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This Week's New Movies: "The Avengers" Assemble to Dominate the World



    New "Avengers" Trailer Is Totally Awesome

    Earth's mightiest heroes--Iron Man, Hulk, Thor, Hawkeye, Black Widow and Captain America--join forces to fight for the planet's survival. Starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, opens May 4. (Published Wednesday, May 30, 2012)

    The Avengers
    In case you haven't heard, Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, Hulk, Black Widow and Hawkeye are coming together to battle Loki, the Norse god of mischief, and his alien robot army. We've talked to director Joss Whedon, a couple of professional comic book fans who say it's the best superhero movie ever, Tom Hiddleston--the man behind Loki, and Marvel Pictures head Kevin Feige about the future of The Avengers. Read all of our coverage and watch the trailer

    The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
    Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson, Bill Nighy, and Dev Patel star in this dramedy about a group of British ex-pats who head off to India for retirement. Read interview with director John Madden and watch the trailer

    First Position
    A documentary that follows a group of kids as the chase their dreams of being professional ballet dancers. Watch the trailer

    A Little Bit of Heaven    
    Kate Hudson stars as a carefree young woman whose life changes forever when a visit to a doctor brings a cancer diagnosis and a new love interest, played by Gael Garcia Bernal. Watch the trailer

    "The Avengers" on Director Joss Whedon's "Genius"

    [FREEL] "The Avengers" on Director Joss Whedon's "Genius"
    Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans and Clark Gregg open up about director Joss Whedon's "genius" ideas and script for "The Avengers," in theaters May 4.
    (Published Tuesday, May 1, 2012)

    The Perfect Family
    Kathleen Turner stars in this indie dramedy as a devout Catholic forced to reconsider her worldview and values when her son's (Jason Ritter) marriage crumbles and her daughter (Zooey Deschanel) gets engaged to a woman. Read our interview with Kathleen Turner and watch the trailer