Dr. Bruce Banner, thanks to a gamma ray experiment gone wrong, transforms into a giant green-skinned hulk whenever his pulse rate gets too high. Meanwhile, a soldier uses the same technology to become an evil version of the original.
A human-looking indestructible cyborg is sent from 2029 to 1984 to assassinate a waitress, whose unborn son will lead humanity in a war against the machines, while a soldier from that war is sent to protect her at all costs.
When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men, led by Professor Charles Xavier, and the Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organized under Xavier's former ally, Magneto.
Ex-con Jensen Ames is forced by the warden of a notorious prison to compete in our post-industrial world's most popular sport: a car race in which inmates must brutalize and kill one another on the road to victory.
Set in a futuristic world where humans live in isolation and interact through surrogate robots, a cop is forced to leave his home for the first time in years in order to investigate the murders of others' surrogates.
Depicting the events after the Gamma Bomb. 'The Incredible Hulk' tells the story of Dr Bruce Banner, who seeks a cure to his unique condition, which causes him to turn into a giant green monster under emotional stress. Whilst on the run from military which seeks his capture, Banner comes close to a cure. But all is lost when a new creature emerges; The Abomination. Written by
The Polar F5 heart rate monitor watch used by Bruce Banner requires a wireless chest sensor in order to monitor a heart rate. There are several scenes where the chest sensor is clearly not present, yet the watch shows his current heart rate. See more »
SPOILER: A scene appears before the closing credits: as General Ross sits in a bar, he is visited by Tony Stark, who banters a little and finally informs Ross "they're putting a team together." This leads into The Avengers (2012) (a superhero team of which Iron Man and the Hulk are founding members). See more »
Better in every way to the 2003 film, this movie is another in a line of films that will set up the Avengers movie on the big screen. Iron Man was a better film on the whole, however, I thought this one had by far the better final showdown fight. The story has Bruce Banner on the run from General Ross and the army as they want the incredible power that resides in Banner. They wish to create their own super soldiers. There is a great chase scene in I think Rio and of course the transformation and the first meeting of the Hulk and a soldier named Emil Blonsky. Bruce goes on the run again and makes his way to the university where Betty Ross works in order to find data on the gamma experiment to send information to a scientist that Bruce has been communicating with in hopes of a cure. Meanwhile, Blonsky is given a super soldier serum and the next encounter with the Hulk ends up with him being nearly killed. Finally, Blonsky gains the ultimate power and it is up to Bruce and his mean green alter ego to save the day. The action in this one is great, the Hulk looks rather good as does the Abomination and their fight is one of the better ones in a comic book based movie, especially between two super strong characters. The only complaints I have is that the feel of the movie is just not right. It feels like you jump in the middle of a story that needed a bit more background. I just do not know how to say it, unlike Iron Man, something feels off. So good movie yes, but Iron Man is still the top avenger so far.
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