Now, the famed auteur was, indeed, just sharing his opinion when asked about it during promotion for his upcoming Netflix movie, The Irishman, but even so, it rubbed a lot of people the wrong way. Fans have been up in arms about the comments since the moment they were uttered and social media has been inundated with arguments for the McU, with many having turned nasty.
Even people like Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn, and the original Avengers architect, Joss Whedon, have stepped up to defend comic book productions. The overriding idea is that Scorsese, while obviously a legend, is quite wrong and out of touch with modern sensibilities.
Now though, former McU poster boy,