It’s a SMASH! Marvel Studios’ latest film, The Avengers, broke the record for the biggest opening weekend in movie history, with an estimated earning of $200.3 million. Movie fans and comic book fans alike are rushing to theaters everywhere to see the highly anticipated superhero flick. The record breaking film is directed by Joss Whedon and stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Samuel L. Jackson, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Chris Hemsworth and Clark Gregg. The film focuses around a team of superheroes that need to work together and fight to save Earth from the evil brother of Thor, Loki, and his army. Can the assembly of the Avengers be enough to save an entire planet, or will Loki and his army get what they wish for?
To say that this film was awesome is a complete understatement. The Avengers is a fast paced, action packed thrill that will have audiences everywhere not only raving about it but seeing it again and again.
The story of The Avengers is at times heartbreaking and obviously filled with vengeance. To see the crime fighting superheroes assemble to attempt to save Earth is breathtaking and makes any audience member feel as though an instant classic film is upon them. Director Joss Whedon did a fantastic job balancing the ensemble cast and showcasing the perfect moments and developing the juxtaposition of hodgepodge characters in an incredible superhero film that will now go down in history.