Captain America: Civil War Reviews
April 27, 2021
At 147 minutes, Captain America: Civil War is probably a bit too long, but it has enough tense head-to-heads and eye-popping fight scenes to override the odd drop in momentum.
November 10, 2020
On the surface, it's one superhero against another. Deep down, it's two friends being separated due to a difference in ideology.
September 4, 2020
Captain America: Civil War isn't a flawless film, though I'm guessing most diehard fans will be more in awe of it than newcomers to the Marvel universe.
July 17, 2020
Captain America: Civil War is what Avengers 2 should have been.
July 9, 2020
Civil War as a whole was a well done accumulation of previous themes and atonement for the events that occurred in previous Marvel installments.
July 3, 2020
This is the peak of Marvel's long form storytelling approach thus far-a jumping off point for things to come.
June 29, 2020
The film is ... unexpectedly emotional. With the question of friendships and loyalties on the line, the plot does a good job of showing how these tensions honestly affect the characters deep down.
February 13, 2020
Captain America: Civil War is muscular filmmaking, but never at the expense of character or ideas.
January 22, 2020
In the end, Captain America: Civil War is an entertaining film while dealing with complex human emotions.
January 14, 2020
It's also packed with stellar action sequences, flashes of humor, and chemistry among the characters that are sheer fun to watch.
January 14, 2020
Captain America: Civil War is a fun time at the movies, and among the best of its breed, but you can be excused if you feel superhero fatigue setting in.
December 15, 2019
In prior films, Steve Rogers was never given a clear ideological enemy. Here, as if to finally course-correct this omission, the series uses his divestment from ideology as a dramatic question: who does Captain America truly fight for?
December 3, 2019
The Russos definitely know how to stage an action scene.
November 19, 2019
Captain America: Civil War is a truly epic and gigantic super hero film with on point emotional moments and the best action sequences to date.
November 3, 2019
There is a conviction of purpose that infuses every aspect of Captain America: Civil War. Be it within the characters or the script or the lensing, confidence in purpose abounds at every turn.
October 27, 2019
"Captain America: Civil War" is a much better version of "Batman v Superman." Not only does the film juggle a dozen major superheroes pretty seamlessly, but it manages to tell a cohesive story without making the film feel too stuffed.
October 21, 2019
It's hard to get all the characters involved without making it confusing, but Directors [Anthony] Russo and [Joe] Russo did their homework and a pretty good job.
October 21, 2019
There is no shortage of darkness, death, and destruction in this film, but comedic touches offer welcome shifts in mood. In that, directors Anthony and Joe Russo create a nearly perfect balance.
September 1, 2019
Featuring the best action-scenes in a Marvel movie to date, a string of world class performances, and a satisfying story which perfectly sets the tone for Phase 3, Captain America: Civil War is downright awesome and an absolute must-see.