Marvel fans are ready for the Avengers to assemble again.
"Avengers: Age of Ultron," the sequel to the 2012 superhero film, was selected as the most anticipated blockbuster of the summer, according to a Fandango survey.
The movie ticketing company said Tuesday that an estimated 54% of the thousands of people surveyed said the franchise film topped their list of summer picks.
The film, which opens May 1, follows superheroes Iron Man (
It could launch with more than $200 million, according to people familiar with pre-release audience surveys.
In a previous Fandango survey, released in December, moviegoers picked "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens" as the most anticipated movie of all of 2015. "Avengers" came in second overall.
Meanwhile, "Minions" was the No. 1 anticipated family film for both the summer and all year. The film, set to open July 10, is a spinoff of Universal Pictures' blockbuster "Despicable Me" franchise.
"Pitch Perfect 2," which brings back quirky a capella group the Barden Bellas, was selected as the most anticipated summer comedy. The film hits theaters on May 15.