Back in the day, memes used to happen after movies hit theaters. A photo from the set of Captain America: Civil War has proven so memeable, however, that the next Marvel Studios mega-movie has ended up with a viral sensation before shooting even wrapped up. Strap in, true believers, because this is the very best of the Captain America: Civil Run meme.
It all started in Berlin, Germany, where the Captain America: Civil War shot a scene with Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan sprinting their hearts out. Comicbookmovie posted a picture of the two in action and the Internet took it from there.
The idea is very, very simple: Winter Soldier and Falcon are running side by side in spectacularly Starsky & Hutch style. Thanks to the magic of Photoshop, fans have set this dynamic duo loose in all kinds of environs, from the hills of Austria in The Sound of Music to Isla Nublar in Jurassic Park. There are even a few Marvel-DC mashups.Run with the heroes and vote up your favorite examples of the Captain America: Civil Run meme right here.
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