Comic-Con News: Captain America The First Avenger To Debut

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Before it opens to a wide audience, Captain America: The First Avenger will hit the stage at Comic-Con.  Convention-goers in San Diego will be the first audience to see the thrilling blockbuster.

The movie will play exclusively at the UA Horton Plaza with Captain America-themed festivities happening throughout the day. To help kick-off the day, Paramount and Marvel will host an exclusive free fan screening at 10 A.M. with the movie’s star Chris Evans on-hand to introduce the screening.

The film will then play throughout the day, starting at noon PST on Thursday July 21, 2011 for anyone interested in seeing the film. 

Chris Evans is Captain America

In addition to being among the first to see the movie, ticketholders will receive red, white and blue 3D glasses and a limited edition poster designed exclusively for the fans. 

Show times for Captain America: The First Avenger are 12:00 P.M., 12:45 P.M., 2:45 P.M., 3:30 P.M., 5:30 P.M., 6:15 P.M., 8:15 P.M., 9:00 P.M., 11:00 P.M., and 11:45 P.M.

Captain America: The First Avenger focuses on the early days of the Marvel universe withSteve Rogers (Chris Evans) volunteers to participate in an experimental program that turns him into the Super Soldier known as Captain America.  As Captain America, Rogers joins forces with Bucky Barnes (Sebastian Stan) and Peggy Carter (Hayley Atwell) to wage war on the evil HYDRA organization, led by the villainous Red Skull (Hugo Weaving).

It officially opens on July 22, 2011.

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Captain America Quotes

Steve Rogers: "Why me?"
Dr. Abraham Erskine: "...because a weak man knows the value of strength, the value of power..."

Steve Rogers: (showing his shield to Peggy) "What do you think?"
(Peggy shoots the shield)
Peggy Carter: "Yes, I think it works."

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