Friday #1- Movie Review on The Avengers 15 points


The Avenger’s was one of the most groundbreaking movies of this generation, everyone was talking about it and there wasn’t a soul in America who hadn’t heard of the action packed film. The Avengers is about a team of superheroes who band together to defeat one of the team members evil brother, Loki. Loki steals the tesseract which is a cube that contains immense power. Once the superheroes find out that Loki had did not have good intentions using the tesseract, they needed to act immediately to save humanity. Each superhero was tracked down by Nick Fury who is the director of S.H.I.E.L.D and was asked to help the defeat of Loki. The rest of the movie the audience is at the edge of their seats to see what will happen next.

Joss Whedon directed and wrote The Avengers. The budget was $220,000,000, but the movie made $207,438,708 just the opening weekend in the US. This movie was a very big deal to the whole world as well, the worldwide gross was $1,519,557,910.

One of the reasons that it gained such popularity was the humor and quick wit throughout the movie between the characters.  A lot of people who don’t have any interest liked the movie because of the humor and well written chemistry amongst the cast members. It got a 92% on Rotten Tomatoes and is rated PG-13 for intense scenes of action and fighting. This movie raised the bar for other Marvel movies, and left people all over the world wanting a sequel.