With much of the world still on lockdown amid a frightening pandemic, a different kind of viral phenomenon — the sudden popularity of an old clip of opening night audiences cheering the climactic battle from Avengers: Endgame — seemed to come out of nowhere and momentarily lift thousands of peoples’ spirits. What is it about these big, silly movies that keeps bringing the world together… even in the worst of times?

This is The Big Picture with Bob Chipman, talking about the power of films like Avengers: Endgame.

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