Avengers: Infinity War finally developed the MCU's Thanos and his motivations, but with a new twist.
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Instead of trying to woo Death (as in the comics), Thanos wants to kill half of the universe to save the remainder.
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Thanos was presented as being altruistic rather than a one-note villain.
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This seemed to mimic real-life mad men, so Avengers: Endgame could explain why the Avengers are better.
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But Endgame sidelines this idea by focusing on time-travel...
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...and giving a younger one-note Thanos little screen-time.
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By not exploring why the Avengers are more powerful and loving than Thanos...
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...Endgame wastes Infinity War's powerful plot for the heroes and villain.
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