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View Poll Results: How do you grade The Avengers?
A+ 149 46.42%
A 102 31.78%
A- 30 9.35%
B+ 17 5.30%
B 11 3.43%
B- 5 1.56%
C+ 0 0%
C 4 1.25%
C- 1 0.31%
D+ 1 0.31%
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Old May 16 2012, 05:50 PM   #1006
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Beyond Antares wrote: View Post
Guess what. Thor is a dick!



Who is the big guy..is that hercules?
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Old May 16 2012, 05:53 PM   #1007
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No, it's Giant Man.
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Old May 16 2012, 05:54 PM   #1008
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He is Tony Stark. It's the role his entire life has prepared him for.
Heh. Very true. Only with a lot less alcohol and a lot more coke and heroin.
And alot less genius and billionaire status.

When RDJ hide away in his house and comes out with a silver titanium alloy robotic suit THEN we can say he is Tony Stark

So he's Tony Stark light!
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Old May 16 2012, 06:03 PM   #1009
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No, it's Giant Man.
Thanks Enterprise
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Old May 16 2012, 06:50 PM   #1010
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No, it's Giant Man.
I have to say, "Giant Man" has got to be one of the least creative codenames (and least inspiring powers) out there.

"What's his power?"
"He... gets really big."
"Uh huh. And they call him what?"
"...Giant Man."
"Really? That's the best you could come up with?"

I get that Hank Pym is an actual character and everything, but his power and codename are probably the least interesting things about him. His rampant, misogynistic insanity is way more compelling!
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Old May 16 2012, 07:19 PM   #1011
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well, he's also been Ant-Man, Goliath, Yellowjacket (lamest name of the bunch) and Wasp.
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Old May 16 2012, 07:47 PM   #1012
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well, he's also been Ant-Man, Goliath, Yellowjacket (lamest name of the bunch) and Wasp.
"Goliath" is the only one of those that isn't awful.
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Old May 16 2012, 08:21 PM   #1013
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I like it. Ant-Man - Gi-Ant-Man.
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Old May 16 2012, 08:50 PM   #1014
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Pym brings plenty to the table. Personal perceptions of his name, costumed identities aside there is a lot to work with.
I'm looking forward to seeing him integrated.
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Old May 16 2012, 08:54 PM   #1015
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Tony and Cap are saying, "Thor, buddy. It's 1972 how about you knock it off with the Old English thing, okay? I mean given that you're a god to NORWEGIANS it doesn't make much sense anyway."
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Old May 16 2012, 09:09 PM   #1016
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No, it's Giant Man.
On that cover, in that costume, it is Clint Barton who gave up being Hawkeye and took on the name Goliath. This was when Pym could no longer use the growth serum because it was too hard on his body. Shrinking was, according to the text, not as demanding. Meanwhile, Clint could handle it supposedly because he was in much better physical condition than Hank Pym.

I believe that Clint was the first to use the name Goliath. He went back to being Hawkeye after the Kree/Skrull war.
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Old May 16 2012, 09:33 PM   #1017
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With worldwide Tuesday daily totals now in The Avengers jumps to #9 on the All Time Box Office list.
Walt Disney Pictures reported today that Marvel's The Avengers has climbed to the 9th spot on the all-time worldwide box office list, surpassing the studio's own Alice in Wonderland ($1,024.3 million) and Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace ($1,027.0 million). The film has grossed $1,036.2 million worldwide.

"The Avengers" also became the highest domestic grossing film of 2012 passing The Hunger Games in just 12 days of release and is the 13th highest grossing domestic release of all-time.
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Old May 16 2012, 10:52 PM   #1018
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Nice story.

FIVE year old meets the Avengers.

http://www.g33kwatch.com/movies/stor...-the-avengers/
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Old May 16 2012, 11:40 PM   #1019
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Nice story.

FIVE year old meets the Avengers.

http://www.g33kwatch.com/movies/stor...-the-avengers/
That was awesome! Thanks for sharing that, Dream.
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Old May 16 2012, 11:57 PM   #1020
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That is an EPIC tale for a 5yr old. Score one for Edison.

So the business junkies have boilerplated it down to 6 reasons why The Avengers is a mega hit. Not as emotionally touching as Edison's but an interesting read all the same.
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