It's time to assemble once again. Earth's Mightiest Heroes are back in Marvel Studios's latest superhero movie, Avengers: Age of Ultron. Two years after the film was first announced at San Diego Comic Con, Joss Whedon has brought Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Black Widow, Hawkeye, and Hulk back with some new allies and new enemies.
In this list of Marvel Avengers: Age of Ultron trivia, we take a look at what went on behind the scenes on this latest Marvel movie including three Black Widows, James Spader stunning the cast, and why Joss Whedon thought this movie was 'a nightmare.' Find out the YouTube record the movie set, why German theaters are boycotting the movie, and which of the Avengers: Age of Ultron cast members had no idea who Ultron was before they began filming.Be on the lookout for Stan Lee in his usual Marvel movie cameos and after you've watched this latest Marvel movie, get ready for Civil War! We've kept this list relatively spoiler-free, so feel free to proceed without worrying about finding out all of the details about the Avengers: Age of Ultron plot.
Hawkeye Gets A New LookPhoto: The Avengers / Walt Disney Studios
Hawkeye not only plays a bigger part in this sequel, but he gets a new uniform. The new look blends elements from his original Marvel Comics outfit, his Ultimates Marvel outfit, and his Ronin identity costume.
There Are Triple The Black Widow Stunt DoublesPhoto: The Avengers / Walt Disney Studios
During the filming of Avengers: Age of Ultron, Scarlett Johansson was pregnant. So Johansson had three stunt doubles help her out on set. Chris Evans explained that this led to a lot of confusion on set, as it got to the point where he would not be able to tell if he was speaking with Johansson or one of her several body doubles.
There Is No Post-Credits Scene At The End
Both Marvel producer Kevin Feige and director Joss Whedon have let fans know that there is no post-credits scene at the end of Age of Ultron. There is a mid-credits scene, but as Whedon told Entertainment Weekly, "We want people to know so they don’t sit there for 10 minutes and then go: ‘Son of a bitch! I’ll kill them!'"
Black Widow Is Worthy of Thor's HammerVideo: YouTube
Yes, that sounds wrong in so many ways, but in a scene from the movie, each Avenger, except for Black Widow, tries to lift Thor's hammer and, obviously, fails. Ironically, in the comics, Black Widow was deemed worthy to wield it in an alternate reality story.