We’re now less than a week away from Marvel Studios’ Captain Marvel and a few last minute promotional efforts are underway to get butts in seats, as they say. A new featurette trailer features the one and only Samuel L. Jackson, who plays Nick Fury in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, explaining how this new movie is taking fans back in time for this super hero’s origin story:

A second featurette trailer introduces more of the movie’s cast with the producers explaining some of the reasoning behind their casting choices:

Marvel also released a new TV spot trailer, not much new here, but you do get an idea of the epic scope of the film:

Are you planning on seeing Marvel Studios’ Captain Marvel this weekend?

About the film:

Set in the 1990s, Marvel Studios’ “Captain Marvel” is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe that follows the journey of Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes. While a galactic war between two alien races reaches Earth, Danvers finds herself and a small cadre of allies at the center of the maelstrom.

The film stars Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Rune Temte, Algenis Perez Soto, Mckenna Grace, with Annette Bening, with Clark Gregg, and Jude Law.

Marvel Studios’ “Captain Marvel” is produced by Kevin Feige and directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck. Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Jonathan Schwartz, Patricia Whitcher and Stan Lee are the executive producers. The story is by Nicole Perlman & Meg LeFauve and Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck & Geneva Robertson-Dworet, and the screenplay is by Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck & Geneva Robertson-Dworet.

Get ready for the Earth’s most powerful super hero when Captain Marvel arrives March 8, 2019.