Avengers: Battle for Earth trailer (E3 2012)

This game is being developed by Ubisoft for the Wii U and XBOX 360 Kinect. Looks like the PS3 Move is not being included, at this point.


Thoughts on The Avengers (2012)

Avengers Assemble!

The Avengers ( 2012)
Director: Joss Whedon
Trailer # 2

Before the Movie:

Decided to see the movie at  the  Loews Streets of Woodfield 20

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There was a bit of a time to wait and quite a bit of  a line. People in line were enjoying concession snacks, talking about other movies, movie theaters and just entertaining themselves. The line eventually went all the way back toward the (upper level) concessions.  AMC staff was always around. All part of the Opening weekend experience.

Waiting in line outside the theater room 40 minutes before…

The whole room was packed…Previews for before the feature were:
The Amazing Spider-Man

Thoughts on the Movie:

The movie is 2 hrs and 23 minutes long. As Big Budget movie as you can get ( 220 Million).
Joss Whedon really did it! Action, comedy and story.  Each Hero did have their moment in the to shine. They also get to the point where they seemed very drained.

The Iron Man flight sequences were some of my favorite parts. I would even say they were as  good, if not better than the ones found in the Iron Man movies. We see more of S.H.I.E.L.D (more than just a  link between films)   Really nice how they bought back some of the other characters from previous marvel movies. Stan “The man” Lee makes his usual Cameo at some point. Stay seated until after the credit finish rolling for a little extra something.

Alan Silvestri did an great job with the film’s score. The (main) Avengers theme  was still playing in my mind after the end of the movie. The man can score Superhero films.

That’s all I can really say without going into more heavy spoilers…


My Ticket from the showing. The waiting time and ticket price were both worth it.
I definitely recommended that you watch this film, even if you’re not a comic book fan. Would be willing to watch the movie again. I hope there will be a lot of special features when this comes to Blu-Ray/DVD. Really odd how the US got the movie later than the rest of the world.

Additional Info:
Official Website
IMDB page

AMC Theaters Marvel Movie Marathon

This should be a really treat for the Marvel movie fans here in the state of Illinois. AMC Theaters is having a (Ultimate) Marvel movie marathon on May 3rd 2012. Thursday, starting at 11:30 AM. $40.00 USD a seat. You will be able to watch the following films:

Screencap of the AMC Marvel movie Marathon page

  • Iron Man
  • Iron Man 2
  • Incredible Hulk ( The Ed Norton Hulk)
  • Thor
  • Captain America
  • Avengers

In the theater pretty much the entire day. Some of the films will be presented in RealD 3D (see page) There appear to be only two Theaters in Illinois who will be participating:


  • AMC River East 21
  • 322 East Illinois Street
  • Chicago, IL 60611

South Barrington/Hoffman Estates area

  • AMC South Barrington
  • 30175 Studio Drive
  • South Barrington,  IL  60010

The AMC page also lists the other AMC theaters and US Cities participating in this “Mighty” Marvel event.

Another Avengers movie trailer

I just found out about a new trailer for this summer’s Avengers movie

Just wanted to share this for those who haven’t seen it yet.

Marvel’s The Avengers trailer is out

This first trailer for (Marvel’s) The Avengers movie was released yesterday. I like the roster and an enemy from a past Marvel movie is back.