Continuing the epic big-screen adventures started in Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man 2, Thor and Captain America: The First Avenger, Marvel's The Avengers is the superhero team up of a lifetime. When an unexpected enemy emerges that threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, Director of the international peacekeeping agency known as SHIELD, finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. Spanning the globe, a daring recruitment effort begins. Directed by Joss Whedon. Mod Note: Discussion continued from previous thread. No, they're the suits. From left to right (got it from Marvel's site): Rich Ross, Chairman of Walt Disney Studios Scarlett Johansson Jeremy Renner Tom Hiddleston Cobie Smulders Robert Downey Jr. Chris Hemsworth Kevin Feige, President of Marvel Studios MT Carney , President of Marketing Walt Disney Studios More on Marvel.com: http://marvel.com/news/story/16445/marvel_and_the_avengers_assemble_at_d23_2011#ixzz1VdZsSdFx CBR updated their D23 coverage with a good description of the exclusive clips: Exclusive “Avengers” Footage shown at D23 They went with good guy/bad buy banter for the most part in these clips, but they sound great.