Friday, May 04, 2012

"The Avengers" Pull The World Back From The Brink of Disaster

Walt Disney Pictures reports an opening day of $80.5 million for Marvel's "The Avengers" in 4,349 theaters domestic, adding to the $18.7 million from midnight screenings.

The film is on its way to ranking as the second-biggest opening day for a movie ever, following behind the $91 million grossed by "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2", Summer 2011.

The new movie, adapting Marvel Comics "The Avengers" superhero team-up  showcases superheroes 'Iron Man', 'The Incredible Hulk', 'Thor', 'Captain America', 'Hawkeye' and 'Black Widow' :

"When an unexpected enemy emerges that threatens global safety and security, 'Nick Fury', Director of the international peacekeeping agency known as 'S.H.I.E.L.D.', finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster.

"Spanning the globe, a daring recruitment effort begins..."

"The Avengers" stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner and Samuel L. Jackson, written and directed by Joss Whedon.

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "The Avengers"...