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The Resource Captain America : the first avenger, Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment present a Marvel Studios production ; directed by Joe Johnston ; screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely ; produced by Kevin Feige ; executive producers, Louis D'Esposito, Joe Johnston, Nigel Gostelow, Alan Fine, Stan Lee, David Maisel

Captain America : the first avenger, Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment present a Marvel Studios production ; directed by Joe Johnston ; screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely ; produced by Kevin Feige ; executive producers, Louis D'Esposito, Joe Johnston, Nigel Gostelow, Alan Fine, Stan Lee, David Maisel

Label
Captain America : the first avenger
Title
Captain America
Title remainder
the first avenger
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment present a Marvel Studios production ; directed by Joe Johnston ; screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely ; produced by Kevin Feige ; executive producers, Louis D'Esposito, Joe Johnston, Nigel Gostelow, Alan Fine, Stan Lee, David Maisel
Title variation
First avenger
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Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
March, 1942. 90-pound weakling Steve Rogers doggedly attempts to enlist in the army, only to be repeatedly classified 4F. Rogers' determination and decency come to the attention of Dr. Abraham Erskine of the Strategic Scientific Reserve. Rogers is the first test subject for Erskine's super-soldier serum, which transforms him utterly. When the program is abruptly ended, Rogers becomes Captain America--touring America to sell war bonds. On a USO tour in Europe, Rogers steals the first opportunity to demonstrate his worth by tangling with Johann Schmidt, a.k.a. the Red Skull, head of Hydra, Hitler's occult research and development unit. Schmidt has discovered the tesseract cube, an enormously powerful relic of Norse mythology through which he seeks to conquer the world. Assisted by Colonel Chester Phillips, Peggy Carter, weapons contractor Howard Stark, childhood friend Bucky Barnes, and Dum Dum Doogan and his howling commandos, Steve Rogers becomes more than a propaganda tool, emerging as the true Captain America
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Cataloging source
LPU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Shelly Johnson ; production designer, Rick Heinrichs ; editors, Jeffrey Ford, Robert Dalva ; costume designer, Anna B. Sheppard ; visual effects supervisor, Christopher Townsend ; music by Alan Silvestri
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish with optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish; English descriptive video service (DVS); closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.C37 2011
NLM call number
DVD CAP
PerformerNote
Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones, Hugo Weaving, Hayley Atwell, Sebastian Stan, Dominic Cooper, Toby Jones, Neal McDonough, Derek Luke, Bruno Ricci, JJ Feild, Kenneth Choi, Richard Armitage, Stanley Tucci, Samuel L. Jackson
Runtime
123
Series statement
Captain America films
Series volume
1
Target audience
general
Technique
animation
Label
Captain America : the first avenger, Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment present a Marvel Studios production ; directed by Joe Johnston ; screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely ; produced by Kevin Feige ; executive producers, Louis D'Esposito, Joe Johnston, Nigel Gostelow, Alan Fine, Stan Lee, David Maisel
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Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Based on the Marvel comics by Joe Simon & Jack Kirby
  • Special features: Commentary by director Joe Johnston, director of photography Shelly Johnson, and editor Jeffrey Ford; Featurettes: Outfitting a hero (11 min.); The assembly begins (2 min.); Sega game trailer (2 min.); The Avengers animated trailer (1 min.); Previews (7 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn747984414
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781415761021
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
  • 097361439747
  • 097361439761
  • 032429099587
  • 786936837445
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • PAR238881002
  • 143974
  • 70995
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)747984414
System details
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; 5.1 Dolby digital surround; widescreen presentation, 2.35:1 aspect ratio, enhanced for 16x9 televisions
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Captain America : the first avenger, Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment present a Marvel Studios production ; directed by Joe Johnston ; screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely ; produced by Kevin Feige ; executive producers, Louis D'Esposito, Joe Johnston, Nigel Gostelow, Alan Fine, Stan Lee, David Maisel
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Based on the Marvel comics by Joe Simon & Jack Kirby
  • Special features: Commentary by director Joe Johnston, director of photography Shelly Johnson, and editor Jeffrey Ford; Featurettes: Outfitting a hero (11 min.); The assembly begins (2 min.); Sega game trailer (2 min.); The Avengers animated trailer (1 min.); Previews (7 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn747984414
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781415761021
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
  • 097361439747
  • 097361439761
  • 032429099587
  • 786936837445
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • PAR238881002
  • 143974
  • 70995
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)747984414
System details
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; 5.1 Dolby digital surround; widescreen presentation, 2.35:1 aspect ratio, enhanced for 16x9 televisions
Video recording format
DVD

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