With "The Avengers" opening at midnight Friday, May 4, interest in the movie is peaking. Apparently the film is living up to its hype. In his review, Globe critic Wesley Morris writes, "Thereís almost nothing to dislike; itís as close as a movie can come to the fantastical reality of a good comic book."
Take our quiz to find out which Avenger you share the most in common with, check out scenes from the movie's premieres, and take a look at other comic book movies. And watch Globe critics Ty Burr and Wesley Morris discuss "The Avengers" below:
Are you excited about "The Avengers"? Are you planning to see it at midnight on Friday?
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Take 2 reviews and podcast
Look for new reviews by Ty Burr and Wesley Morris at the end of each week in multiple formats.