almost 8 years
When compared to the source material, this is a monumental letdown. Made for kids only.
Ultimate Avengers (also known as Ultimate Avengers: The Movie) is a direct-to-DVD animated film based on the Marvel comic book The Ultimates, and released by Lionsgate Home Entertainment. The DVD was released on February 21, 2006 in America, and in Europe on October 2, 2006. The film made its television debut on April 22, 2006 on Cartoon Network's Toonami block with a TV-PG-V rating. The film is about the classic superhero Captain America, who is frozen in suspended animation and awakes to lead a team of superheroes, including Iron Man, Giant Man, Wasp, Thor and Black Widow, to foil an invasion by aliens known as the Chitauri.
In the last days of World War II in the European Theatre, Steve Rogers, a U.S. soldier, known as Captain America due to being enhanced with the "Super-Soldier Serum", prevents a missile launch by Nazis, which are soon revealed to be shape-shifting extraterrestrials led by one taking the form of SS officer Herr Kleiser. The missile explosion, however, sends...