The Avengers

The Avengers

The Avengers (2012)
4.0 Stars

rated-pg-13-white  | 143 minutes

Avengers Assemble!

When Thor’s evil brother, Loki (Tom Hiddleston), gains access to the unlimited power of the energy cube called the Tesseract, Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson), director of SHIELD, initiates a superhero recruitment effort to defeat the unprecedented threat to Earth. Joining Fury’s “dream team” are Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.), Captain America (Chris Evans), the Hulk (Mark Ruffalo), Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) and Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner).

Directed by Joss Whedon

Based on the Marvel Comics by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby. “Captain America” created by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby.

CAST & CREW
CAST
Tony Stark/Iron Man
Steve Rogers/Captain America
Bruce Banner/The Hulk
Thor
Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow
Clint Barton/Hawkeye
Loki
Agent Phil Coulson
Agent Maria Hill
World Security Council
Georgi Luchkov
Selvig
Nick Fury
MPAA RATING

MPAA Rated PG-13 Parents Strongly Cautioned for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action throughout, and a mild drug reference

BOX OFFICE

The Avengers was released on May 4, 2012 and spent a total of 22 weeks (154 days) in theaters.

Production Budget
Estimated Budget $220 million
Box Office Revenue
Domestic Box Office
International Box Office
$623,357,910
$896,200,000
Worldwide Box Office $1,519,557,910
PRODUCTION

A Marvel Studios presentation in association with Paramount Pictures of a Marvel Studios production.

RECOMMENDATIONS
Robert Downey Jr.Robert Downey Jr. was born April 4, 1965 in Manhattan, New York. He is known for his roles in Iron Man (2008), Sherlock Holmes (2009) and Chaplin (1992).
Chris EvansChris Evans was born June 13, 1981 in Boston, Massachusetts. He is known for his roles in Captain America: The First Avenger (2011), The Iceman (2012) and Fantastic Four (2005).
Mark RuffaloMark Ruffalo was born November 22, 1967 in Kenosha, Wisconsin. He is known for his roles in Shutter Island (2010), Zodiac (2007) and Now You See Me (2013).
Chris HemsworthChris Hemsworth was born August 11, 1983 in Melbourne, Australia. He is known for his roles in Rush (2013), Thor (2011) and The Cabin in the Woods (2012).
Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson was born November 22, 1984 in New York City, New York. She is known for her roles in The Prestige (2006), Lost in Translation (2003) and Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014).
Jeremy RennerJeremy Renner was born January 7, 1971 in Modesto, California. He is known for his roles in The Hurt Locker (2008), American Hustle (2013) and The Bourne Legacy (2012).
Tom HiddlestonTom Hiddleston was born February 9, 1981 in London, England. He is known for his roles in Midnight in Paris (2011), War Horse (2011) and Thor (2011).
Clark GreggClark Gregg was born April 2, 1962 in Boston, Massachusetts. He is known for his roles in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (TV series), (500) Days of Summer (2009) and Choke (2008).
Cobe SmuldersCobie Smulders was born April 3, 1982 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She is known for her roles in How I Met Your Mother (TV series), Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) and Delivery Man (2013).
Jenny AgutterJenny Agutter was born December 20, 1952 in Taunton, Somerset, England. She is known for her roles in Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), Walkabout (1971) and The Eagle Has Landed (1977).
Jerzi SkolimowskiJerzy Skolimowski was born May 5, 1938 in Lódz, Poland. He is known for his roles in Eastern Promises (2007), The Circle of Deceit (1981) and White Nights (1985).
Stellan SkarsgardStellan Skarsgård was born June 13, 1951 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. He is known for his roles in Good Will Hunting (1997), The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011) and Thor (2011).
Samuel L. JacksonSamuel L. Jackson was born December 21, 1948 in Washington, DC. He is known for his roles in Pulp Fiction (1994), Unbreakable (2000) and Coach Carter (2005).