The Marvel Cinematic Universe is not a bastion of mediocrity, nor is its latest addition, the Netflix series Jessica Jones, a perfect show. Yet while watching Jessica Jones, it’s like a light burst through and revealed how far the MCU has yet to go regarding the depth and the breadth of its storytelling. Jessica Jones has set a high bar going forward not just for Marvel’s television shows, but for its movies as well.
Here are four ways Jessica Jones stands out in the MCU and what future entries can learn from this excellent new show.
[Warning: This article contains spoilers for Season 1 of Jessica Jones]