Post Tagged with: “Captain America: The First Avenger”

TOP 7 Performances of Marvel’s Phase One

TOP 7 Performances of Marvel’s Phase One

We start the Top 7. You finish the Top 10.

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TSR Blog: The Villainous Box Office Success of ‘The Avengers’

TSR Blog: The Villainous Box Office Success of ‘The Avengers’

A god more indestructible than The Avengers’ nemesis Loki, Ned Beatty’s character Arthur Jensen in Sidney Lumet’s drama Network will forever be one of the most powerful villains in all of film. His face illuminated by a row of green lamps in a dim conference room, this chairman of a massive media conglomerate educates future TV prophet Howard Beale (played […]

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Episode 69: Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider – ‘Captain America: The First Avenger’ and ‘Friends with Benefits’

This week on Movie B.S. our film critics Jeff Bayer and Eric D. Snider review a superhero, an office mate and friends … with benefits. First up is “Captain America: The First Avenger” starring Chris Evans and Tommy Lee Jones. Eric was a bigger fan, but we both had a few issues for very different reasons. There’s also Justin Timberlake […]

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TOP 7 Heroic American Soldiers on Film

TOP 7 Heroic American Soldiers on Film

We start the Top 7. You finish the Top 10. War sucks. But in the midst of an awful situation, some men and women manage to rise above and show great courage and humanity. Captain America: The First Avenger hits theaters this weekend. Captain America is one of the best soldiers fiction has to offer, but is he the best? […]

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Captain America: Super Soldier (Xbox 360)

Captain America: Super Soldier (Xbox 360)

The movie Captain America: The First Avenger opens July 22 and we all know what that means! Yes, it’s another conveniently timed release of the video game in an effort to trick us out of all our money! For the most devoted fans of the movie, the concept of releasing the game at the same time of the movie is […]

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Flicks on 6: ‘Captain America: The First Avenger’ interview with Chris Evans

Captain America: The First Avenger – interview with Chris Evans Directed by: Joe Johnston Cast: Chris Evans, Hugo Weaving, Hayley Atwell, Tommy Lee Jones, Sebastian Stan Running Time: 2 hrs 5 mins Rating: PG-13 Release Date: July 22, 2011 PLOT: During World War II, the army recruits skinny Steve Rodgers (Evans) and turns him into Captain America, a super soldier. […]

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Jake’s Takes: ‘Captain America: The First Avenger’ interview with Chris Evans

Captain America: The First Avenger Directed by: Joe Johnston Cast: Chris Evans, Hugo Weaving, Hayley Atwell, Tommy Lee Jones, Sebastian Stan Running Time: 2 hrs 5 mins Rating: PG-13 Release Date: July 22, 2011 PLOT: During World War II, the army recruits skinny Steve Rodgers (Evans) and turns him into Captain America, a super soldier. Red Skull (Weaving) has plans […]

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July Preview: Larry Crowne, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, and Horrible Bosses

Monthly Movie Preview – July 2011 It’s summer. Period. No more discussion. You see, in Portland summer doesn’t fully hit until Fourth of July weekend. We survive through June with rain, overcast skies, and a lot of 60 degree days. No more. We are also officially in summer, and more importantly … Summer Blockbuster Season. The big boys are coming […]

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TOP 7 Marvel Characters Who Deserve Their Own Movie

TOP 7 Marvel Characters Who Deserve Their Own Movie

We start the Top 7. You finish the Top 10. In honor of Marvel’s upcoming comic book legend Thor making his way to the big screen on May 6, I’d like to take a look at the heroes, heroines, and even the bad guys that haven’t gotten the silver screen treatment. Thor – Scorecard Review Thor – interview with Chris […]

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TSR Blog: Which Summer Superhero Movie Has the Most Oscar Power?

Thor, X-Men: First Class, Green Lantern, Captain America: The First Avenger … we have superheros coming. The other day I went to the movies (Hanna if you must know) and saw trailers for three superhero movies coming out in the next three months. But what I noticed was how many Oscar winning stars are slumming for the big bucks. Or, […]

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