The Complete History Of Marvel Superhero Movies: 1990-2008James Whitbrook3/17/15 3:50pmFiled to: Marvelio9 BackgrounderMarvel Cinematic UniverseMCUMoviesComicsCaptain AmericaHulkFantastic FourBladeNick FuryX-MenSpider-ManDaredevilElektraMan-ThingGhost RiderPunisherEditor's Picks28442EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkIron Man may have changed the game for Marvel movies, but Marvel already had a long history of movie-making before the creation of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Here's part two of our look back at the history of Marvel comic book movies, as we head into the 90's and come right up to 2008. In part one of our look back at Marvel's movie catalogue before the MCU began in 2008, we saw the rise of the TV B-Movie and the company's first big-screen flop. A few brief successes were largely marred by disappointing ventures for the company, and in the case of Howard the Duck, a catastrophic first foray onto the big screen. ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.