• Released
  • May 4, 2012
  • PG-13 , 2 hr 23 min
  • Action/Adventure
  • 17,808 Fan Ratings
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Synopsis: Superheroes join forces against an unexpected enemy.

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100

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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100

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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88

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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83

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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80

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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75

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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75

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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63

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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60

Movieline

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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40

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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The avengers 3d

By avgn577
Marvels The avengers had it all good stories, comedy, action, romance, all of the above. At the end of the credits it reveals a hint to the sequel. Avengers Age of ultron may 2015....

By jbigrisk
Flipping best motherFing movie...

By smccabe1188
Greatest superhero movie of all-time! Truly a masterpiece and one of the greatest blockbusters to hit the big screen!...

By sockman847
JUST GO WATCH IT...

Overrated but entertaining

By alexnina15
It seems like I am in the very small minority of not LOVING this movie. I was entertained by the movie but it ultimately left me wanting more. I am not a huge Joss Whedon fan as his work comes off to...

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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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