The Marvel Studios film, which brings together the largest gathering of superheroes to battle it out against supervillain Thanos, also had the biggest day one opening ever for a Hollywood movie in the country.
However, Iger did throw in something we didn't know: "I'm guessing we will try our hand at what I'll call a new franchise beyond Avengers, but that doesn't necessarily mean you won't see more Avengers down the road".
"And so, right now, we have not edited that movie at all".
Ultimately, the video breaks down how Infinity War lays the groundwork both thematically and narratively for the passing of the torch from old to new characters; it remains to be seen just how that might occur when so numerous beloved new characters met their demise with Thanos' finger snap, but it seems a likely possibility given the already announced stand-alone sequels.More news: Joel Embiid and Terry Rozier get technical fouls after skirmish
Anthony went on to confirm the film has not yet entered the editing process. So we haven't even gone through that whole phase of finding that film. He then added they haven't even finished shooting the film yet! "We'll have to see". Obviously, there's no rush since we completely trust them with what they're doing.
Based on potential, Avengers 4 could be the best film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to date.
Avengers: Infinity War is now playing in theaters, with a cast that includes Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bettany, Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautisa, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel, Pom Klementieff, Karen Gillan, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Holland, Sebastian Stan, Chadwick Boseman, Benedict Wong, Letitia Wright, Danai Gurira, Winston Duke, Tom Hiddleston, Benicio Del Toro, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor, Terry Notary, Carrie Coon, and Josh Brolin.
Audiences got a taste of what Thanos is capable of in Avengers: Infinity War when he placed all six Infinity Stones in his golden Infinity Gauntlet.