Critics say 'Avengers: Infinity War' lives up to the hype and has a worthy villain in Thanos
After years of anticipation, "Avengers: Infinity War" is almost here and the reviews are mostly positive.
As of Wednesday afternoon, the movie had an 88% on review aggregator site Rotten Tomatoes.Ahead of the movie's release this Friday, April 27, critics have found the latest in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to be a satisfying epic that is fast-paced (despite its 2 hours and 40 minutes runtime) and action-packed, with a worthy villain in Josh Brolin's Thanos.
It may also make you feel things you didn't think you could watching a blockbuster movie, according Business Insider's Carrie Wittmer, who compared the events in the movie to the devastation of "Game of Thrones."
Not everyone loves the movie, though, and some critics find the spectacle to be "noisy" and "bloated," with too much going on.
Below is a roundup of some early reviews for Marvel's "Avengers: Infinity War":