Behind a police barricade, Dominic Sidoti, 7, of Brunswick, ...
Aug 19th, 2011
(AP) - Behind a police barricade, Dominic Sidoti, 7, of Brunswick, Ohio colors in a picture of Captain America as his mother and others watch the filming of a scene from 'The Avengers' movie in downtown Cleveland on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011. 'The Avengers', which features the teaming up of Captain America, The Hulk, Thor, and Iron Man, is being filmed in and around the Cleveland area, It is expected to wrap up its Ohio filming in late September, with a planned release date of May 4, 2012. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta) -
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