Third Captain America Flick Gets an Official Release Date

Posted Monday April 7, 2014 7:28 PM GMT

With "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" currently making waves at the box office, Marvel confirmed the release date of the third film on Monday (April 7).

Facing off against another superhero flick, "Batman vs. Superman," the movie officially hits theaters on May 6, 2016.

The studio hopes to replicate the success of the second film, which just hit an April opening weekend record of $96.2 million.

If you can't wait that long, check out Chris Evans as Captain America in "Avengers: Age of Ultron" on May 1, 2015.