Even at three hours lengthy, Avengers: Endgame nonetheless didn’t have the possibility to offer each main member of the forged one thing essential to do, which is to be anticipated when the conclusion to the Infinity Saga had rounded up maybe probably the most star-studded ensemble ever gathered on the large display. It was sensible storytelling on the filmmakers’ half to make use of the Snap so as to focus the vast majority of the plot on the unique lineup of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, as a result of if all the roster had been round then the film would have misplaced an terrible lot of focus.
There have been even some characters left on the reducing room ground, together with actress Katherine Langford as an older model of Morgan Stark, whereas the ultimate scene at Tony Stark’s funeral featured some large names displaying up for a quick second with out even saying a phrase. With so many heroes within the combine, you’ll be able to perceive why including much more cameos into Endgame wasn’t a prime precedence, though it disadvantaged audiences of the possibility to see a fan favourite Die Hard actor make his Marvel Cinematic Universe debut.
The theatrical re-release of the film included the addition of an unfinished bonus scene that noticed the Hulk rescue folks trapped inside a burning constructing, and co-writer Christopher Markus not too long ago admitted that Reginald VelJohnson, who performed Sergeant Al Powell in Die Hard and its sequel, portrayed a member of the fireplace division grateful for Bruce Banner’s assist.
All people loves Die Hard, however VelJohnson’s temporary look as a uniformed character employed by the town positioned outdoors of a burning high-rise constructing would have been a bit too on-the nostril and meta for the MCU, particularly in a film like Avengers: Endgame, which wanted to be laser-focused on attempting to carry over a decade’s value of storytelling to a satisfying conclusion.