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Posted in Comics, Movies, Reviews with tags , , , , , , , , , , on May 5, 2011 by darklordbunnykins


Starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman and Tom Hiddleston

Directed by Kenneth Branagh

Written by Ashley Edward Miller & Zack Stentz and Dan Payne

Paramount Pictures

My experience with Thor comics growing up was minimal. If it wasn’t Spider-Man or Batman, forget it. So my expectations for a Thor movie were modest, although the pre-release images were great and I trusted director Kenneth Branagh to deliver a fun film with at least some ambition towards Shakespearean gravitas. Fortunately that is exactly the tone Branagh, best known for his films of “Henry V” and “Hamlet,” was going for.

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