Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Movies 2012: The Avengers (2012)

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The Avengers (2012)

Date seen: 25 April 2012
Rated PG-13, 142 mins
IMDB User Rating: 8.9
Metascore: 69/100
Tomatometer: 93%, Certified Fresh (Audience: 96%)

Movie Notebook Score: 5/10
Recommendation: B - Recommended for those who enjoy super heroes and action.
Grade: GT - Watch if you want to have a Good Time

With an undeniably powerful cast for a supposedly powerful ensemble, this one falls below what it is expected to be. There seems to be a consensus among film-makers on how aliens in science fiction or action movies must look like. Apparently, this one can't stand alone--one must see the prequels or else this would leave you in limbo. Although, this one's entertaining enough.

After watching this movie: 
You might ask if they hired those aliens from another movie.

For your consideration:
  • Visual Effects

Scores from IMDB, Metacritic, and Rottentomatoes are as of posting.  


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