The cultural shift that Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings represents is fueling the anticipation for the latest Marvel Studios release. In the landmark film from Marvel Cinematic Universe, the titular character is mentally and physically tested. He must face his past when he is drawn into a web of the mysterious Ten Rings organisation. He is also the first AAPI superhero in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The movie’s pivotal moment in the MCU influenced every element, music, set design, and other influences. This makes it a must-see release.
Why is it a must-see?
Cretton’s vision was not only realized by casting. It is evident that Cretton’s vision was influenced by East-Asian action cinema. This film also features the Marvel Universe look and feel throughout. Other elements such as set design and costume design, which were led by Sue Chan, Kym Barrett, and other designers, help bring the comic to life. The soundtrack was produced by 88 Rising, and features music from around the world. Marvel Studios’ Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings has an impressive cast of actors, creative influencers and collaborators. This film marks a new era in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings will be in theaters September 3.