WHO’S IN IT?
Chris Evans (Scott Pilgrim vs. The World), Robert Downey Jr. (The Judge), Scarlett Johansson (Lost in Translation), Sebastian Stan (Ricki and the Flash), Anthony Mackie (Triple 9), Don Cheadle (Miles Ahead), Jeremy Renner (The Hurt Locker), Chadwick Boseman (Get On Up), Paul Bettany (A Beautiful Mind), Elizabeth Olsen (Martha Marcy May Marlene), Paul Rudd (Anchorman), Emily VanCamp (Everwood), Tom Holland (The Impossible), Frank Grillo (The Purge: Anarchy), William Hurt (Lost in Space), Daniel Brühl (Rush), Gwyneth Paltrow (Shakespeare in Love), Martin Freeman (The Hobbit), Alfre Woodard (12 Years A Slave), John Slattery (Mad Men), Marisa Tomei (My Cousin Vinny), Hope Davis (About Schmidt), Jim Rash (The Way Way Back)
WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?
Anthony and Joe Russo (Welcome to Collinwood), directors; Christopher Markus (The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe) and Stephen McFeely (Pain & Gain), writers; Kevin Feige (Avengers: Age of Ultron), producer; Henry Jackman (Big Hero 6), composer; Trent Opaloch (District 9), cinematographer; Jeffrey Ford (One Hour Photo) and Matthew Schmidt (Captain America: The Winter Soldier), editors
WHAT’S IT ABOUT?
Steve Rogers/Captain America (Evans) and his new team of Avengers are involved in yet another international incident, leading to the government forming the Sokovia Accords, a system of accountability and governing body that determines when to send in the superheroes to save the day. When Rogers tries to protect his former friend Bucky Barnes (Stan), reborn as the brainwashed assassin known as the Winter Soldier, from the wrath of the Accords, it puts him in conflict with Tony Stark/Iron Man (Downey Jr.) and leads to the division of the Avengers – one side led by Rogers, which opposes the government interference, and the other led by Stark, which supports it – and an all-out war between the former allies…
IN ONE SENTENCE, WHY SHOULD YOU BE EXCITED?
The third in the Captain America series not only promises to be the biggest Marvel film to date – with the inclusion of old favourites like Iron Man, Black Widow and Ant-Man as well as new faces like Black Panther and, most excitingly, the new incarnation of Spider-Man (!) – but also perhaps the best.