Why three viewings of Avengers: Endgame was nine hours well spent

The real motivation is the emotional buy-in. The film brings together at least 25 much-loved characters from all corners of the Marvel universe, each demanding a fitting character arc. 

Five hundred and forty three minutes. Nine hours. It’s around the time it would take you to fly from London to the Bahamas, or to watch an entire season of Friends, or to walk the length of the Piccadilly Line. It’s also how long I’ve spent over the past two weeks watching the latest instalment in the Marvel cinematic universe, Avengers: Endgame. Three viewings at 181 minutes apiece.

I am not alone. Endgame is a cinematic phenomenon, already overtaking Titanic for second...
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