The Avengers

'Snow White' puts bite on box office; 'Avengers' rises to No. 3 all-time

(AP) – “Snow White & the Huntsman” turned out to be a fairer box-office beauty than Hollywood anticipated. According to studio estimates Sunday, Universal Pictures’ action yarn inspired by the fairy-tale princess debuted strongly at […]

06/03/2012

Space 'Avengers'

(CNS) – Having already dominated theaters on Earth, Marvel Studios’ record-breaking blockbuster film “The Avengers” is now heading into space. The studio announced today that it has partnered with NASA to uplink the film to […]

06/01/2012

Movie review: The Avengers — no spoilers!

What’s all the hoopla about “The Avengers?” Here’s the review from Leo Quinones, host of the Film Freak Movie Talk Show, heard on KFWB NEWS TALK 980, Saturdays, 4pm Pacific time: Marvel’s The Avengers *NO […]

05/08/2012

'Avengers' ups dollar power with $207.4M opening

(AP) – “The Avengers” has extended its box-office superpowers with a record $207.4 million opening weekend domestically, an even bigger start than originally projected. Final figures from distributor Disney on Monday put the film’s debut […]

05/07/2012

'Avengers' takes off with $18.7M at midnight shows

(AP) – Iron Man and his fellow avengers are off to a solid start as they bring their save-the-world act to U.S. theaters. “The Avengers” launched domestically early Friday with $18.7 million from midnight screenings. […]

05/04/2012

'Avengers' shoot high overseas with $185.1M

(AP) – “The Avengers” isn’t playing yet on U.S. movie screens, but the superhero dream team already is a marvel at the worldwide box office. Final figures from distributor Disney on Monday put the overseas […]

04/30/2012

Did you vote for your city?

A Facebook campaign from Marvel Studios allowed fans to decide where an advance screening of the movie, “The Avengers” will be shown. Early screenings will start with shows in Los Angeles, New York City, Chicago, […]

04/02/2012