Tag: Thor

Movie Review - Avengers: Infinity War

Movie Review - Avengers: Infinity War
AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR Genre: Superhero Action Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 159 mins. Premise: Thanos sets out to collect all six Infinity stones so he can wipe out half of the population on every planet. It’s up to the Avengers to stop him. Behind-the-Scenes: Marvel has been building up to this movie for the past 10... Read more »

Movie Review - Thor: Ragnarok

Movie Review - Thor: Ragnarok
THOR: RAGNAROK Genre: Superhero action comedy Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 130 mins. Premise: When his long lost sister Hela (Cate Blanchett) returns to Asgard to reclaim the throne, Thor (Chris Hemsworth) and Loki (Tom Hiddleston) are cast off to another planet called Sakkar, led by the deliciously Goldblum-y Grandmaster. There, Thor faces off against Hulk... Read more »

'Thor: The Dark World' Review

'Thor: The Dark World' Review
THOR: THE DARK WORLD Genre: Superhero Action Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 111 mins. Premise: Thor (Chris Hemsworth) reunites with Jane (Natalie Portman), and takes her to Asgard, after she’s infected by an evil substance called the Aether.  Dark Elf Malekith (Christopher Eccleston) wants to use the Aether to control the universe, so it’s up to Thor, with... Read more »
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Movie Review: Marvel's The Avengers (*****)

Movie Review: Marvel's The Avengers (*****)
MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS Genre: Comic Book Action Premise: When Earth is threatened by evil demigod Loki and an army of aliens in search of the Cosmic Cube, Nick Fury and all of S.H.I.E.L.D. must implement the “Avengers Initiative” and bring together the world’s greatest superheroes (Iron Man, Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Hawkeye, Black Widow) to fight in... Read more »

Movie Review - Thor (***)

THOR.  114 mins.  PG-13.  Directed by Kenneth Branagh.  Written by Ashley Miller & Zack Stentz and Don Payne. Of all of Marvel’s A-list superheroes, Thor is probably the trickiest one to build a movie around.  Given the vast mythology, ornate costumes, and awkward plot elements involving things called Asgard, Frost Giants, and “Odinsleep,” the difficulty... Read more »

Must Watch: Conan Takes On Thor

I hate to say it, but this actually looks better than the real Thor trailer.  Imagine if Randall, the narrator of the Honey Badger video, voiced the character of Thor, and you’ll get a good sense of how this plays out…
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