The Avengers
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North American release poster
Series The Avengers
Directed by Joss Whedon
Produced by Kevin Feige
Screenplay by Joss Whedon
Story by Zak Penn
Joss Whedon
Starring Robert Downey, Jr.
Chris Evans
Mark Ruffalo
Chris Hemsworth
Scarlett Johansson
Jeremy Renner
Tom Hiddleston
Clark Gregg
Cobie Smulders
Stellan Skarsgård
Samuel L. Jackson
Music by Alan Silvestri
Cinematography Seamus McGarvey
Editing by Jeffrey Ford
Lisa Lassek
Studio Marvel Studios
Distributed by Walt Disney StudiosMotion Pictures
Release date(s) April 11, 2012
(World premiere)
May 4, 2012
(United States)
Running time 2 hours, 23 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $220,000,000
Box office $1,511,757,910