Gayle on Film: 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Review

'No matter what I say, a lot of people will head to the theater to see the most anticipated movie of the year. Interestingly, the only thing people want to know is if it's good. Yes, very good. Not as good as the first, but still pretty watchable. I just wish the first 10 minutes didn't look so much like a video game. If that's all you wanted to know you can stop reading here. 
 
However, if you want a little more detail, I'll give you the basics. We start with the usual suspects — Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Hulk, Black Widow, Hawkeye and a few others. The story opens with high-octane action as the team is headed to intercept some bad guys in Sokovia (not a real country in case that confused you). The bad news: They encounter some bad guys, Scarlett Witch and her less likable brother Quicksilver. Even worse news: Good ol' Tony Stark discovers some artificial intelligence and decides maybe he should put it into a robot — Ultron. Unfortunately, this robot works a little too well and the good guys have one heck of a genie they need to put back in the bottle. The expected camaraderie is there, along with the humor. So, go ahead and buy the ticket and popcorn.

Previous 'Gayle on Film' Posts:

• Tanks for Nothing

• 'Black Mass' Trailer

• 'Jurassic World'

 

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