Re: Captain America: The First Avenger-Review, Discuss, Grade, Sequel,
Exploring the "man out of time" angle is one of the most important parts of his character; no way would it make sense to do three movies in World War II.
First Cap has a rich back story before Avengers. Just because it's relatively unknown doesn't mean it isn't important.
Second how much exploring the "man out of time" angle is going to be done in an ensemble piece like The Avengers (plus it's funnier and more effective when it was done with Thor).
Third original Cap (not Ultimate Cap) was always shown to be ahead of the curve (plus he was exposed to all that super Nazis science) he's not going to be a total fish out water.
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