Captain America: Civil War Film is an American superhero movie based Marvel comic character of the same name. Captain America: Civil War is directed by Anthony Russo and Joe Russo and produced by Kevin Feige.

Captain America: Civil War has been rated PG-13 for the content shown in the movie. This movie has two prequels by the name of Captain America: The First Avenger and Captain America: The Winter Soldier respectively. Read about Marvel Movies in Order to Watch Here.

Captain America: Civil War Film Plot

In this movie, a dispute between Iron Man and Captain America is shown. This dispute basically started when they got to know about Political involvement in the internal; affairs of the team. None of the team members were happy about this news as they wanted to resolve their issues on their own, without involving any outside person.

Captain America: Civil War Film | Captain America: Civil War 2016 Movie
Captain America: Civil War Film | Captain America: Civil War 2016 Movie

Marketing of Captain America: Civil War Film

In the month of July 2015, Marvel started promoting Ant-Man through a viral campaign. The Ant-Man features Leslie Bibb. Previously Leslie Bibb is seen in the Iron Man film where he played the character of journalist Christine Everhart.

On November 25, 2015, The First trailer of the film was aired on Jimmy Kimmel Live. To everyone’s surprise, the tailer becomes the number one trending topic on Twitter within a few hours. The trailer was viewed by more than 60 million people in just 24 hours.


The premiere of Captain America: Civil War was organized on April 12, 2016, at Dolby Theatre in Hollywood and again it was screed on April 13 at CinimaCon. On April 21, the Southeast Asi premiere of the film was organized at Marina Bay Sands resort, Singapore, and talking about its European Premiere, it was held on April 16, at Westfield London.

After this, the movie was released theatrically on April 27, 2016, in more than 60 countries in its first week. In the United Kingdom, the movie was released on April 29, 2016, and in North America, it was released on May, 6.

Development of Captain America: Civil War Film

In the month of March 2014, Joe and Anthony Russo announced that they are ready to direct the third Captain America movie. Again, this movie will feature Chris Evans in the role of Captain America, and Kevin Feige, the CEO of Marvel will produce the film.

While talking about Captain America: Civil War, Kevin Feige said, “This is the Civil War of the Cinematic Universe, which will be greatly inspired by the “Civil War” of the comic universe, but we have a very different continuity going on. It’s not about the secret identity thing, as much as it is about, overall, who reports to who, and who can agree to the oversight committee. Because as of now, in Age of Ultron, there is no more security council, there is no S.H.I.E.L.D., obviously. Stark is paying for [the Avengers], Captain America is running it, and things occur that will make governments begin to question.”

The Cast of the Film

Following is the list of the star cast of the movie along with the names of the characters portrayed by them:

Captain America: Civil War Film | Captain America: Civil War 2016 Movie
Captain America: Civil War Film | Captain America: Civil War 2016 Movie
  • Chris Evans as Steve Rogers / Captain America
  • Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark / Iron Man
  • Scarlett Johansson as Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow
  • Sebastian Stan as Bucky Barnes / Winter Soldier
  • Anthony Mackie as Sam Wilson / Falcon
  • Don Cheadle as James “Rhodey” Rhodes / War Machine
  • Jeremy Renner as Clint Barton / Hawkeye
  • Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa / Black Panther
  • Paul Bettany as Vision
  • Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff
  • Paul Rudd as Scott Lang / Ant-Man
  • Emily VanCamp as Sharon Carter
  • Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man
  • Frank Grillo as Brock Rumlow
  • William Hurt as Thaddeus Ross
  • Daniel Brühl as Helmut Zemo

Box Office Collection

The Movie Captain America: Civil War was made with a budget of $250 million. Talking about its box office collection, the movie generated a whopping amount of $1.153 billion worldwide. In Canada and The United States alone, it earned $408.1 million and in other countries, the film generated $745.2 million.

Captain America: Civil War Filming

On April 27, 2015, the principal photography of the film started at Pinewood Atlanta Studios and at that time the working title of the project was Sputnik. Some part of the movie was also shot in the Atlanta Metropolitan area, the Peachtree Christian Church, located in Midtown Atlanta. Porche headquarter in Atlanta is used as the Avengers headquarters for the film.

Critical Response

On IMDB, the movie has been rated 7.7 out of 10. On Rotten Tomatoes, the film is considered to be 90% fresh. “Captain America: Civil War begins the next wave of Marvel movies with an action-packed superhero blockbuster boasting a decidedly non-cartoonish plot and the courage to explore thought-provoking themes,” said the Website’s consensus.

Sheri Linden from The Hollywood Reporter said, “Call it ‘civil war’ or call it brand extension; call it a ‘cinematic universe’ or a corporate behemoth—the latest Marvel extravaganza furthers the studio’s cross-pollination of action franchises in a way that’s sure to satisfy devotees.”

Captain America: Civil War Film Post-production

In the month of September 2015. Mark Ruffalo aka Bruce Banner/Hulk revealed that his character was previously there in the movie, but his part got eliminated as Marvel said that they do not “want to reveal where and why” in this movie. To support this statement, Markus said “You’ve got to kind of choose your roster depending on what kind of fight you want to have.”

Music of the Film

The score of the movie was composed by Henry Jackman. He also composed the score for Captain America: The Winter Soldier. While talking about this movie, Henry said that Civil War is totally different from that of Winter Soldier, and this time it demands a more symphonic and orchestral score.

Captain America: Civil War Film | Captain America: Civil War 2016 Movie
Captain America: Civil War Film | Captain America: Civil War 2016 Movie

Do You Know?

Following are some of the hidden facts about Captain America: Civil War:

  • For this movie, Ant-Man’s suit was modified.
  • The airport fight scene was the toughest scene to shoot.
  • This movie is basically influenced by psychological thrillers.
  • Tom Holland was just 19 years old when he portray Spider-Man.

Captain America: Civil War is considered to be one of the best movies coming from the Marvel universe. This movie is the right place where you get the answer to the question “how the government will react if superheroes existed in reality?”

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