SPOILERS for WandaVision. And everything in the MCU that relates to Wanda Maximoff.
CONTENT WARNING: This post has mentions of verbal and sexual abuse and women’s trauma in general.
WandaVision was a fun, fascinating ride, and I enjoyed every minute of it, even the emotionally tough bits. I loved everything about it: the sitcom parodies and references, the cast’s performances and chemistry, the balance of comedy and drama, all of it. I felt a little let down by the final episode, but finales are hard to nail, especially when you build up a show as much as this show was built up week after week. Overall, it’s a great show.
My favorite part of the show, though, is Wanda Maximoff herself. Elizabeth Olsen gives a fantastic performance, of course, and that’s part of why I love Wanda so much. But Wanda’s whole journey through her grief and trauma resonated with me a lot on a personal level.Continue reading “WandaVision: Why Wanda Maximoff Shouldn’t Be Punished”