5 times Captain America Civil War nailed it

Captain America: Civil War delivered pretty much everything I wanted from essentially Avengers 3. It had great humor, character moments and instant classic action sequences. Team Cap and Team Iron Man battled it out in what has to be the most dynamic must-see on the big screen confrontation we’ve seen in theaters yet. There were two highly anticipated debuts, a major change for a character and a definitive answer as to who would win when Captain America and Iron Man squared off.

Under the direction of self-professed comic book fans Joe and Anthony Russo, Civil War felt like one of those epic crossovers that was all the rage from back in the 80s and 90s. Even better, this was one of those rare major blockbuster events that surpassed expectations. With so many outstanding moments to choose from, it was hard to narrow it down, but here are the five times Civil War in the words of Peter Parker – nailed it to become the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s standout effort.


No. 1 – Sometimes when you win you really lose