The Avengers (2012)


I found Thor very unsatisfactory, the 2 recent Hulk movies very lacking, and Captain America fairly bad. That's why I was concerned when I heard that my favorite comic book hero, Iron Man, would be paired with them into one movie. I was also concerned by the fact that Jon Favreau was not directing. Luckily the movie turned out a lot better than I expected.

So, what makes it so good: