Captain America: Civil War Reviews

Aug 3, 2017
It is one of the best movies to ever come out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, balancing engaging action set pieces and witty dialogue with intelligent character studies and ethical debates.
Apr 12, 2017
Captain America: Civil War proves that Marvel knows how to lay down a stunning foundation in order to detail an epic saga.
Aug 11, 2016
Captain America: Civil War is fun; it's too well made, acted and scripted for it to be anything less.
Aug 2, 2016
The real key to Captain America: Civil War is its sense of inevitability, and its acceptance that sometimes things change-they change big.
Jun 13, 2016
It's this light-heartedness that keeps Captain America: Civil War from succumbing to the kind of pretentiousness that marred Batman V. Superman.
May 12, 2016
It's this levity that makes the much-touted battle royale between Team Cap and Team Iron Man so much fun.
May 11, 2016
The fact that a Marvel movie dares to question the big, shiny spectacle that is its bread and butter - and acknowledge that untold thousands die in the name of entertainment - seems rather novel.
May 9, 2016
The motto of the directors, Anthony and Joe Russo, appears to be: If you can make it happen, do it. Don't hold back.
May 7, 2016
As they did in Winter Soldier, the Russos have achieved an uncommon balance of plot and action, humor and drama, all of it once again deeply grounded in character.
May 6, 2016
Chris Evans, with his pumped-up muscles and thawed-out all-American good looks, adds greatly to making this a satisfying watch.
May 6, 2016
It's the Vibranium standard for super-team flicks.
May 6, 2016
"...for me to consider Captain America: Civil War a good movie - good enough to make me forget Prince had just died - it must be pretty good indeed.
May 6, 2016
Civil War reminds us it's OK to enjoy a few laughs, even while diabolical villains plot doom, outraged citizens demand accountability and your best pal mistrusts you.
May 5, 2016
In the end this is a movie about friendships and conflict, and what can happen when the latter overwhelms the former. It's about two genuine heroes who can't reconcile their obligations and duties with the friendship they both cherish.
May 5, 2016
The "civil war" that erupts among Avengers foments filmmaking invention, not anarchy. It harks back to a comic-book tradition that predates the Avengers.
May 5, 2016
Downey Jr. persists in trying to give a real performance in these Marvel movies, and, against all odds, succeeds.
May 5, 2016
Dependable, reliable, comforting - like ordering at a chain restaurant. You know what kind of meal you're going to get every time, and you'll most likely enjoy it.
May 5, 2016
Simply put, when it comes to juggling multiple superheroes in a single movie, Marvel's latest comes close to setting the standard. And the studio, as well as the villagers, should have cause to rejoice.
May 5, 2016
Mostly, this one registers as sound and fury, signifying sequels.
May 5, 2016
The filmmakers ... understand that they've built up a vast ensemble of character types, all of them played by better-than-average actors, and that they can mix and match the drama, comedy, or action as they see fit.
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