The Marvel Universe continues to expand, as they bring us Captain America: Winter Soldier, the sequel to Captain America: The First Avenger and the Avengers movies. Captain America continues to carry out secret missions for the Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement, and Logistics Divisionor S.H.I.E.L.D after the Battle for New York that took place during the Avengers Movie. Although he is fighting the good fight, his life is filled with emptiness as a 95 year old, super soldier who is out of touch socially with the times. While attempting to find out who he is, Director Nick Fury the head of S.H.I.E.L.D immerses Captain America in a dangerous game of espionage, politics and assassination in an attempt to save not only S.H.I.E.L.D, but the world. During his investigation to unravel the mystery, Captain America comes face to face with his past, and goes into the future with a true friend The Falcon, by his side!
Wow! Marvel brought their A game with Captain America: Winter Soldier. This is one of the most exciting and well-made superhero movies that have come out in the Marvel Universe! Think of an espionage, political action thriller, like Ronin and No Way Out and throw in some superhero fun, and you have Captain America: Winter Soldier! Captain America: Winter Soldier has it all, car chases, running, hand to hand combat, betrayal, political intrigue, gun battles, air battles, and flying aircraft carriers (Helicarriers)! Plus Captain America: Winter Soldier is a fun movie. All of the quips, one liners and comedic elements are appropriately placed and not forced or tacked on for laughs. It all happens in what is a serious and realistic take on a superhero universe. The movie also ties into the television show Marvels: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. You can’t go wrong with Captain America: Winter Soldier!