From the Rocketeer to Spider-Man, the Best Superhero Relationships in Film

Jul 19, 2012 Comments

Couple: Steve Rogers and Peggy Carter

In Captain America, director Joe Johnston completely captures the romantic aesthetic of the World War II era and perfectly pairs all-American Captain America/Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) with independent Brit agent Peggy Carter (Hayley Atwell). Individually, Steve’s an earnest, perfect gentleman and Peggy’s a feminine soldier holding her own in a man’s world. Together, they’re both committed heroes that want to rid the world of evil, so of course they’re perfect for one another. Add some tear-inducing sacrifice, and they create a war-time romance with resonance.

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