not many movies are able to match the size and scale of superhero films. they are absurd, fast-paced, and grand (many of them for no justifiable reason).
yet, Avengers: Endgame seems to be in a world of its own. it manages to be coherent and deeply affecting; all the while reveling in its grandiosity, which rivals no other superhero flick.
Marvel had a lot of work to do. they had to tie together plot points from 22 prior…