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The actor, who plays S.H.I.E.L.D. leader Nick Fury in the Marvel film, was angered over the NY Times critic's assessment of the movie.
It's Nick Fury's job to assemble the Avengers, and now he's defending them, too.
Samuel L. Jackson, who stars as the tough, eye-patched S.H.I.E.L.D. commander in the upcoming Marvel superhero epic, dispatched a tweet that hit hard at New York Times film critic A.O. Scott, who gave the film a poor grade in his review.