Captain America: The First Avenger

Captain America: The First Avenger
  • 2011
  • US
  • 2h 4min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Joe Johnston
  • Cast: Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones, Hugo Weaving, Hayley Atwell, Sebastian Stan, Dominic Cooper, Neal McDonough, Derek Luke, Stanley Tucci

Joe Johnston, director of The Wolfman and The Rocketeer, takes us back to the early days of the Marvel with the archetypal superhero. When Steve Rogers (Evans) volunteers to participate in an experimental program, it turns him into super soldier Captain America. As Captain America, Rogers joins forces with Bucky Barnes (Stan) and Peggy Carter (Atwell) to wage war on the evil HYDRA organisation, led by the villainous Red Skull (Weaving).

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Captain America: The First Avenger

4 Aug 20113 stars

Despite a clumsy second half, the Cap sets the stage well for 2012's Avengers

Captain America might be subtitled The First Avenger, but he is, in fact, the last of the Marvel Comics superheroes to receive blockbuster movie treatment before he assembles alongside Hulk, Iron Man and Thor in next year’s superhero team mega…

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