Released in 2021, Marvel Studios ‘Eternals’ introduced the MCU’s first gay superhero and featured a same-sex couple in a movie. Large parts of the queer community thought it was “its life-saving”, while homophobes left hate reviews and some countries banned the movie altogether.
Eternals is based on a comic of the same name and is a story about ten superpowered Eternals sent to earth around 7,000 years ago by the Celestial Arishem to eliminate the hostile Deviants. One of them is Phastos, who helps by guiding human civilization through his powers of invention. Seeing the war and hate crimes against humanity, he loses his faith …… continue reading
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