Re: The Avengers vs The Dark Knight Rises - Part 1
Well, Captain America was Captain America. He's a guy that audiences had been aware of even without the big tv series or anything like that. I would go as far as to say Captain America had that good opening weekend because its name recognition. Put Thor in that slot and it wouldn't had done as well, personally.
Originally Posted by terry78
Spielberg wanted to ground the myth of Lincoln in reality. "I wanted to say, what if this guy actually existed? What would it be like?"