Marvel’s big four year plan has come to its conclusion. There will be a very detailed analysis for the review series Assembling the Avengers but for the time being let’s have a quick review:
Perfectly calculated Marvel’s The Avengers doesn’t do much new and is a servicable summer blockbuster – the thing that keeps bugging me is that I am not sure the 4 year build up justifies a movie that is just o.k.
Fans will love the hell out of it and the less you think about it the better the ride will be or in the words of Roger Ebert:
It provides its fans with exactly what they desire. Whether it is exactly what they deserve is arguable.