Black Widow is a movie that many of us have been waiting for since May of 2010, when Natasha Romanoff came crashing into the life of Tony Stark and took over as one of our favorite movie heroes. Now, with the trailer drop for her standalone movie, Twitter has been reacting as if this isn’t something we’ve spent nearly ten years waiting for.
Many of us have taken to our accounts to share our love for the character, the trailer, and the new characters that are coming into our lives now that Natasha is going back to her roots to explore her past. She may have found a new family before Captain America: Civil War, but her family from her past with the Red Room is coming back, and it’s exciting to see!
— ⧗ Andrea Towers (@_atowers) December 3, 2019
— romanoff (@goshromanoff) December 3, 2019
— hannah (@lillseb) December 3, 2019
— (@itsjustanx) December 3, 2019
— Mark Ruffalo (@MarkRuffalo) December 3, 2019
— best of marvel women (@marvelwomxn) December 3, 2019
— Zack Sharf (@ZSharf) December 3, 2019
— Thomas Polito (@thomas_polito) December 3, 2019
— MCU Direct (@MCU_Direct) December 3, 2019
— sydney (@wandasmaximof) December 3, 2019
— Ven -8 days (@hiddlesgold) December 3, 2019
— m (@onlyromanoff) December 3, 2019
— Pop Crave (@popcrayye) December 3, 2019
The reason why I’m excited for #BlackWidow is because I’ve grown up reading the comics & fell in love with HER ORIGIN STORY.
She has been conditioned to be this cold & ruthless spy but overcame that & found/built a new FAMILY.
Such a complex character!
— Nat ✨ Brie Larson (@brie_sparkles) December 3, 2019
— lily (@antialoha) December 3, 2019
— Kira Figs (@KiraFigs) December 3, 2019
— luu (@hiddlesevan) December 3, 2019
— this is j03 (@SlavicShadowNR) December 3, 2019
One of the best parts about this, though, is the reactions pointing out that this was a movie that should have happened back in 2012/2013.
I can’t think about Black Widow without thinking about how WILD the fandom would have gone for this movie… in exactly 2013. https://t.co/3YTDqKuf5o
— Susana Polo (@NerdGerhl) December 3, 2019
I really do think that the time for this movie has passed but I do wonder what it’ll add to the MCU. We probably couldn’t have had a new Black Widow running around the MCU, say, back in 2013. https://t.co/DseQ40PL1U
— James-The Arc Blog (@arc_blog) December 3, 2019
Idk if ppl are done with the MCU or if it’s not cool anymore or whatever but i have waited sINCE FUCKING 2013 FOR THIS MOVIE GIVE ME BLACK WIDOW OR GIVE ME BLACK WIDOW
— blondewon step on my windpipe (@lovemeanspoison) December 3, 2019
Ben Whishaw overshadowing a Black Widow trailer on my feed? What kind of 2012 pipe dream is this?
— Leah Marilla Thomas (@leahmarilla) December 3, 2019
Ahh I’ve watched this so many times today already and I can’t believe we’re finally getting a Black Widow movie. It really feels like 2012 https://t.co/ly9jKwe2dq
— maisie (@shes_biochem) December 3, 2019
Internet: Here is a Black Widow movie trailer
Me: omg did we just travel back in time to 2012 when people actually wanted such a thing!?
— irl bathtub geralt (@mk_patter) December 3, 2019
To be fair, this is one movie that, yes, is arriving a lot later than we wanted, but it’s something that I, along with a lot of Twitter, am excited for. Black Widow comes out in May 2020, and I can’t wait.
(image: Marvel Entertainment)
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