Captain America: The First Avenger

Captain America's full shield-tossing, Hydra-stomping trailer is here!
Jul 4, 2015

Get a closer look at the movie that made a man out of puny Chris Evans, er, Steve Rogers—a frail nobody who'd become the human turning point for Marvel's version of World War II.

Get ready for Winter Soldier with hilarious honest trailer for Captain America
Mar 25, 2014

Sure, all the focus is on The Winter Soldier these days, but the next week we’ll spend waiting is a fine time to look back on the First Avenger flick that kicked off the story of Steve Rogers.

Why Emily Blunt turned down Black Widow in Iron Man 2
Dec 17, 2012

Once upon a time, British actress Emily Blunt was Marvel's first choice to play the part of Black Widow in Iron Man 2—and she turned it down. Then she was up for the role of Peggy Carter in Captain America: The First Avenger—and she turned that down, too. But why?

Villains rule and romance rocks 13 new Captain America pics
Dec 15, 2012

The premiere of Captain America: The First Avenger is coming up real soon (in 14 days to be exact), and Paramount Pictures has released some exciting pictures to whet our appetites for its eagerly anticipated entry into this summer's slew of super-hero films.

Is a Captain America character's death revealed in a TV spot?
Dec 15, 2012

There's a new extended Captain America: The First Avenger TV spot making the rounds out there that may have revealed the possible death of an important character. Major spoilers ahead!

VIDEO: How Captain America: The First Avenger SHOULD have ended
Dec 15, 2012

Captain America: The First Avenger earned reasonably good reviews for star Chris Evans' charm and its retro look. But at least one team of animators believes it could be improved with a simple tweak at the end.

All those experts who said Captain America would bomb overseas were WRONG
Dec 15, 2012

Captain America: The First Avenger has knocked down foes at the box office and has currently taken in $351.5 million. But what's interesting about this number is its distribution: $173.5 million domestic vs. $178 million international. That's right. Captain America did better overseas than in America.

Learn why that shield is the TRUE star of Captain America
Dec 14, 2012

Captain America's shield is so famous that not only does it do cameos in movies (Iron Man, Iron Man 2), it also has its own featurette. The video is called "Behind the Shield" and it features Chris Evans, Joe Johnston, Kevin Feige, and the rest of the film's crew talking about how the famous weapon came to be.

New trailer shows why Steve Rogers deserves to be Captain America
Dec 14, 2012

The latest Captain America trailer is out, which bulks up the origin story from the previous trailer. But better than that, it gives us our first real look at Hydra, "the Nazi deep science division."

Watch a Captain America ad you might like more than the movie
Dec 14, 2012

The same way that odd Green Lantern commercial for diamonds was almost more entertaining than the movie itself, it could be that a new TV ad which turns a construction worker into a dog-saving superhero might—depending on how The First Avenger turns out—delight us more than that movie, too.

New Captain America commercial teases his frozen Avengers future
Dec 14, 2012

The latest ad for Captain America: The First Avenger is doing more than merely hype his movie—it's prepping us for how he'll meet up with the rest of the Avengers come next summer.

1st pics of Captain America's Red Skull (and his Cosmic Cube!)
Dec 14, 2012

The first images of Hugo Weaving's Red Skull character from the upcoming movie Captain America: The First Avenger are online—along with a pic of one of the most famous weapons in comics.

1st look at Captain America in ACTION!
Dec 14, 2012

A few days ago, we got our first clear-ish look at Chris Evans in his Captain America costume. Now, we have our very first "actiony" look at the very first Avenger!

4 Captain America clips give us action, drama and one awesome shield
Dec 14, 2012

If you've seen the Spider-Man movies, you'd know the catchphrase, "With great power comes great responsibility." Now that we've seen Steve Rogers catapulted from a 90-pound weakling to a shield-wielding superhero, we have new words to live by: Mental toughness is as important as physical toughness.

Why Captain America WON'T be Captain America overseas
Dec 14, 2012

Steve Rogers has super-strength, speed and endurance, as well as super healing abilities. He even has the super name of Captain America. But for the upcoming Captain America: The First Avenger, the movie's name will have to wear a mask in few markets overseas.