Marvel’s The Avengers promises to deliver the greatest collection of tights-wearing superheroes you’ve ever seen on the silver screen at one time. Thor, Captain America, Iron Man, and so many more, hit multiplexes across the world on May 4. To celebrate this epic assembly, SIFF Cinema at the Uptown will screen all the solo films from the members of the Avengers.
The week leading up to director Joss Whedon’s The Avengers, from April 30 through May 3, you can catch The Incredible Hulk, Both Iron Man movies, and Thor and Captain America: The First Avenger in 3D. Each film will be introduced by members of The Collectibles webseries, and at $10 a show ($5 for SIFF members), there’s no better way in Seattle to prepare for The Avengers.
SIFF Cinema at the Uptown in located at 511 Queen Anne Avenue North.
Monday, April 30: 8:00 PM
The Incredible Hulk
Introduced by cast members of The Collectibles
Mild-mannered scientist Bruce Banner has been traveling the globe in search of the antidote that will allow him to break free from his primal alter ego, the Hulk. But a horrific creature known as The Abomination is on his trail, and New York City is about to become the ultimate urban battle zone as two of the most powerful creatures ever to walk the earth clash in a massive, no-holds-barred fight to the finish. Watch for a cameo from fellow Avenger, Iron Man.
Tuesday, May 1: 7:00 PM
Iron Man Double Feature!
Iron Man introduced by Knight Owl
Iron Man 2 introduced by cast members of The Collectibles
When billionaire industrialist (and philanderer) Tony Stark is kidnapped and forced to build a devastating weapon, he instead uses his super genius to buildâ€¦Iron Man. Using his newfound powers for good, he uncovers a nefarious plot with global implications, and vows to protect the world. In the second installment, Stark refuses to share his new technology with the military, faces a powerful new foe, and forges an alliance with fellow Avenger, Black Widow.
Wednesday, May 2: 8:30 PM
Thor in 3D
Introduced by Black Knight
The Mighty Thor, a powerful but arrogant warrior whose reckless actions reignite an ancient war, is banished to Earth where he is forced to live among humans. When the most dangerous villain of his world sends its darkest forces to invade Earth, Thor learns what it takes to be a true hero in this epic adventure that spans the Marvel Universe from present day Earth to the mystical realm of Asgard.
Thursday, May 3: 8:30 PM
Captain America: The First Avenger in 3D
Introduced by Sky Man
When Steve Rogers, whose wimpy frame hides the heart of a true warrior, volunteers to participate in an experimental WW2 program, he becomes the super soldier known as Captain Americaâ€”and wages war on the evil HYDRA and the villainous Red Skull. And don’t miss the ending coda, which puts in motion the formation of the Avengers team.