Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. brings together a team of super humans to form The Avengers to help save the Earth from Loki and his army. Director: Joss Whedon; starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans and Scarlett Johansson
The only thing more exciting than one superhero is a bunch of superheroes, guaranteeing that Marvel is sure to score with THE AVENGERS. This action film unites fan favorites Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, and more.
3 stars out of 5 -- "It's funny and it's physical.... Johansson and Renner get to square off in the flick's best mano-a-mano battle, which is thrilling... "-- Amy Nicholson, Box Office
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "THE AVENGERS has it all.... It's TRANSFORMERS with a brain, a heart and a working sense of humor." -- Peter Travers, Rolling Stone
"[I]t's flawless: satisfying fan expectations by soliciting their knowledge through commitment to the source texts and cascading references....