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Captain America II: Death Too Soon (1979)

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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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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Reb Brown ... Captain America / Steve Rogers
Connie Sellecca ... Dr. Wendy Day
Len Birman 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 Arthur Rosenberg ... Doctor
William Mims William Mims ... Dr. J. Brenner (as Bill Mims)
Alex Hyde-White ... Young Man
Lachelle Chamberlain Lachelle Chamberlain ... Young Girl
Susan French ... Mrs. Shaw
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Storyline

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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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 November 1979 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Capitão America See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Universal Television See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (DVD)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Once Reb Brown was given the second more comic accurate costume. He climbed aboard the Captain America motorcycle and drove all around the Universal Studio's Lot. He said the people on the tour bus waved at him and he smiled and waved back. See more »

Goofs

Reb Brown and his stunt double have noticeably different physiques; the double's chest is much more defined. See more »

Quotes

Miguel: Who in the world would think of looking for the famous terrorist Miguel inside an American penitentiary?
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Alternate Versions

There are two different opening sequences: One begins with a recap of _Captain America_ (1979) and uses the comics-book-cover logo (seen on the video box art) as the title without the "II" or subtitle. The other omits the recap and uses a more generic font for the title, spelling "Captain America II" on three lines in red, white and blue (one color for each line). See more »

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A flawed but fun comic book movie
22 August 1999 | by ThalcosSee all my reviews

A fun television movie. Captain America must uncover a plot by the malevolent terrorist Miguel, who plans to rapidly age the entire city of Portland, OR. Although the Captain's costume needs a bit of help (the helmet is pretty goofy), and the romantic lead is annoying, there's some good super feats and super gadgets evenly distributed throughout the movie. Get some friends who don't mind some comic book camp, and you'll enjoy it.


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