The SuperHeroHype Forums  

Go Back   The SuperHeroHype Forums > The Avengers > Marvel's The Avengers

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-07-2012, 06:24 PM   #976
BigThor
so....am I Big Drax now?
 
BigThor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: United States
Posts: 14,091
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Quote:
Originally Posted by The Batman View Post
Cap is tied with Thor for my favorite character in this film.

Liked how agile he was, and his relationship with Tony.

Despite RDJ being 15+ years older, I felt like Steve and Tony were the same age.

Also, for some reason, I felt I saw a small bit of chemistry between Steve and Natasha when they met.
Thor and Cap are my two favorite characters in the film as well, although Thor is number one for obvious reasons.

__________________
CAPTAIN AMERICA, THOR, IRON MAN, THE INCREDIBLE HULK, BLACK WIDOW, AND HAWKEYE
THE AVENGERS
Spider-Man - It's the end of the world, I'M FREAKING OUT...why aren't you freaking out?
Captain America - Because I can hear it.
Spider-Man - Hear what?
Captain America - ....thunder
*cue Thor's grand entrance*
BigThor is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 06:42 PM   #977
antonydelfini
The Destroyer
 
antonydelfini's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 1,579
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Quote:
Originally Posted by Rock Sexton View Post
Mindless is the wrong word. In an interview with Whedon he specifically said he wanted a valid reason for the two to come to blows. The fight wasn't about bragging rights. Thor attacked the quinjet, at which point they can't be sure that Thor is a "friendly" ..... IM does what he felt he needed to do, which was to get Loki back because without him they cannot get to the cube. IM began testing Thor's patience and neither were about to stand down because of the intensity of the situation. Cap was the voice of reason because each guy was essentially fighting for the same thing.
Oh I know their motivations for fighting, and it is understandable since Tony has a big ego, overconfident, and very volatile, while Thor is a warrior who loves fighting, and is over emotional because of his brother. Thor took "Tony's stuff", Tony wants Loki for the cube, Thor wants Loki to come home= brawl. I said it was mindless, because I know that is what Cap was thinking at that time. It's the reason he told Iron Man to plan first before attacking, for Cap, Tony attacking Thor without thinking it through is reckless. It's also the reason he said "that's enough" and "are we done here". Cap was indeed the voice of reason, he saw the brawl as a mindless and reckless affair that needs to be stopped because for Cap, talking and reasoning is better. The 2 guys are destroying each other and the environment when they can just talk things through and reason with each other. But I'm glad Tony is Tony, and Thor is Thor in this movie, if they were all voices of reason all the time like Cap, there wouldn't have been the great Tony-Thor fight. Joss knows his characters especially the big 4.

antonydelfini is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 06:51 PM   #978
hafizbat
Side-Kick
 
hafizbat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 2,187
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Got ya

hafizbat is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 06:55 PM   #979
SuperSoldier985
That's Funny
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 4,247
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

A friend of mine talked about how he thought Cap was shortchanged in the movie.


I almost slapped him.

SuperSoldier985 is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 06:59 PM   #980
antonydelfini
The Destroyer
 
antonydelfini's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 1,579
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

That was my reaction after the 1st viewing, that there wasn't enough Cap. But after further viewings, I can see how Whedon loves Cap. That's what's great about the movie, I get a new favorite after each viewing= meaning they all had the time to shine.

antonydelfini is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 07:00 PM   #981
BigThor
so....am I Big Drax now?
 
BigThor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: United States
Posts: 14,091
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

There was far more Cap than Thor I can tell you that much and I was still satisfied.

__________________
CAPTAIN AMERICA, THOR, IRON MAN, THE INCREDIBLE HULK, BLACK WIDOW, AND HAWKEYE
THE AVENGERS
Spider-Man - It's the end of the world, I'M FREAKING OUT...why aren't you freaking out?
Captain America - Because I can hear it.
Spider-Man - Hear what?
Captain America - ....thunder
*cue Thor's grand entrance*
BigThor is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 07:04 PM   #982
antonydelfini
The Destroyer
 
antonydelfini's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 1,579
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Yeah I agree, after 4 viewings, Tony had the most screen time and dialogue, followed by Cap. I think Hulk and Thor had the same amount.

antonydelfini is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 07:06 PM   #983
Goku Goes Crazy
Side-Kick
 
Goku Goes Crazy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 5,672
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Am I the only one who thinks that Chris Evans' Captain America looks cooler without his mask on? I know a lot of people don't like the whole "maskless hero" thing that super hero movies do often, but I think he looks cooler and more badass without it.

__________________
"Why didn't you just kill me?"
"Your punishment must be more severe"
*T*
Goku Goes Crazy is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 07:11 PM   #984
antonydelfini
The Destroyer
 
antonydelfini's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 1,579
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Quote:
Originally Posted by Goku Goes Crazy View Post
Am I the only one who thinks that Chris Evans' Captain America looks cooler without his mask on? I know a lot of people don't like the whole "maskless hero" thing that super hero movies do often, but I think he looks cooler and more badass without it.
I love Chris in a mask better.

antonydelfini is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 07:13 PM   #985
BigThor
so....am I Big Drax now?
 
BigThor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: United States
Posts: 14,091
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Quote:
Originally Posted by Goku Goes Crazy View Post
Am I the only one who thinks that Chris Evans' Captain America looks cooler without his mask on? I know a lot of people don't like the whole "maskless hero" thing that super hero movies do often, but I think he looks cooler and more badass without it.
He looked badass with and without the mask in my opinion, but I think I'm leaning towards the "maskless" look.

__________________
CAPTAIN AMERICA, THOR, IRON MAN, THE INCREDIBLE HULK, BLACK WIDOW, AND HAWKEYE
THE AVENGERS
Spider-Man - It's the end of the world, I'M FREAKING OUT...why aren't you freaking out?
Captain America - Because I can hear it.
Spider-Man - Hear what?
Captain America - ....thunder
*cue Thor's grand entrance*
BigThor is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 07:37 PM   #986
Marx
Pixelated
SHH! Global Moderator
 
Marx's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Ohio
Posts: 54,886
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

I'm really glad that Cap was clearly the leader in this movie.

As far as the mask goes, I'm still not the biggest fan of the "hood mask". He does look great without it though.

__________________
It can't rain all the time.
Marx is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 07:43 PM   #987
antonydelfini
The Destroyer
 
antonydelfini's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 1,579
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

I hope to see even more leadership moments in the sequel. And a friendlier relationship between Tony and Cap, which we had a glimpse of in the ending of the movie.

antonydelfini is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 07:45 PM   #988
piccolo
Doom is watching you
 
piccolo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Maryland
Posts: 1,531
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

I liked him better without the mask. After seeing a couple times i'm comfortable saying Evans had the best performance in the movie imo. He had a lot more acting to do facially and expression-wise, and with subtle movements, than anyone else.

piccolo is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 08:58 PM   #989
irapogi
Side-Kick
 
irapogi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 765
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

what does he say after he gets knocked down?

Thor says ready for another bout?

then what does cap say?

irapogi is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 09:00 PM   #990
The Caped Knight
Shield Avenger
 
The Caped Knight's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: New York City
Posts: 27,936
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Quote:
Originally Posted by Goku Goes Crazy View Post
Am I the only one who thinks that Chris Evans' Captain America looks cooler without his mask on? I know a lot of people don't like the whole "maskless hero" thing that super hero movies do often, but I think he looks cooler and more badass without it.
I'll say this I prefer to see the hero with their mask or cowl on, But in Evans case as Cap he made it work very well without it on .

The Caped Knight is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 09:03 PM   #991
captainrogers
Diluted SuperSoldier
 
captainrogers's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Bowie, Maryland
Posts: 2,312
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Quote:
Originally Posted by irapogi View Post
what does he say after he gets knocked down?

Thor says ready for another bout?

then what does cap say?
"What....You gettin' Sleepy?"

__________________
"On Olympus, we measure wisdom against Athena...speed against Hermes...power against Zeus. But we measure courage...against Captain America."

-Hercules, Captain America #444
captainrogers is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 09:04 PM   #992
Gamma Goliath
Engine of Destruction
 
Gamma Goliath's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Texas
Posts: 5,470
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Capt.Rogers beat me to it.

__________________
Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength; and strength is not used rightly when it serves only to carry a man above his fellows for his own solitary glory. He is the greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his own.
Gamma Goliath is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 09:21 PM   #993
Whiskey Tango
Side-Kick
 
Whiskey Tango's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: The South
Posts: 18,967
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Cap was ****ing awesome in this flick. The least flashy of them all stood out to me the most. And it wasn't even so much the leadership or the increased physicality (which were both awesome), but the little things, like saying ma'am to Widow and Hill, or calling the one pilot 'son'.

I just wish we could have gotten a couple more scenes, maybe the diner one and the one in his apartment. Wouldn't want to bloat the movie much further but another minute or two of that stuff would've been nice. But alas.

Great writing and great performance from Chris.

__________________

2007-2008 SHH Pro Football Pick 'Em Champion
Whiskey Tango is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 09:28 PM   #994
Pink Ranger
TV Poster, Radio Face
 
Pink Ranger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Posts: 21,178
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Quote:
Originally Posted by Whiskey Tango View Post
Cap was ****ing awesome in this flick. The least flashy of them all stood out to me the most. And it wasn't even so much the leadership or the increased physicality (which were both awesome), but the little things, like saying ma'am to Widow and Hill, or calling the one pilot 'son'.
In Captain America 2, I want to see him watch Murder She Wrote, eat dinner at 4:30 pm and write meaningless, frivolous complaints to his state senator.

__________________
Notice to all Hype members: Put down your phone and/or game controller right now and pick up a copy of The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon. A must-read for anybody who visits this website.
Pink Ranger is online now  
Old 05-07-2012, 09:35 PM   #995
The Caped Knight
Shield Avenger
 
The Caped Knight's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: New York City
Posts: 27,936
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

I laughed when Rogers gave Fury the 10 dollars after he lost the bet.

The Caped Knight is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 09:38 PM   #996
Gamma Goliath
Engine of Destruction
 
Gamma Goliath's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Texas
Posts: 5,470
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Quote:
Originally Posted by The Caped Knight View Post
I laughed when Rogers gave Fury the 10 dollars after he lost the bet.
That was great because it caught me by surprise lol.

__________________
Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength; and strength is not used rightly when it serves only to carry a man above his fellows for his own solitary glory. He is the greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his own.
Gamma Goliath is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 09:44 PM   #997
Mr. Immortal
Homo s. supreme
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: The end of time and space.
Posts: 176
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

The look on Sam's face when he gets the 10 dollars is hilarious to me. To me it says like ''You didn't have to actually pay me the 10 dollars, Steve. Nobody does that.''

Mr. Immortal is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 09:44 PM   #998
Spider-Fan
The First Avenger Mod!!!
SHH! Global Moderator
 
Spider-Fan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: In the neighborhood!
Posts: 38,822
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Cap I agree was awesome in this movie, and really helped carry it. The movie I feel was carried by Cap, Hulk, Iron Man, and Fury. Those 4 carried it the most (outside of Loki, of course...just talkin in terms of heroes). Cap gave the team direction, and showed concern/attention to the small details.

Loved this movie so much, and Cap was a big part of it.

Spider-Fan is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 09:49 PM   #999
The Caped Knight
Shield Avenger
 
The Caped Knight's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: New York City
Posts: 27,936
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Quote:
Originally Posted by Gamma Goliath View Post
That was great because it caught me by surprise lol.
The scene was played out perfectly by Evans & Jackson, Clearly Fury wasn't actually expecting Rogers to pay up since he meant it only as an expression but because Rogers is old-fashion he remain true to his character.

The Caped Knight is offline  
Old 05-07-2012, 09:50 PM   #1000
The Caped Knight
Shield Avenger
 
The Caped Knight's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: New York City
Posts: 27,936
Default Re: The Captain America/Chris Evans Thread - Part 1

Here's Cap profile with Thor & Hulk from Coulson's package to Stark

The Caped Knight is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:32 AM.

monitoring_string = "dee460792f24517621e3ca080805de7e"
Contact Us - Mobile - SuperHeroHype - ComingSoon.net - Shock Till You Drop - Lost Password - Clear Cookies - Archive - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Top - AdChoices


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SuperHeroHype.com is a property of CraveOnline Media, LLC, an Evolve Media, LLC company. 2014 All Rights Reserved.