Captain America: Civil War Doesn’t Question Its Title Character’s Morality As It Should

In the previous installments of Captain America, Steve Roger's (Chris Evans) morality was never questioned even though he was defying orders (especially if he was defying orders). He indisputably did the right thing by rescuing Hydra POWs, one of which was his best and closest friend Bucky Barnes (Sebastian Stan). He also did the right thing by taking down SHIELD and Hydra in one fell swoop. Here, he is the crux in the split of The Avengers, not because he rejects the Sokovia Accords, but because he wants to protect Bucky from being framed. It is perhaps the first time Steve's morality is called into question. And it should have been done better.

The Marvel Dream Team Forms in Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Welcome to my MCU Rewatch, where I write an analysis of the MCU movies in the order of theatrical release. In this installment, I talk about nothing in particular. This film is perfect and nothing about it should ever change.  Release Date: 4 April 2014 Distributor: Disney/Marvel Director: Anthony and Joe Russo This is the… Continue reading The Marvel Dream Team Forms in Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Breaking Down the Goodness of Captain America: The First Avenger

We must first ask ourselves: What makes Captain America good? According to me, it's because Captain America: The First Avenger is a good-ole war story with a heavy dieselpunk aesthetic and a superhero twist. It's got adventure, romance, the feel of a pulp novel, and a fantastic cast.