A superpowered crowd-pleaser, Marvel’s The Avengers
wows its way into comics-to-film history as one of the greatest popcorn flicks of its era. Aided by a universe filled with already iconic heroes, Marvel Studios pulls off the impossible with a movie that includes heaping doses of comedy, character, and carnage. The age-old question concerning this cinematic team-up has been how one could balance the larger-than-life heroes along with their respective actors. That question is answered here -- and how! Along with mega moments of action, filmmaker Joss Whedon skillfully pairs up the motley crew, crafting unity out of strife in scenes that aren’t all fought on th...