'Avengers' and 'Brave' return to theaters August 29, 2012 Courtesy photo Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Captain America (Chris Evans), Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner), Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.) and The Hulk (Mark Ruffalo) are back on the big screen when "The Avengers" returns to theaters on Friday. CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- If you missed them the first time around, "The Avengers" and "Brave" return to a few local theaters on Friday. "The Avengers," which received rave reviews and grossed more than $1 billion after just two weeks, follows the Marvel superheroes as they unite to save Earth from the trickster demigod Loki and his army. "Brave," Pixar's tale of a rebellious Scottish princess, received less enthusiastic but still largely positive reviews. Great Escape Nitro has "The Avengers" at 6:30 and 9:40 p.m. and "Brave" at 1:30 and 4 p.m.; Marquee has them at 6:20 and 9:35 p.m. and 1:15 and 3:45 p.m., respectively. Tickets are $7-$9 at Nitro and $6.50-$8.75 at Marquee, depending on age and showtime. Call 304-769-0405 or visit www.greatescapetheatres.com or 304-746-9900 or www.marqueecinemas.com.