The Red Dragon Inn - home of the Audalis campaign setting.  Online D&D gaming, art, poerty, stories, advice, chat, and more

We currently have 3520 registered users. Our newest member is HBSeba2016.
Online members:
Username Password Remember me
Not a member? Join today! | Forgot your password?
Latest Updated Forum Topics
Q&A Threads - Star Trek: the Edge of Duty Q&A (posted by Boo Boo)ST:EoD Q&A
Q&A Threads - Iron Age Q/A (posted by Shield Wolf)Iron Age Q/A
Common Room - Tann’s NFL U Pick em Game 2015 (posted by TannTalas)Tann’s NFL U Pick em Ga
Sci Fi - Star Trek: the Edge of Duty (posted by t_catt11)ST: EOD
Q&A Threads - Trilogy War Q/A (posted by Nimu)Trilogy War Q/A
Latest Blog Entries
Revenge of the Drunken Dice
Latest Webcomics
Loaded Dice #80: Priorities
RPG MB #12: Slime is Slime
Floyd Hobart Filler: Dead Dead Dead
There are currently 0 users logged into DragonChat.
Is the site menu broken for you? Click here for the fix!

You are here: Home --> Forum Home --> General Forum --> Entertainment --> Captain America: What Did You Think?
Jump to:    1   
    Messages in Captain America: What Did You Think?
RDI T-shirts!

Neutral Good Mens
Price: $14.00

RDI T-shirts!

Chaotic Everywhere
Price: $16.50

Trilogy Master
Karma: 158/107
5426 Posts

Captain America: What Did You Think?

I just got back from seeing this film and I must say its the best of the Super Hero films so far. Better then Iron Man 1-2, the Hulk and Thor. Of course Im a bit biased as Captain America is my number 1 favorite hero followed by Wolverine and Rogue at 2 and 3 but I totally enjoyed this flick.

From the start when they first find his frozen shield to the ending clip after the credits the movie kept me going and wanting more. They delved into Cap as a wimp, his determantion to keep going, to his wanting to help others. Then to him as a side show actor and then to his true nature as a hero and made it work. Heck they even threw in a few of Sgt Fury's Howling Commandos like Dum Dum Dugan which made it, at least for me, even more fun.

The ending clip was a good one making me almost drool with anticipation for the Avengers next summer, a movie I'll be at for one of the few times on opening night.
The action was good, the storyline followed the comics of my childhood pretty closely and looked to only deviate on the point of who found Cap in the ice first. Overall the Movie in my book was worthy of an A- and Chris Evens did an outstanding job as just a normal guy from Brooklyn......


Posted on 2011-07-26 at 02:24:10.
Edited on 2011-07-26 at 04:58:24 by TannTalas

Karma: 25/0
247 Posts


Awesome!! Can't wait to see it!

Posted on 2011-07-26 at 04:45:46.

The Tired
RDI Staff
Karma: 287/33
5824 Posts


I am seeing it tonight. Anyone know if there is any clips at the end of the credits? Marvel usually does but Xmen First Class had nothing.

Posted on 2011-07-27 at 18:22:12.

Trilogy Master
Karma: 158/107
5426 Posts


all the way at the end like normal and its a good one setting up the Avengers next Summer......Enjoy.

Posted on 2011-07-27 at 18:33:14.
Edited on 2011-07-27 at 18:33:40 by TannTalas

The Tired
RDI Staff
Karma: 287/33
5824 Posts

saw it

I enjoyed the movie. Not sure I would say it is the best but it was enjoyable. I am glad that They didn't try to modernize it and kept the world war II theme. I enjoyed how the movie played with the American propaganda from WWII and fit it all in.

Now I never read a Captain America in my life and I have no issues of CA in my collection. (I collected DC) So I didn't know what to expect and had no pre-conceived notion.

One piece of script writing really struck me in the movie. Abraham Erskine said to Steve Rogers People forget that the first country the Nazis invaded was their own. That is often overlooked in the movies, and I was glad to see it said.

Curious if they can pull off the Avengers without losing the audience. It is a lot of players to share a screen with special effects.

Posted on 2011-07-28 at 12:13:06.

Jump to:    1   

  Partners:       Dungeons and Dragons resources, from 2nd to 4th Edition | for the gamer who's sick of the typical Dungeons and Dragons Adventures, #1 resource for D&D RPG Life forums, gamer blogs, D&D resources, roleplaying chat, dungeon maps Dungeons and Dragons 4th Edition  
View/Edit Your Profile | Staff List | Contact Us
Use of the RDINN forums or chatrooms constitutes agreement with our Terms of Service.
You must enable cookies and javascript to use all features of this site.