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Director:
Writers:
Wilton Schiller (written by) &
Patricia Payne (written by)
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Release Date:
23 November 1979 (USA) See more »
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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. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Reb Brown ... Captain America / Steve Rogers

Connie Sellecca ... Dr. Wendy Day
Len Birman ... Dr. Simon Mills

Christopher Lee ... Miguel
Katherine Justice ... Helen Moore
Christopher Cary ... Professor Ian Ilson

William Lucking ... Stader (as Bill Lucking)

Stanley Kamel ... Kramer

Ken Swofford ... Everett Bliss

Lana Wood ... Yolanda
Arthur Rosenberg ... Doctor
William Mims ... Dr. J. Brenner (as Bill Mims)

Alex Hyde-White ... Young Man
Lachelle Chamberlain ... Young Girl
Susan French ... Mrs. Shaw
John Waldron ... Peter Moore
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Timothy O'Hagan ... Cal (uncredited)

Directed by
Ivan Nagy 
 
Writing credits
Wilton Schiller (written by) &
Patricia Payne (written by)

Jack Kirby  characters (uncredited)
Joe Simon  characters (uncredited)

Produced by
Allan Balter .... executive producer
Martin M. Goldstein .... associate producer (as Martin Goldstein)
 
Original Music by
Pete Carpenter 
Mike Post 
 
Cinematography by
Vincent A. Martinelli (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Michael S. Murphy 
 
Casting by
Joe Reich 
 
Art Direction by
David L. Snyder 
 
Set Decoration by
Robert George Freer 
 
Costume Design by
Yvonne Wood 
 
Production Management
Ralph S. Singleton .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Patrick A. Duffy .... first assistant director (as Pat Duffy)
Rod Holcomb .... second unit director
Steven P. Saeta .... second assistant director (as Steven Saeta)
Barry Wetherby .... second assistant director
 
Sound Department
Bruce Bell .... sound effects editor
Jerry Smith .... sound (as Jerry E. Smith)
 
Stunts
Tim Culbertson .... stunts (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Reggie Newkirk .... key first assistant camera (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Ted Roberts .... music editor
Frank Denson .... composer: additional music (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Stan Lee .... consultant
 

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83 min
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Color (Technicolor)
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The second TV pilot for a series that never went into production.See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: Reb Brown and his stunt double have noticeably different physiques; the double's chest is much more defined.See more »
Quotes:
Captain America:How's your memory for numbers, Peter?
Peter Moore:Better than Duke Williams!
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Another Forgettable Captain America Pilot Film, 26 August 2014
Author: Nancy_Grease from Canada

Close on the heels of 1979s Captain America, CBS tried again with this second pilot film called; Death Too Soon starring occasional leading man Reb Brown as the Marvel superhero. Christopher Lee co-stars as the evil mastermind of a plot to create an instant aging serum and antidote in order to extort millions and spread terror and fear. When he's done chasing down a street gang snatching retirement checks, Captain America sets his sights on the dangerous villain. CBS decided to cancel plans to develop a series based on the Captain America character following the failure of The Amazing Spider-man the year before and Wonder Woman's falling ratings that season.

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