PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,
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In Theaters: Captain America: The First Avenger

Captain America: The First Avenger is pretty much just what I am looking for in a comic book movie. Tossing in the subtle reference to Indiana Jones was a good call, as the pulpy roots are definitely on display here, in a good way. It was directed by the guy who did The Rocketeer, after all. Some comic-book references are thrown in, but the premise just accepts these things (vita-rays!) and move on with the action. Chris Evans gets most of the screen time, and does a great job with what could have been a pretty tough character sell. It helps that he's got a pretty solid supporting cast as well. And without giving anything away, they really nailed the ending. Check it out on the big screen.

Trailers to follow in their own post.

Tags: comic books, movies, not news
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