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Marvel's The Avengers 3D Synopsis
Superheroes join forces to save the world from an unexpected enemy.

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San Francisco Chronicle

By Amy Biancolli
There are moments of genuine pathos, genuine humor, genuine surprise. As much as the film adheres to the strictures of the standard...
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Most impressive of all, The Avengers makes superhero movies new again - a colossal task indeed.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
The Avengers has it all. And then some. Six superheroes for the price of one ticket... It's also the blockbuster I saw in my head when I...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
In terms of storytelling, The Avengers is for the most part a highly functional, banged-together vehicle that runs on synthetic franchise...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Todd McCarthy
Whedon and his cohorts have managed to stir all the personalities and ingredients together so that the resulting dish, however familiar, is...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
You don't need to be a "comic-book person" to find the set pieces exhilarating. But if you are such a person, or a fan of the movies that...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Whedon weaves a story that allows each of the heroes to do what they do best. And while they may not have exactly equal time, audiences get...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
The chaos and carnage here is just a pumped-up take on a tradition that harks back to Godzilla, and harks back, of course, to the Marvel...
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By Stephanie Zacharek
The picture is broken down into narrative chunks that ultimately don't tell much of a story – what you get instead is a series of...
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
A slow start, a single star performance surrounded by indifferent acting and an onslaught of computer effects that range from...
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Best Super Hero Movie Ever!

By Dstanleyone
This is now my favorite super hero movie!! Every character had a part and every part was important. Plot was excellent! Nothing like a good villain to threaten Earth and watch him get his butt...

Great Culmination of Several Storylines

By damonr
They did an amazing job on this movie, Joss Whedon delivered with his brand of classy and intelligent humor. The acting was above average, and I was sincerely impressed with the culmination of all...

Honest review from a Non Comicbook fan just movie lover

By photofreakdave
Just saw The Avengers which was a pretty well done movie. A lot of action but a good balance between action and humor so it wasn't overwhelming like many other high action movies. Unlike the...

Action packed!

By chatter383
This movie was awesome. Well written, great story line. Lots of action with the various characters, though it was not over-the-top, or hard to keep up. Lots of comical moments that I like to...

What Superhero movies should be

By rwsportsfit
This movie was about as good as superhero flicks could be with a task large enough to warrant all the heros combined and plenty of character for the audience to invest in. Joss Whedon did a...


By sbosarge
Movie was a little slow to start, boggy during the back story, but more than made up for it in the final battle. Stay through the credits, you won't want to miss the sequel tie in (can anyone say...

Marvel's The Avengers 3D

By navyjane
Awsome! A fun time to be had. The 3D and CGI appeared to be seamless. Witty dialogue for the adult kids in the audience. Can't wait to see it again on Blueray ! It must be fun to dress up in cool...


By wkoepke
A must see for Marvel Fans - great story line and a hidden teaser at the end. The movie is phenominal especially in 3-D and I have to say that the only problem is in a few super fast action scenes...

Holy WOW

By positivewun
Great flick and everything i had thought it would be. Being an old comic fan I was completely pleased and would recommend this movie to anyone....

Avengers Assemble!

By ThatDudeAR
This is a MUST SEE (pre)summer blockbuster! Great action, good story and the clip at the end... can't wait for Avengers 2! Robert Downey Jr. makes this film; a lot of actors could play Iron Man but...

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Rated PG-13 | For Intense Sci-Fi Action/Violence and A Mild Drug Reference
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 13+ Heroes work together in explosive comic book adventure.
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