Captain America: The First Avenger Trailer to Debut During Super Bowl
01.20.11 by BJSprecher
We've been getting a steady stream of images from director Joe Johnston's upcoming patriotic superhero adaptation, Captain America: The First Avenger, whether from "spy pics" from the set or sneak peeks in magazines or official studio-released still images images, but what comic book movie fans are really clamoring for is a trailer for the movie. Well, according to EW, the wait will soon be over as the first trailer will debut during
Super Bowl XLV on Sunday, February 6th, along with a slew of trailers for other big-budgeted genre movies.
In addition to the Captain America trailer, EW reports that trailers for Thor, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Super 8, Cowboys and Aliens, Limitless and Rango will also air during the Super Bowl. According to EW's online poll, the trailer for Captain America is the most highly anticipated of the bunch, garnering nearly 46% of the vote.
Captain America: The First Avenger was written by Stephen McFeely and Christopher Markus. Chris Evans stars as Steve Rogers, a sickly patriot who undergoes an experimental treatment that turns him into Captain America, the world's first super-soldier. Sebastian Stan, Hugo Weaving, Toby Jones, Hayley Atwell, Dominic Cooper, Stanley Tucci and Neal McDonough also star.