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Honest Trailers: Thor!

Just in tine for the release of Thor: The Dark World comes the Honest Trailer version of [...]

November 1, 2013 // 0 Comments

Journey Into Mystery with The Mighty Thor

Thor: The Dark World opens on November 8th. With that in mind, I thought I’d take a look at some of Thor’s more recent adventures for the Kirkus Reviews blog. [...]

October 31, 2013 // 0 Comments

[TRAILER] Thor: The Dark World

Marvel’s Phase 2 domination of filmdom kicks off with Iron Man 3, but we’ll also get to see a bunch more superhero movies. Like this one, Thor: The Dark World, [...]

April 24, 2013 // 5 Comments

MOVIE REVIEW: Thor (2011)

Good news from Asgard! Kenneth Branagh, whose last foray into the fantastic was the overblown and overwrought Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, does not follow in the footsteps of Ang Lee with the release of Thor, Paramount's latest entry into the Marvel cinematic canon. Many comics fans may breathe a sigh of relief. Unfortunately, avoiding Lee's missteps with 2003's Hulk means only that Branagh has avoided pop culture shipwreck, for Thor never attains the legendary status of the best comic book adaptations. In this, it actually compares to another iteration of the green gamma giant, Louis Leterrier's The Incredible Hulk: enjoyable, fun, but ultimately slight. Not a bad place to be, but disappointing considering where it could have gone. [...]

May 7, 2011 // 2 Comments