Howard the Duck may have been a critical and financial failure, but that doesn’t mean the much-maligned character can’t have a new movie. According to, Thompson, who played Beverly Switzler in the 1986 film, recently told Inquisitr that she’s planning to pitch a new Howard the Duck film when she meets with Marvel in the near future. When asked if she would appear again in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, she said:.”Oh my god, from your lips to God’s ears. I don’t know.