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Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

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The Avengers and their allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe.

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Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

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Christopher Markus (screenplay by), Stephen McFeely (screenplay by) | 14 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert Downey Jr. ... Tony Stark / Iron Man
Chris Hemsworth ... Thor
Mark Ruffalo ... Bruce Banner / Hulk
Chris Evans ... Steve Rogers / Captain America
Scarlett Johansson ... Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow
Don Cheadle ... James Rhodes / War Machine
Benedict Cumberbatch ... Doctor Strange
Tom Holland ... Peter Parker / Spider-Man
Chadwick Boseman ... T'Challa / Black Panther
Zoe Saldana ... Gamora
Karen Gillan ... Nebula
Tom Hiddleston ... Loki
Paul Bettany ... Vision
Elizabeth Olsen ... Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch
Anthony Mackie ... Sam Wilson / Falcon
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Storyline

As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six Infinity Stones, artifacts of unimaginable power, and use them to inflict his twisted will on all of reality. Everything the Avengers have fought for has led up to this moment, the fate of Earth and existence has never been more uncertain. Written by Marvel Studios

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action throughout, language and some crude references. | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 April 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Avengers 3 See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$321,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$257,698,183, 29 April 2018, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$678,815,482

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,048,709,917
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2.39 : 1
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In the Sanctum Santorum, Tony Stark pulls out the flip phone that Steve sent him at the end of Captain America: Civil War (2016). When it shows the phone number on the phone, the area code displays 678. This is the area code for metro Atlanta, Georgia, same as where most of the movie was filmed. See more »

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The Rubberband Man
Written by Thom Bell (as Thomas Bell) and Linda Creed
Performed by The Spinners
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Group
By arrangement with Warner Music Group & TV Licensing
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Avengers Infinity War: Marvels crown jewel
4 May 2018 | by PlatypuschowSee all my reviews

Let me be clear Infinity War is not flawless, it has its faults but thankfully they are overshadowed by two hours of awesomeness.

Every movie in the Marvel universe for the last decade has ultimately been building up to this therefore expectations were through the roof and for the most part it delivers.

Almost every character from the MCU teams up to face its most dangerous foe yet, the mad titan himself Thanos and if you know anything about the comics then going in you'd know to brace yourself for heartache.

With all the hype as to who wouldn't survive the film I'm left wondering just how many deaths are permanent, this is a superhero universe after all so never say never.

Though the story and Thanos's motivations differ from the comic this can be forgiven as the new story is wafer thin but competent.

As you can imagine one of the most exciting things about Infinity War was uniting heroes we've never seen side by side and that certainly delivers on all fronts. The action is thick and fast, despite the dark overtone we have plenty of comedy and teenage Groot didn't ruin the film like I feared he would.

Obviously this is not a big finale and merely a high profile chapter in a much larger story but the movie is highly climatic regardless.

I am saddened that this wasn't a two parter, alike Civil War (2016) this was a huge story and perhaps should have been broken up across movies.

Infinity War is a contender for the best Marvel movie and instead of feeling burnt out after the never ending stream of films this has wet my appetite for more and I can't wait for the next film.

Excellent stuff, though where in the blue hell was Ant Man?

The Good:

Children of Thanos

Thanos

All out action as expected

Ties everything together nicely

The Bad:

Peter Dinklage (Never thought I'd say that)

So many characters were spread too thin

Things I Learnt From This Movie:

If Thanos and Cable ever meet its going to be super weird

Dishonest footage/photos are commonplace now (Look up the footage of Hulk in Wakanda running with the rest of the team) Seriously, never happened.

Somewhere out there right now are DC fans claiming this is a bad film


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