threat, Thor enlists the help of King Valkyrie, Korg and his ex-girlfriend Jane Foster, who – to Thor’s surprise – inexplicably wields his magic hammer, Mjolnir, as the Mighty Thor. Together they embark on a gripping cosmic adventure to unravel the mystery surrounding the vengeance of the Godslayer. They try to stop him before it’s too late.

#4 Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022)


Direction: Sam Raimi | cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Elizabeth Olsen, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Benedict Wong | RottenTomatoes Score: 74%


In Marvel Studios’ Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, the MCU unveils the Multiverse and pushes its boundaries further than ever before. With the help of heroes known and new, Doctor Strange explores the perilous realities and reaches of the Multiverse and faces a mysterious new enemy.

#3 Black Widow (2021)


Direction: Cate Shortland | cast: Scarlett Johansson, Florence Pugh, David Harbour, Rachel Weisz | RottenTomatoes Score: 79%


From birth, Natasha Romanova has been entrusted to the KGB, which has trained her to be the ultimate weapon and their best agent. When the Soviet Union collapses, she is doomed and forced to move to New York. She now lives there as a freelancer and it has been years since the collapse of the Soviet Union.

#2 Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021)


Direction: Destin Cretton | cast: Simu Liu, Awkwafina, Tony Leung Chiu Wai | RottenTomatoes Score: 91%


In Marvel Studios’ Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings, Shang-Chi (played by Simu Liu) must confront the past he thought he left behind, while being pulled into the web of the mysterious Ten Rings organization.

#1 Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021)


Direction: Jon Watts | cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Zendaya, Marisa Tomei, Tom Holland | RottenTomatoes Score: 93%


For the very first time in the history of the Spider-Man movies, our friendly superhero has been exposed and can no longer keep his normal life separate from his dangerous life as a superhero. When he turns to Doctor Strange for help, the stakes are higher than ever before. This forces him to face what it really means to be Spider-Man.