How much money will ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ make?

To hear the Internet talk, one would expect Avengers: Infinity War to make all of the money in the world next week, which seems to inevitably set us up for about a month of “Why did Infinity War disappoint at the box office?” articles.

How this year’s movies are ending the trend of cynicism in film

Movies like Wonder Woman, A Wrinkle in Time, Black Panther and Love, Simon have discarded the gritty cynicism — often masked as realism — in favor of unapologetic earnestness. We’re witnessing the death of an old trend and the birth of a new kind of storytelling.