In Movie Theaters May 4, 2012
The About face: The characters from the big screen movies The Hulk, Captain America, Thor, Iron Man and more... unite.
Check out 8 The Avengers character movie posters.
The Wild side: When an unexpected enemy emerges that threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, Director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. Spanning the globe, a daring recruitment effort begins.
The Avengers movie is based on the ever-popular Marvel comic book series The Avengers, first published in 1963 and a comics institution ever since.
In The Avengers, superheroes team up to pull the world back from the brink of disaster when an unexpected enemy threatens global security.
The Movie facts: Move over The Dark Knight and Avatar. Wild About Movies predicts that The Avengers becomes the highest grossing movie of all time. Not only will it be released in 3D - with inflated ticket prices - the movie The Avengers features the characters from movies that are already fan favorites; Iron Man, Captain America, Thor and The Hulk and more. And the actors who play the aforementioned characters in the previously mentioned Marvel films, reprise their roles in The Avengers.
Yes, in the movie The Avengers, Robert Downey Jr. plays Iron Man, and Scartlett Johansson is Black Widow. Chris Hemsworth plays Thor. Samuel Jackson is Nick Fury. Chris Evans plays Captain America, and Lou Ferrigno voices The Hulk. Oh. And Mark Ruffalo is The Hulk. And much, much more. We're expecting close to $1 billion at the U.S. movie box office. Or at least the closest than any movie in history has ever come to the $1 billion mark at the U.S. box office.
CAST: Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Don Cheadle, Neal McDounough, Samuel Jackson, Jeremy Renner, Lou Ferrigno, Clark Gregg, Tom Hiddleston, Hugo Weaving
DIRECTOR: Joss Whedon
STUDIO: Walt Disney Pictures
RATING: PG-13 (For comic book violence, adult situations, language)