List of accolades received by The Avengers (2012 film)

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List of accolades received by The Avengers
Robert Downey Jr. at the Avengers Assemble premiere at Westfield Shopping Centre in Shepherd's Bush, London 2012.
Robert Downey Jr. received the most acting nominations for The Avengers with a total of ten.
Total number of awards and nominations
Totals 22 80
References

Marvel's The Avengers (Marvel Avengers Assemble in the UK and Ireland) more commonly known as The Avengers, is a 2012 American superhero film, scripted and directed by Joss Whedon, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name. The film stars an ensemble cast consisting of Robert Downey, Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleston, Clark Gregg, Cobie Smulders, Stellan Skarsgård and Samuel L. Jackson. In The Avengers, Nick Fury (Jackson), director of the peacekeeping organization S.H.I.E.L.D., recruits Iron Man (Downey), Captain America (Evans), the Hulk (Ruffalo), and Thor (Hemsworth) to form a team that must stop Thor's adoptive brother Loki (Hiddleston) from subjugating Earth.[1][2]

The Avengers, produced on a budget of $220 million, was released theatrically in the United States on May 4, 2012 and grossed a worldwide total of over $1.5 billion.[3] The film has garnered numerous awards and nominations with most nominations recognising the film itself, the performances of the cast (particularly those of Downey, Johansson and Hemsworth) and the film's visual effects. The Avengers was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Visual Effects and a BAFTA Award for Best Special Visual Effects. The film was also nominated for three Critics' Choice Movie Awards, five Empire Awards, six Kids' Choice Awards, six MTV Movie Awards (winning three), thirteen People's Choice Awards (winning three), six Saturn Awards (winning four), eleven Teen Choice Awards (winning two), and six VES Awards (winning two).

Accolades[edit]

Award Ceremony Category Recipient(s) and nominee(s) Result Ref(s)
Golden Trailer Awards May 31, 2012 Summer 2012 Blockbuster Trailer The Avengers "Personal" Nominated [4]
Best Action TV Spot The Avengers "Become" Nominated
Teen Choice Awards July 22, 2012 Choice Movie – Sci-Fi/Fantasy The Avengers Nominated [5]
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Choice Movie Actor – Sci-Fi/Fantasy Chris Hemsworth Nominated
Robert Downey, Jr. Nominated
Choice Movie Actress – Sci-Fi/Fantasy Scarlett Johansson Nominated
Choice Movie Hissy Fit Mark Ruffalo Nominated
Choice Movie Villain Tom Hiddleston Nominated
Choice Movie Scene Stealer – Male Chris Evans Nominated
Choice Summer Movie – Action The Avengers Won
Choice Summer Movie Star – Male Robert Downey, Jr. Nominated
Chris Hemsworth (The Avengers and Snow White & the Huntsman) Won
Choice Summer Movie Star – Female Scarlett Johansson Nominated
Hollywood Awards October 10, 2012 Visual Effects Jeff White Won [8]
Detroit Film Critics Society December 14, 2012 Best Ensemble Marvel's The Avengers Nominated [9]
St. Louis Gateway Film Critics Association December 17, 2012 Best Visual Effects The Avengers Nominated [10]
Phoenix Film Critics Society December 18, 2012 Top Ten Films of 2012 The Avengers Won [11]
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Best Visual Effects The Avengers Nominated
Best Stunts The Avengers Nominated
People's Choice Awards January 9, 2013 Favorite Movie The Avengers Nominated [13]
Favorite Action Movie Nominated
Favorite Movie Franchise Nominated
Favorite Movie Actor Robert Downey, Jr. Won
Favorite Movie Actress Scarlett Johansson Nominated
Favorite Action Movie Star Chris Evans Nominated
Chris Hemsworth (The Avengers and Snow White and the Huntsman) Won
Robert Downey, Jr. Nominated
Favorite Movie Superhero Chris Evans as Captain America Nominated
Chris Hemsworth as Thor Nominated
Robert Downey, Jr. as Iron Man Won
Favorite On-Screen Chemistry Scarlett Johansson, and Jeremy Renner Nominated
Favorite Face of Heroism Scarlett Johansson Nominated
Critic's Choice Award January 10, 2013 Best Action Movie The Avengers Nominated [14]
Best Actor in an Action Movie Robert Downey, Jr. Nominated
Best Visual Effects The Avengers Nominated
Annie Award February 2, 2013 Outstanding Achievement, Animated Effects in a Live Action Production Jerome Platteaux, John Sigurdson, Ryan Hopkins, Raul Essig, and Mark Chataway The AvengersIndustrial Light & Magic Won [15]
Outstanding Achievement, Character Animation in a Live Action Production Jakub Pistecky, Maia Kayser, Scott Benza, Steve King, and Kiran Bhat The AvengersIndustrial Light & Magic Nominated
VES Awards February 5, 2013 Outstanding Visual Effects in a Visual Effects-Driven Feature Motion Picture The Avengers: Susan Pickett, Janek Sirrs, Jeff White, and Guy Williams Nominated [16]
Outstanding Animated Character in a Live Action Feature Motion Picture The Hulk: Marc Chu, John Doublestein, Cyrus Jam, and Jason Smith Nominated
Outstanding Created Environment in a Live Action Feature Motion Picture Midtown Manhattan: Richard Bluff, Giles Hancock, David Meny, and Andy Proctor Won
Outstanding Virtual Cinematography in a Live Action Feature Motion Picture Downtown Manhattan: Colin Benoit, Jeremy Goldman, Tory Mercer, and Anthony Rispoli Nominated
Outstanding Models in a Feature Motion Picture Helicarrier: Rene Garcia, Bruce Holcomb, Polly Ing, and Aaron Wilson Won
Outstanding Compositing in a Feature Motion Picture Hulk Punch: Chris Balog, Peter Demarest, Nelson Sepulveda, and Alan Travis Nominated
British Academy Film Awards February 10, 2013 Best Special Visual Effects Marvel Avengers Assemble Nominated [17]
Online Film & Television Association February 10, 2013 Best Sound Effects Editing Christopher Boyes, and Frank E. Eulner Nominated [18]
Best Visual Effects Janek Sirrs, Jeff White, Guy Williams, and Dan Sudick Nominated
Best Titles Sequence The Avengers Nominated
Golden Reel Awards February 17, 2013 Best Sound Editing — Sound Effects and Foley in a Feature Film The Avengers Nominated [19]
Academy Awards February 24, 2013 Best Visual Effects Janek Sirrs, Jeff White, Guy Williams, and Dan Sudick Nominated [20]
Kids' Choice Awards March 23, 2013 Favorite Movie The Avengers Nominated [21]
Favorite Movie Actress Scarlett Johansson Nominated
Favorite Male Buttkicker Robert Downey, Jr. Nominated
Chris Hemsworth Nominated
Favorite Female Buttkicker Scarlett Johansson Nominated
Favorite Villain Tom Hiddleston Nominated
Empire Awards March 24, 2013 Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy Avengers Assemble Nominated [22]
Best 3D Avengers Assemble Nominated
Best Director Joss Whedon Nominated
Best Actor Robert Downey, Jr. Nominated
Best Film Avengers Assemble Nominated
MTV Movie Awards April 14, 2013 Movie of the Year The Avengers Won [23]
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Best On-Screen Duo Robert Downey, Jr., and Mark Ruffalo Nominated
Best Fight Robert Downey, Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, and Jeremy Renner vs. Tom Hiddleston Won
Best Hero Robert Downey, Jr. Nominated
Mark Ruffalo Nominated
Best Villain Tom Hiddleston Won
Taurus World Stunt Awards May 11, 2013 Best Fight The Avengers Won [26]
Best High Work The Avengers Won
Best Work With A Vehicle The Avengers Nominated
Best Overall Stunt By A Stunt Woman The Avengers Won
Hardest Hit The Avengers Won
Best Stunt Cordinator And/Or Second Unit Director The Avengers Nominated
Nebula Award May 19, 2013 Ray Bradbury Award for Outstanding Dramatic Presentation The Avengers: Joss Whedon (director and writer), and Zak Penn (writer) Nominated [27]
Saturn Awards June 26, 2013 Best Science Fiction Film The Avengers Won [28]
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Best Supporting Actor Clark Gregg Won
Best Director Joss Whedon Won
Best Writing Joss Whedon Nominated
Best Editing Jeffrey Ford, and Lisa Lassek Nominated
Best Special Effects Janek Sirrs, Jeff White, Guy Williams, and Dan Sudick Won
Hugo Awards September 1, 2013 Best Dramatic Presentation — Long Form The Avengers Won [30]

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