“To say Marvel’s movie calendar spanning the next five years is crowded would something of an understatement. As of now, we have upwards of nine confirmed films planned for that period, an average of two per year all the way through 2019. Beyond those though, all we have are rumors. Maybe Fox and Marvel will finally strike a deal to bring the Fantastic Four back to their original creators. Who knows what could happen once Sony’s tag-team reboot of Spider-Man hits theaters. The possibilities are limitless, which makes it incredibly encouraging to hear talk of a potential Black Widow franchise.
Soon, the hope is that all that will culminate in the much-needed Black Widow movie. Her qualifications are more than impressive, with a history in the MCU dating all the way back to Iron Man 2. Even so, the only Avenger who’s been focused on less than her is fellow super-spy Hawkeye. A potential movie for the former Russian operative has plenty of story to dig into, while providing an intriguing look at a character whose own moral compass is just as intriguing as that of Steve Rogers and Tony Stark…”