The Avengers: Endgame film fantasy reflects our very real sense of loss

By Katherine Cox
Updated April 29 2019 - 1:17pm, first published 12:00am

As The Avengers: Endgame hits cinemas, fans may find themselves confronting a sense of loss. Endgame concludes an epic storyline spanning 11 years and 22 films. But it also grapples with a familiar anxiety: the fear that our world has already passed the point of no return, and our only remaining option is to mourn what we have lost.