With Avengers: Infinity War smashing all kinds of box office records, I thought I'd share this trio of short films (almost certainly spoilerific, depending on how sensitive you are).
First up, we have Jim Starling, architect of Marvel's cosmic aesthetic and creator of Thanos, being interviewed on the BBC's Newsnight about the movie:
Just think about that for a minute - a comic book creator being interviewed on one of the BBC's hard news shows about one of his characters and a blockbuster movie that his work has inspired.
We are living in my childhood dream! Comic book heroes are dominating not only the cinema but my TV viewing schedule as well! What have I done to deserve all this magnificence?
Next, to bring us back down to Earth, we have comedienne Jenny Nicholson delivering one of her great geeky send-ups:
And, finally, a two-fer, because we all know that Marvel movies (and the comics that inspired them) are based on clever applications of real science, Marvel Movies' Science Adviser, Clifford Johnson, explains the physics behind Thor's new weapon and the Infinity Stones: