How to watch the Marvel movies in order

By: Marco Carola

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Figuring out how Marvel movies are watched is the hardest nut to crack in pop culture.  It used to be that simple, just requiring a handful of movies to commit to memory.

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Now there's a Disney Plus series, a complicated chronological sequence, and a new movie in Thor: Love and Thunder.  Let's do some help to you.  Below, we'll walk through the order of all 28 Marvel movies, by release date and in chronological order.

How to watch the Marvel movies in order – chronological order

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Want to experience the MCU in a more complex way?  Then you'll probably want to know how to watch Marvel movies in chronological order.

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It's a little less straightforward than the list above.  Luckily, Marvel has revealed the official year each movie takes place.

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This goes all the way up to the Falcon and the Winter Soldier, which fits snugly between the likes of Endgame and Far From Home, and Hawkeye, which takes place around No Way Home.

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1. Captain America: The First Avenger (1942-1943) 2. Captain Marvel (1995) 3. Iron Man (2010) 4. Iron Man 2 (2011) 5. The Incredible Hulk (2011)

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6. Thor (2011) 7. The Avengers (2012) 8. Iron Man 3 (2012) 9. Thor: The Dark World (2013) 10. Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

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11. Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) 12. Guardians of the Galaxy 2 (2014) 13. Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) 14. Ant-Man (2015) 15. Captain America: Civil War (2016)

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16. Spider-Man: Homecoming (2016) 17. Doctor Strange (2016-2017) 18. Black Widow (2017) 19. Black Panther (2017) 20. Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

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21. Ant-Man and the Wasp (2017) 22. Avengers: Infinity War (2017) 23. Avengers: Endgame (2018-2023) 24. Loki (outside of our conception of time, but around here!) 25. What If...? (also outside of our conception of time!)

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26. WandaVision (2023) 27. Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings (2023-2024) 28. Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2023-2024) 29. Spider-Man: Far From Home (2024) 30. Spider-Man: No Way Home (2024)

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31. Eternals (2024) 32. Hawkeye (Christmas 2024) 33. Moon Knight (2025) 34. Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2025) 35. Ms. Marvel (2025)