Director: Joe Johnston
Starring: Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones, Hugo Weaving, Hayley Atwell, Stanley Tucci
Review: 4 stars (of five)
Captain America: The First Avenger is easily the best of this summer’s dense crowd of comic book movies. (Maybe you want to stretch that definition to include Cowboys & Aliens or even Conan, both of which have yet to open. I’ll still put my money on Cap. If you want to put it into a historical context, it’s not as good as the first Iron Man, and not as weak as the second.
Director Joe Johnston The Wolfman, The Rocketeer and Jumanji shows reverence for the material and brings the solid...