Since a past few days, American review-aggregation portal Rotten Tomatoes, has been running some polls. To be more accurate, the entire showdown is to find out the ‘Ultimate Summer Movie.’ Marvel’s Avengers franchise along with Star Wars movies have been in the race. In addition, movies like The Dark Knight Rises & other DC films, The Lion King, Finding Nemo are battling too!
The poll is being run in successive rounds but there’s something really shocking for every Marvel fan. Surprisingly, ever Avengers film is out of the race already. Yes, even Avengers: Endgame which turned out to be the Highest Earning Film of All Time! Round 4 of the poll witnessed the Russo Brothers film fight it out against Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith.
The total numbers of votes cast were 550,000. Out of that, the Star Wars’ Revenge Of The Sith garnered as many as 81% votes as compared to Avengers: Endgame’s 19%. But wait, that’s not it! Endgame isn’t the only film in the showdown where Marvel lost.
Previously, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back won against Captain America: Civil War (80:20). The Dark Knight Rises to emerged victorious over Avengers: Infinity War (75:25). Apart from that, Star Wars: Return of the Jedi surpassed Iron Man (73: 27).
Rotten Tomatoes’ prediction states that the entire result has a lot to do with the Reddit users. While this remains shocking, you would be more baffled to witness who’s still in the race!
While we just saw how Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith beat Avengers: Endgame; Raiders of the Lost Ark, Finding Nemo, Star Wars: A New Hope and Back to the Future have made it to round 4 as well!
Although Marvel fans would be left heart-broken, the show still continues. One can view and cast votes in the on-going battle here.
Can you really believe Avengers: Endgame and other Marvel movies are out of the race with such a huge margin? Cite out your possible reasons below!