‘Captain America’ and ‘Super 8’ Trailers Get Super Bowl Premiere

‘Transformers 3’, ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides’, and ‘Cowboys and Aliens’ ads will also debut during the big game.
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Fans will get their first look at Captain America during the Super Bowl Super Bowl XLV is just around the corner, with the NFL championship game to air on February 6. Several high-profile 2011 movies will be showcased during the highly-anticipated commercial breaks. Paramount will premiere new ads for Super 8, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Thor and Captain America: The First Avenger, representing the largest studio presence for the Super Bowl commercials.

Disney is also rolling out a new ad for Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, while Universal has bought ad time for a new Cowboys and Aliens commercial. Relativity Media is also getting in the game with a TV spot for Limitless.

Prices for a 30-second TV spot will cost a record $3 million for the Fox telecast, which has prompted other studios to air movie commercials during the pre-game coverage. Sony movies such as Just Go with It, Battle: Los Angeles and Priest will be featured during the pre-game show and Focus Features will premiere a TV spot for The Eagle before the game.

Paramount will also have a pre-game presence with ads for Rango and Kung Fu Panda: The Kaboom of Doom. Warner Bros. and Fox haven't purchased air time for Super Bowl XLV yet, although that still could change.

Super 8 was released June 10th, 2011.

Transformers: Dark of the Moon was released June 29th, 2011.

Thor was released May 6th, 2011.

Captain America: The First Avenger was released July 22nd, 2011.

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides was released May 20th, 2011.

Limitless was released March 18th, 2011.

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