Town Square

Post a New Topic

Review: 'Captain America: The First Avenger'

Original post made on Jul 22, 2011

Marvel Comics guru Stan Lee once half-jokingly described the first adventure of Captain America as "so full of lightning-swift action scenes that you'll almost suspect we somehow forgot the story itself!" Now "Captain America" is a blockbuster that resembles the remark, delivering pulpy fun in the cliffhanger vein. ==I -- PC==

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, July 22, 2011, 1:11 PM

Comments (1)

Like this comment
Posted by Jill Kennedy
a resident of Woodside: Woodside Heights
on Jul 22, 2011 at 1:21 pm

Oh my Gosh - newsflash! This may actually be a good movie. The NY Times, USA Today and now Slate with very strong reviews. I was really expecting this one to get panned - though I'm not sure why - the trailers looked good. My favorite review thus far goes again to the "Finnish Pauline Kael" - Kimmo Mustonenen. He did not like it but his review is funny.

Web Link


Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Coffeebar opens in Menlo Park
By Elena Kadvany | 2 comments | 5,015 views

Spring College Fairs
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 731 views

Couples: So You Married Mom or Dad . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 718 views

Willow-Gate, and Safe Routes to School
By Stuart Soffer | 5 comments | 435 views