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Infinity War Is 'Certified Fresh' As Its Rotten Tomatoes Score Is Unveiled

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Yes, it appears as if Marvel has managed to do the impossible: deliver a movie 10 years in the making that manages to live up to expectations. The reviews for Avengers: Infinity War have started to roll in, and it's already been made official -- the movie is "certified fresh."

The famous movie review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes has officially given Marvel's highly anticipated film the much coveted "fresh" seal, with a critic approval rating of 87% out of a current total of 97 reviews.

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This score falls just short of last February's Black Panther's 96% approval rating and Spider-Man: Homecoming and Thor: Ragnarok's 92% rating. However, it ranks much stronger than director Joss Whedon's second Avengers installment, Age of Ultron, which garnered a 75% score.

Avengers: Infinity War manages to continue the trend of Marvel's winning streak, by delivering a film that can already rank as one of the Marvel Cinematic Universe's strongest entries.

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Directed by Joe and Anthony Russo, Avengers: Infinity War stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Jeremy Renner, Scarlett Johansson, Anthony Mackie, Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Olsen, Tom Holland, Benedict Cumberbatch, Chadwick Boseman, Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel, Tom Hiddleston, and Josh Brolin. The film arrives Friday worldwide.

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