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Captain America Review

If I were to sum up Captain America in a quick line it would be the following. It’s the adventure movie we all wanted Indiana Jones and The Crystal Skull to be. And I don’t just mean the fact that…

First Look At Captain America!

With Chris Evans and the rest of the Captain America: The First Avenger crew hitting Comic Con this weekend, you can bet we’ll see the Star Spangled Avenger in his full regalia. To tide you over check out this poster,…

Stanley Tucci to Create Super Soldiers.

Marvel Studios has cast Stanley Tucci as Dr. Abraham Erskine in “Captain America: The First Avenger” opposite Chris Evans, Sebastian Stan, Hugo Weaving, and Hayley Atwell. In the early Marvel comics, the Erskine character was a German scientist behind the…

Dobby To Play Arnim Zola!

You’ll know Toby Jones from his work in INFAMOUS as Truman Capote, his turn as Karl Rove in Oliver Stone’s W or as Olly, the likable clerk from Frank Darabont’s THE MIST. He’s a great actor and has a great…

Weaving Is The Red Skull

Marvel Studios announced today that Hugo Weaving has been cast to star as Johann Schmidt aka the Red Skull in the studio’s highly anticipated movie CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER opposite Chris Evans and Hayley Atwell.  In the early comics,…

Weaving to be Red Skull?

Hugo Weaving has sort of carved out a niche for himself playing the most despicable characters. Agent Smith in the Matrix, That giant Robot with teeth in Transformers and, uh, Noah in Happy Feet? Alright, so I’m really only familiar…

More Captain America Scoop!

Joe Johnston, director of the forthcoming The First Avenger: Captain America, has been doing press all day out in Los Angeles for his new movie The Wolfman and ShockTillYouDrop.com Managing Editor Ryan Rotten had a chance to talk with Johnston…

Captain America Update!

Film Journal got an update from director Joe Johnston about his next project, Marvel Studios’ The First Avenger: Captain America: “We’re in prep,” Johnston says. “Rick Heinrichs is production-designing and we’re set up down in Manhattan Beach [California]. It’s the…

I Heart Comics | Captain America

Who knew you had so much in common with Captain America? Talking to Box Office Magazine, director Joe Johnston dropped some knowledge about the plot of the Captain America movie. Yeah, we sort of suspected it was a period film,…