Watch an Extended Iron Man TV Spot for Marvel’s The Avengers

Also starring Chris Hemsworth, Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleston, Stellan SkarsgÄrd, Cobie Smulders, Clark Gregg and Samuel L. Jackson, the film, written and directed by Joss Whedon, sees an unexpected enemy emerge 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.