Review: The Avengers (2012)

Before we start, let’s get the title out of the way: in the UK, it’s supposed to be called Marvel Avengers Assemble, which is such a hideous mouthful I’m going to ignore it completely (from now on at least). The story: Earth’s mightiest heroes are brought together by┬áS.H.I.E.L.D., an agency dedicated to protecting Earth from …