Movie review: The Avengers

Posted at 10:35 PM, May 05, 2012
and last updated 2012-05-06 00:35:22-04

Steve Oldfield reviews "The Avengers," the latest superhero movie from Disney.

According to Entertainment Weekly, the film earned $18.7 million in midnight showings, making it the second highest-grossing midnight release ever, behind "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2."

The film is projected to make $150 million by the time opening weekend wraps. It has already grossed more than $300 in the foreign box office.