In Theaters: May 4th, 2012
Marvel Studios presents in association with Paramount Pictures "Marvel's The Avengers"--the Super Hero team up of a lifetime, featuring iconic Marvel Super Heroes Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Hawkeye and Black Widow. 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. Starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner and Samuel L. Jackson, and directed by Joss Whedon, "Marvel's The Avengers" is based on the ever-popular Marvel comic book series "The Avengers," first published in 1963 and a comics institution ever since. Prepare yourself for an exciting event movie, packed with action and spectacular special effects, when "Marvel's The Avengers" assemble in summer 2012. In "Marvel's The Avengers," superheroes team up to pull the world back from the brink of disaster when an unexpected enemy threatens global security.
'The Avengers" is neither overwhelming nor underwhelming. What it expertly is, is whelming.
Kyle Smith, New York Post - April 27, 2012
"The Avengers" is done well by Joss Whedon, with style and energy. It provides its fans with exactly what they desire.
Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times - May 3, 2012
Audiences have been eagerly anticipating this first all-hero extravaganza for years. The wait was worth it.
Claudia Puig, USA Today - May 3, 2012
One of the great joys of Marvel's The Avengers is its sense of humor about itself.
Richard Roeper, Richard Roeper.com - April 30, 2012
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Kicking off the summer box office in style, Disney and Marvel Studios' The Avengers is expected to gross $65 million to $67 million on Friday, surpassing all previous ...
Avengers Mid-night performance has forced us to keep our jaws wide open! The Multi-Super-Hero Starrer has grossed $80.5 Million, making it the second biggest summer debut after...
|Domestic Gross (U.S.) (% Share)||$623.36 Million (30.9%)|
|+||Overseas Gross (Foreign) (% Share)||$1.39 Billion (69.1%)|
|=||Total Worldwide Gross||$2.02 Billion (100%)|
Data as of 10/04/12 6:30 PM GMT
Studios get on average 55 percent share of the total gross.View Full Box Office Analysis & Reports for The Avengers