Archive for March, 2011
“CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER”
Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment Present
A Marvel Studios Production
A Film by Joe Johnston
“Captain America: The First Avenger”
Co‐Producers Stephen Broussard, Victoria Alonso
Executive Producers Alan Fine, Stan Lee, David Maisel,
Joe Johnston, Louis D’Esposito, Nigel Gostelow
Produced by Kevin Feige
Screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely
Directed by Joe Johnston
Cast: Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones, Hugo Weaving, Hayley Atwell, Sebastian Stan, Dominic Cooper, Toby Jones, Neal McDonough, Derek Luke, and Stanley Tucci.
Synopsis: “Captain America: The First Avenger” focuses on the early days of the Marvel Universe when Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) volunteers to participate in an experimental program that turns him into the Super Soldier known as Captain America. As Captain America, Rogers joins forces with Bucky Barnes (Sebastian Stan) and Peggy Carter (Hayley Atwell) to wage war on the evil HYDRA organization, led by the villainous Red Skull (Hugo Weaving.)
One of a continuing slate of films being produced by Marvel Studios based on the Marvel characters, “Captain America: The First Avenger” joins “Thor” on May 6, 2011 and “The Avengers” on May 4, 2012.
Release: July 22, 2011