Originally Posted by The Endless
The Avengers were shown actively saving people. Superman just crashes a ship through 4 sky scrapers. The film makers could and should have done that differently imo. I still enjoy the film, a lot, but i'm not gonna ignore it's flaws like some kind of obsessed fanboy like the guy from The Simpsons.
In Avengers, they didn't actively save anyone. All they did was acknowledge that there were citizens to be saved.
If there was an active save, it was by Captain America alone but he more caused a distraction to avoid more damage.
Superman did save soldiers in the Smallville battle.