Well despite the fact that it's just starting to feel like autumn Hollywood is already pumping up their summer tentpole blockbusters. One of the first and also a major contender is Marvel's pillar of Democracy Captain America. The sequel to "Captain America: The First Avenger" hits the big screens April 4th 2014. "Captain America" : The Winter Solider " explodes into your local Cineplex with force of Nuclear Bomb!
Spoiler Alert!: The new film picks where the Avengers ended after the alien invasion and Cap is trying to adjust to being a man out time with a destiny that has to be fulfilled. The nation's capital is the home of its greatest soldier and Steve Rogers still stands alone in world he was created to protect.
As evidenced by the conversation between he and the ever lovely Scarlet Johansson as the Black Widow just before he jumps out of a plane about 50,000 ft above sea level on foggy night, without a parachute! She's chastising Cap because he's been thawed out for over 70 years and still can't ask the pretty girl he likes that works in the stats division of S.H.I.E.L.D. out for date.
"She would probably say yes! Natasha hints , Cap merely replies "too busy" and leaps out of the plane. Did I mention he didn't have chute. Gravity ,despite being a fundamental force of nature is just another enemy to be defeated in the name of the U.S.A., Freedom and Mom's apple pie.
Steve now works as an agent in the global clandestine security organization. However S.H.I.E.L.D. 's modus operandi has become something that our true blue icon of honor doesn't quite agree with. "This isn't freedom, this is fear." He declares in a heated conversation between he and Nick Fury (Sam Jackson).
This awakening to the new America is shocking to Cap's sense of purpose and if that isn't enough, suddenly a colleague is attacked and a continent hopping battle of epic portions ensues! Assassins are closing in on Cap from every corner, even a superhero of his stature needs some help when your enemies are so overwhelming.
Enter Cap's new partner, the high flying Falcon! Anthony Mackie handles the wings imported from Wakanda like he was born to them. This is not a sidekick situation, it's two heroes working together to stop a foe so powerful the balance of world power is at stake. Now it's about to go down!"