Does Chris Evans' end of the contract with Marvel signify the
death of Captain America is approaching? Well, according to the
comic book story, Captain America certainly dies after the Avengers
But the MCU bosses and Civil War writer Stephen McFeely, have no
intention to bring a premature end to the popular Captain America
When asked if ever Captain America is ever going to die in the
context of the movie, Stephen McFeely said "No".
"It also makes him too definitely a martyr and makes it feel
like he was right. And we wanted neither side to be right or wrong.
We wanted to end it kind of queasy. Both opinions are still
standing at the end of the movie." Said Stephen McFeely.
Captain America Civil War director Anthony Russo also explains
that though they are thinking about bringing a change in the
character, they are certainly not thinking of striking the
"We were saying to ourselves, the genre - and perhaps the MCU -
has gotten to a point where the audience are sensing the patterns
in the genre. Joe and I have always been about: how do we subvert
genre?" Said Anthony Russo.
However, Russo also hinted at the fact that Steve Rogers played
by Chris Evans may not return as Captain America. "Dropping the
shield is a rejection of the Captain America identity and a choice
to embrace the Steve Rogers identity."