Originally Posted by HighFivingMF
They laughed at the concept of a Superman movie before there was a Superman movie. They laughed at the concept of a Batman movie before there was a Batman movie. They laughed at the concept of a Captain America movie, and they laughed for a while after there was a Captain America movie until there was another Captain America movie.
The only thing people laughed about in this group was the Captain America movie. I would have put him in the same bucket as Wonder Woman as characters very difficult to pull off.
But in order to pull off a Captain America movie, they had to do so in a historical context. And even in that context his outfit was sort of a gag in the movie.