by Aaron Einhorn
In case you forgot, Marvel has two major films coming out this year in the form of The Avengers and The Amazing Spider-Man. Now, Marvel has shared two new stills from The Avengers and nine from The Amazing Spider-Man. Enjoy!
The Avengers, directed by Joss Whedon, is set to open May 4, 2012. The Avengers finds Nick Fury and S.H.I.E.L.D. assembling the Earth’s Mightiest Heroes to pull the Earth back from the brink of disaster when an unexpected enemy threatens the planet. The film stars Chris Evans as Captain America, Mark Ruffalo as Bruce Banner/The Hulk, Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man, Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury, Tom Hiddleston as Loki, Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye, Scarlett Johansson as the Black Widow, Clark Gregg and Cobie Smulders as S.H.I.E.L.D. agents Phil Coulson and Maria Hill, and Stellan Skarsgard as Dr. Selvig.
The Amazing Spider-Man is directed by Mark Webb and swings in to theatres July 3, 2012. Andrew Garfield stars as Peter Parker/Spider-Man, Emma Stone is Gwen Stacy, and Rhys Ifans is Curt Connors/the Lizard. Also starring in the film are Martin Sheen and Sally Field as Uncle Ben and Aunt May, and Dennis Leary as Captain Stacy.