The Avengers is thought by many to be one of the best Marvel movies out there. This isn’t only because it’s Marvel’s most successful franchise, but also because it brings together some of the most epic superheroes ever, all in one place: Thor, Captain America, Hawkeye, The Hulk, Iron-Man, and Black Widow. The films are entertaining, exciting, and sometimes even heartbreaking.
The film, like other Marvel Cinematic Universe films, is based on classic comics and superhero tales and brings to life some of the most interesting stories. Fans love the cast almost as much as they do the movie: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Jeremy Renner, Scarlett Johansson, and Tom Hiddleston feel like a group of people you just want to be friends with. Maybe that’s why it’s so interesting to hear the behind-the-scenes facts about the movie, getting a glimpse of what it was like to shoot something so exciting. Below are a bunch of facts on how the actors and actresses involved got into their roles, some things that almost made it into the film and would have changed everything, and even some seriously adorable moments between the cast. Even the biggest fans won’t know all of these!
"With this many heroes, the only way you can really earn them - earn the idea that they are heroes - is that you put them through a meat grinder," he said.
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