Originally Posted by Sawyer
The Avengers just lacks the depth that Buffy often had.
It's Joss making his version of a Michael Bay Transformers movie. Granted, it's considerably better than an actual Michael Bay Transformers movie. But it's just all spectacle.
Now, it's obviously not his worst work, that's just crazy. But it's also not his best.
I think it's fair to say I disagree with you on that point.
I can't really speak to whether Buffy was better, since I've never seen it. Maybe it is. I don't think it's fair to categorize Avengers as just a spectacle. Whedon doesn't write those kinds of stories.