The Avengers

Metascore
12

Overwhelming dislike - based on 19 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 19
  2. Negative: 16 out of 19

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Critic Reviews

  1. A smorgasbord of bad ideas, sumptuously over-realized.
  2. Reviewed by: David Ansen
    40
    This is an elaborate production, but all the jazzy sets and explosions in the world can't disguise the story's complete lack of urgency.
  3. 40
    What's missing is chemistry: the right blend of seriousness and whimsy, and charmingly compelling interplay between leads Ralph Fiennes and Uma Thurman.
User Score
2.4

Generally unfavorable reviews- based on 51 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 9
  2. Negative: 7 out of 9
  1. RousieR.
    Nov 7, 2006
    0
    I'm not such a fan of the original show to say a remake couldn't be made. This attempt, however SHOUDN'T have been made. God I'm not such a fan of the original show to say a remake couldn't be made. This attempt, however SHOUDN'T have been made. God awful in every way. Even the leather lost its apeal (pun intended). Full Review »
  2. MarkS.
    Jul 5, 2006
    1
    The only reason this movie doesn't get a 0 is because Uma Thurman is in it. And she is utterly wasted. What were her and Connery thinking?
  3. Apr 24, 2016
    1
    Watch Marvel's "The Avengers" instead. It's 100% better than what you're seeing right now. This one doesn't even have any right to live up toWatch Marvel's "The Avengers" instead. It's 100% better than what you're seeing right now. This one doesn't even have any right to live up to its own glory. Full Review »