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‘Captain Marvel’ flies into Marvel’s elevated expectations

“Captain Marvel” features an alien culture governed by the “Supreme Intelligence,” which is as good a description as any of Marvel, the well-oiled hit machine behind it. Despite marking the studio’s first solo outing with a female superhero, the result feels like one of Marvel’s lesser lights — a dutiful cog in its vaunted cinematic universe as opposed to any sort of breakthrough.

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