Marvel Movie Minute Season Five • Captain America: The First Avenger • Minute 12

CATFA 012: The Synthetic Man

In this minute of Joe Johnston’s 2011 film ‘Captain America: The First Avenger,’ Bucky takes Steve to the future with Connie and Bonnie – the 1943 World Exposition of Tomorrow.

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Minute Twelve: From Cheering Steve Up to the Start of Something Starky

Joining us on the show today and all week, it’s Kyle Olson and Rob Kubasko from seasons two and three!

In the twelfth minute of Joe Johnston’s 2011 film Captain America: The First Avenger

Steve’s glum, so what’s Bucky supposed to do? He tries cheering Steve up, of course! But let’s face it – it’s his last night here before shipping off so he doesn’t want to hang out with his blue friend. So why not take Steve to the future?
Bucky shows Steve his newspaper. Turns out, the World Expo of Tomorrow’s happening and so they head off through a wonderful dissolve. There, they meet Connie and Bonnie, though it really seems like Bucky has two dates and Steve has none. At some point, Steve mysteriously buys some plot peanuts and we get to talk about the fantastic Synthetic Man Easter egg.
We end the minute with the introduction to Stark’s show and have a brief chat about a subtle but interesting line change from script to screen.
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Andy Nelson and Pete Wright pick up the Infinity Saga Phase I mantle with Captain America: The First Avenger one patriotic minute at a time. 

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