19 Character Details About Captain America You Missed The First Time Around
Chris Evans' Captain America is, without question, one of the most beloved superheroes in modern times. While this is mostly due to Evans' performance, filmmakers, scriptwriters, costumers, and prop masters absolutely deserve credit where credit is due for bringing the Star-Spangled Man to life on the big screen. The attention to detail in the Marvel Cinematic Universe is unparalleled and the payoff keeps us coming back for more, with rewatch after rewatch.
This is a collection of small details about the character of Captain America in the MCU. Vote up the details you missed while watching the MCU!
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In 'Endgame', Cap Tightens His Shield For A ReasonPhoto: Avengers: Endgame / Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
From Redditor u/SomeUsernameExcuse:
In Avengers: Endgame (2019) when Captain America readjusts his shield, he makes a large grunt from pain. Turns out he’s using the shield to hold his forearm muscle in place because it got badly sliced in the 1-on-1 fight with Thanos.
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Steve Was Born On Independence DayPhoto: Captain America: The First Avenger / Paramount Pictures
Captain America is, fittingly, born on the Fourth of July, as seen in Captain America: The First Avenger!
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Steve Finally Has A Drinking Buddy In Thor
From Redditor u/Campbell_Beans:
In Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Thor gives Captain America Asgardian liqueur without question because as mentioned in The First Avenger (2011), his super soldier serum prevents him from getting drunk.
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Steve Carries The Lessons Of The 1940s WIth Him Every Day
From Redditor u/HellotoHorse:
In Captain America: The Winter Solider (2014) while Steve Rogers is giving his speech over the PA system he calls back to the price of freedom news reel, from Captain America: The First Avenger (2011).
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Cap's Changed His Suit In The Opening Of 'Endgame' To His Favorite
From Redditor u/MaxReb0:
In the opening to Avengers: Endgame (2019), Captain America reverts to his S.H.I.E.L.D. designed suit when confronting Thanos, as a direct result of his more recent, Stark-designed suit being damaged before and during Avengers: Infinity War (2018).
This costume change was also inspired by actor Chris Evans, who has stated that the stealth suit from Winter Soldier was his favorite costume.
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Steve's Disguise In 'Endgame' Is A Nod To Another Captain AmericaPhoto: Avengers: Endgame / Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
From Redditor u/Elbeeb:
In Endgame we see Cap wearing a uniform belonging to Captain Roscoe. This is a reference to Roscoe Simons, who wore the mantle of Captain America while Cap was Nomad in the comics.