The end results are a stunning 3D Blu-ray riddled with striking visuals and plenty of depth to the image. D , which was co-founded by Iron Man's father Howard Stark, has been preparing for such a cataclysmic event. I also like how throughout the movie some of the dialogue forces you to wonder what they are talking about and thus encouraging you to go and watch the individual character movies to get a better understanding of the whole thing. The lenticular slipcover is slick, but the way the discs are housed in the case is less than stellar. An old man makes the Nazi parallel obvious, then so does Captain America. Even if you hadn't seen any of the previous films, there was a sort of pop culture awareness around most of them by the time it was released that you'd be hard pressed to go in blind about anyone except the characters who didn't have their own film yet and were, however regrettably, less important because of it. Lots and lots goes all in this movie, and not all in the action.
But will these lone wolves find a way to band together? The 3D in the film was weak, and the film is dark, so I found the 2D version preferable. Plus, did I mention Loki??? Audio for both the Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D is mixed in thunderous 7. Let's hope the short's enjoyable stars, Jesse Bradford and Lizzy Caplan, will headline the upcoming series. The transfer is otherwise excellent, and the soundtrack is deliciously bass-heavy. In every show, every film, you see threads that lead back or forward to other events in the Universe, and it's this sort of continuity that the fans love. Even the best previous Marvel-made movies like Iron Man or Captain America taper off toward the end.
Which starts Fury on his plan to assemble his team of superheroes. Clint Barton, the world's greatest marksman, S. With seven leads, that's pretty amazing. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches. Never has a villain been so much fun and yet so sinister at the same time, no doubt due entirely to Tom Hiddleston's excellent acting and portrayal. Yeah, there is some suspension of disbelief, and it's never clear whether the bad guys are robots or organic or some mixture of the two, but who cares. Especially when you compare it to the next largest Marvel franchise, X-Men, which has some major timeline problems around Wolverine.
Combine that with a well-loved director who isn't afraid to sucker punch his audience, and you've got a perfect mix for a film that doesn't just thrill audiences with fight scenes that are larger-than-life, but gets people to invest emotionally in a fictional world. If not, the Joy has gone out of Mudville, because no one realized what Tim H and Evan Peters bring to this franchise : sex, wit,sex, intelligence, great sense of timing,and a great sense of humor and humanity. But the best part is when the overlaps are huge, and your favorite characters meet and have a new adventure together. All in all, this is a film that should be in every collection because it's not just great, it's revolutionary. . With this many stars, it's tough to give them all enough screen time but the directorial style of flipping from the viewpoint of one major character to another is brilliant.
The short itself is fun and energetic, following a young couple who manage to get one of the alien guns from the New York invasion up and running. Clues galore are thrown in and make this a come together and fight for Earth winner. Recently I bought a Looney Tunes collection for them to watch, and among the collection are a lot of road runner cartoons. The disc closes out with a Soundgarden music video. When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S. When we last saw him, he fell to his apparent death in the infinite abyss. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release.
The character dynamics are grounded and emotionally engaging. Jackson and Phil Coulson Clark Gregg have been popping in and out of marvel universe stories for years, but now it's time to bring them all together. But around this point the movie starts coming together much like the team itself. And while its Blu-ray success is guaranteed so much so that Marvel didn't even care if High-Def Digest reviewed the film after becoming the third highest grossing movie of all time, earlier this year I was pretty skeptical. Spend the cash and get the complete set. Praise Whesus, I have seen the light! It's a team-up flick, but it's a team-up of characters we've all been introduced to before.
For me, the high point was. We will update this page with more details as they become available. While Marvel has struggled in the past with their adaptations we're looking at you, Nick Fury: Agent of S. The Earth is in danger from an unstoppable and wickedly clever foe, and the only way to save it is to form a team of very special people. It's time to activate The Avengers Initiative, Phase One.
While not every scene works in 3D, director Joss Whedon and cinematographer Seamus McGarvey do a terrific job composing shots with 3D in mind. They pick up on every little reference, read into every word of dialogue, every prop placement, every choice that the creative team makes, and this is what has made Avengers so successful. Sometimes you're only telling a story about one character, with easter egg connections tossed in for good fun. It's a first, and because of this it absolutely has its flaws, but it's definitely a game changer. Agents Nick Fury Samuel L.
They then proceed to wreak havoc with it, that is, until S. After some awkwardly dished out exposition, the cosmic cube opens up and brings Loki Hiddleston into the picture. Not just as superheroes, mind you, but as people. They didn't just create a franchise or franchises -- the goal of all film studios and fearful executives -- but rather what they call a cinematic universe. Be sure to check back for more news regarding that release.