The Avengers opens with a lot of hype, and it opens locally Friday at 12:01 a.m. at and .
The midnight screenings include Emagine Canton's new large-format E3 screen.
The superhero movie based on the hit comic book stars Robert Downey Jr., Samuel L. Jackson and Scarlett Johansson. It opens the summer movie season, and it opens just a day before .
The Avengers generally has received good reviews, including a three-star review from Roger Ebert.
For more information on movie times at Emagine Canton, Canton Cinema and other local theaters, check the Moviefone widget above.