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Captain America II: Death Too Soon (1979)

TV Movie  |   |  Action, Sci-Fi  |  23 November 1979 (USA)
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The star spangled hero must battle a villain's plan to poison America with a chemical that horrifically accelerates the aging process.

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Miguel
Katherine Justice ...
Helen Moore
Christopher Cary ...
Professor Ian Ilson
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Stader (as Bill Lucking)
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Kramer
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Everett Bliss
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Yolanda
Arthur Rosenberg ...
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Lachelle Chamberlain ...
Young Girl
Susan French ...
Mrs. Shaw
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When Simon Mills is looking for a missing scientist, he believes that a revolutionary knows as Miguel has him. And that he is using him to get his formula for something that can accelerate the aging process. So he sends Steve Rogers aka Captain America to find him. His only lead is a chemical that the scientist needs for his formula. Steve follows it to small town. It's then that Steve notices some weird things going on.Some men tell Steve to leave town. It's also then that Miguel threatens to spray the chemical on a major city unless his demands are met. Which the President will not agree to. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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The second TV pilot for a series that never went into production. See more »

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Throughout the scene when Steve is helping Pete with his chores (feeding the horses), there is a microphone unit visible stuffed in the back of Pete's pants. See more »

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Steve Rogers: Miguel, the revolutionary?
Dr. Simon Mills: The man behind the airport slaughter at Copenhagen, the massacre at the World Cup Track meet and most of the kidnapings and executions of diplomats all over Europe.
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Equally Poor Sequel.
23 August 2013 | by (North America) – See all my reviews

Reb Brown returns as Captain America/Steve Rogers in another stale and lifeless adaptation of the comic book. Plot is uninspired and forgettable, though again the whole thing is innocuous, so may have some nostalgic value, but "The Incredible Hulk" it is not!(That second pilot film, "Death In The Family" got it right.) Christopher Lee plays the villain, intent on world conquest of course, but this part is beneath him, and he does seem bored by the whole thing; this actor is a horror film legend(Hammer Film studio veteran with Dracula, Frankenstein, and the Mummy to his credit, among many others) so to see him in this is just sad.

Marvel Films would have greater success many years later it seems with Chris Evans!


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