The movie trailer for Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment’s big screen adaptation of Captain America: The First Avenger has been released online. I’m a lot more excited for Captain America than I am for Marvel’s other Summer blockbuster Thor. Watch it now embedded after the jump. Please leave your thoughts in the comments below.
Official One Pager:
“CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER”
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” will focus 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.
Captain America: The First Avenger opens on July 22nd 2011.