The Week in Spandex - The Avengers, Thor 2, Iron Man 3, The Dark Knight Rises, The Wolverine, Kick-Ass 2 and The Not-So-Amazing Spider-Man?

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After years of anticipation, Marvel's The Avengers has finally launched it's attack on the global box-office and with advance ticket sales for the North American release this coming Friday outselling Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man 2, Thor and Captain America: The First Avenger combined, there's every chance that Joss Whedon's epic superhero team-up could challenge the record opening weekend of $169.2 million set by Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 last year. 'Avengers Assemble' opened here in the UK this past Thursday, banking £2.5 million for the third highest opening day behind Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith and Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, and if you're interested, you can take a look my review here [short version: it's fantastic]. For those of you yet to see the film,
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