21 September 2011 8:54 AM, PDT | Hollywoodnews.com | See recent Hollywoodnews.com news »

By Sean O’Connell

Hollywoodnews.com: Marvel Studios unveiled a teaser trailer and a full press release for its upcoming Blu-ray and DVD release of Joe Johnston’s summer hit “Captain America: The First Avenger,” and as expected, the set will have a significant tease for next summer’ “The Avengers,” currently being shot by Joss Whedon.

Here’s the trailer. The presser follows below:

As the clip reveals, the disc will take you deep behind the scenes of this Marvel origin story, showing how Johnston shrunk the buff Chris Evans to play skinny Steve Rogers and setting up the character’s pivotal role in Whedon’s ensemble.

Marvel also recently released “Thor” on Blu-ray and DVD, completing the unofficial prequel kit that sets the table for “The Avengers.” Now collectors can bounce from “Thor” to “Iron Man,” from “The Incredible Hulk” to “Captain America” to see how the pieces fit. »

- Sean O'Connell

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