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Marvel Cinematic Universe is a series of episodes, primarily as part of the Blank Check: Special Features, covering the films of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.


The MCU commentary series was started on the Blank Check: Special Features Patreon. During the course of the podcast, #TheTwoFriends covered several additional movies on the main feed that are loosely contained in the MCU but did not provide additional commentary on the Patreon.

Milestones and Ephemera[]

  • The inaugural Blank Check: Special Features commentary series!
  • Two MCU (or MCU adjacent) movies were covered on the main feed, The Fantastic Four and Hulk. There are no commentaries for those movies.


The speaker symbol (πŸ”Š) provides a link to the audio. Special features episodes with the check symbol (βœ”οΈ) have been released from behind the paywall.

# Title Link Guest(s) Length Date Series
023 The Podtastic Two
(The Fantastic Four)
πŸ”Š 1:20 9/14/2015 Standalone
178 Hulk πŸ”Š 2:20 8/19/2018 Podback Mountcast
376 Spider-Man πŸ”Š Matt Singer 3:13 5/22/2022 Podcast Me to Hell
377 Spider-Man 2 πŸ”Š Chris Gethard 3:16 5/29/2022
378 Spider-Man 3 Jamelle Bouie 6/5/2022
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness
Special Features
SF001 Iron Man πŸ”Šβœ”οΈ 2:16 1/1/2019 MCU Commentaries
SF002 The Third Blank Check Mailbag/Hulk Live πŸ”Šβœ”οΈ James Schamus 1:32 1/11/2019 Podback Mountcast
Blank Check Mailbag
SF003 The Incredible Hulk πŸ”Šβœ”οΈ 1:58 1/21/2019 MCU Commentaries
SF005 Iron Man 2 πŸ”Šβœ”οΈ 2:10 2/1/2019
SF007 Thor πŸ”Šβœ”οΈ 1:57 2/21/2019
SF008 Captain America: The First Avenger πŸ”Šβœ”οΈ 2:15 3/1/2019
SF012 The Avengers πŸ”Šβœ”οΈ 2:25 3/21/2019
SF015 Iron Man 3 πŸ”Šβœ”οΈ 2:30 4/1/2019
SF017 Thor: The Dark World πŸ”Šβœ”οΈ 2:10 4/21/2019
SF018 Captain America: The Winter Soldier πŸ”Šβœ”οΈ 2:27 5/1/2019
SF021 Guardians of the Galaxy πŸ”Šβœ”οΈ Sam Rogal 2:13 5/21/2019
SF022 Avengers: Age of Ultron πŸ”Šβœ”οΈ 2:37 6/1/2019
SF024 Ant-Man πŸ”Š 2:22 6/21/2019
SF025 Captain America: Civil War πŸ”Š Alejandro Kolleeny 2:51 7/1/2019
SF027 Doctor Strange πŸ”Š 2:04 7/21/2019
SF028 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 πŸ”Š David Ehrlich 2:33 7/31/2019
SF030 Spider-Man: Homecoming πŸ”Š Alex Ross Perry 2:51 8/20/2019
SF031 Thor: Ragnarok πŸ”Š Emma Stefansky 2:15 8/31/2019
SF033 Black Panther πŸ”Š Jamelle Bouie 2:41 9/20/2019
SF034 Avengers: Infinity War πŸ”Š John Hodgman 2:59 9/30/2019
SF036 Ant-Man and the Wasp πŸ”Š 2:01 10/21/2019
SF037 Captain Marvel πŸ”Š Esther Zuckerman 2:23 11/1/2019
SF039 Avengers: Endgame πŸ”Š 3:12 11/21/2019
SF040 Spider-Man: Far From Home πŸ”Š 2:23 12/1/2019
SF044 Marvel Performance Review Special πŸ”Š Chris Gethard 3:15 1/11/2020

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Ranking the Franchise[]

Griffin and David's rankings as provided at the end of the Spider-Man: Far From Home episode. David keeps his rankings up-to-date on Letterboxd. [1]

Rank Griffin David
1 Iron Man 3 Iron Man 3
2 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Black Panther
3 Black Panther Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
4 The Avengers The Avengers
5 Guardians of the Galaxy Avengers: Endgame
6 Avengers: Endgame Guardians of the Galaxy
7 Captain America: The First Avenger Iron Man
8 Ant-Man Captain America: The First Avenger
9 Iron Man Thor: The Dark World
10 Thor: The Dark World Avengers: Age of Ultron
11 Doctor Strange Ant-Man and the Wasp
12 Spider-Man: Homecoming Avengers: Infinity War
13 Thor: Ragnarok Ant-Man
14 Avengers: Age of Ultron Captain America: The Winter Soldier
15 Captain America: Civil War Thor: Ragnarok
16 Captain America: The Winter Soldier Spider-Man: Homecoming
17 Spider-Man: Far From Home Doctor Strange
18 Ant-Man and the Wasp Spider-Man: Far From Home
19 Avengers: Infinity War Captain Marvel
20 Captain Marvel Thor
21 Iron Man 2 Captain America: Civil War
22 Thor Iron Man 2
23 The Incredible Hulk The Incredible Hulk


  1. ↑ David Sims. Marvel. Letterboxd. Retrieved on February 2, 2022.