Captain America: Civil War Female Stars Kicking Butt & Taking Names

Captain America: Civil War is officially in theaters. Everything I’ve heard so far about it is that it’s the best Captain America movie yet and I’m seriously counting down the days until I can get out and see it. Christa went and saw it on Friday and she seriously flipped out.


Although we all know the main battle happens between two male favorites, Captain America and Iron Man, as a geek girl I have to give some love to all of the fantastic and butt-kicking female stars of the movie.


For those of you that haven’t seen the movie yet or need a little refresher about the movie, here’s the official trailer.


Captain America: Civil War Trailer

Seriously, how AWESOME does this movie look?!?

To celebrate Captain America: Civil War opening, check out this amazing video highlighting the female stars in the film including Scarlett Johansson (“Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow”), Emily VanCamp (“Sharon Carter / Agent 13”), and Elizabeth Olsen (“Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch”)!

Captain America: Civil War Featurette

Growing up, there weren’t a lot of female super heroes. Seeing so many women all in one movie fighting for what they believe is so empowering. I can only imagine how great it is for young girls everywhere to see that it’s not just the boys that can save our world, but that girls can and do make a difference, too.

captain america civil war scarlet witch

Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War Scarlet Witch/Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) Photo Credit: Film Frame © Marvel 2016

The one female character I’m most excited to see in the movie is Scarlet Witch. We’ve all gotten to know more about Black Widow and Agent 13 through other movies and TV, but I’m beyond excited to see Scarlet Witch really do her thing in Civil War. Her fantastic costume update alone is making me want to see and learn more about her character.

Projected to bring in $181.8 million for it’s North American box office debut, as well as doing amazingly well in reviews from both critics and movie goers, Captain America: Civil War is the perfect movie to kick off the summer. So here’s to an amazing movie and the awesome female superheroes helping to make it all happen!

What did you think of Captain America: Civil War? Which female hero are you most excited to see?

About Danielle Knapp

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Danielle is an Associate Editor at The Fairytale Traveler specializing in lifestyle, family and products. She's a married mom of one, is an Orlando, FL native and writes on her blog about living the geeky life. She has a love of all things nerdy, is a bit of a crazy cat lady, and enjoys baking and crafting with her son. She can often be found with her nose in a good book or playing at Disney.

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