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'Captain America: The First Avenger' Trailer Hits

Chris Evans stars as Steve Rogers in the film, due in theaters this July.

The first trailer for Captain America is here and it's about time.

We get a skinny and weak Chris Evans as Steve Rogers, and the origin is sketched out for the first half of the trailer. Is that TMI? Nah, because we get served up a great line: "Because a weak man knows the value of strength, knows the value of power." 

Not quite the level of, "With great power comes great responsibility" (the famous Spider-Man phrase), but the great delivery does put it close to that ballpark.

The trailer builds nicely to a quick peek at the Red Skull and to some action.

Don't yield, back the shield! (To borrow a phrase.)

The film opens July 22.