Posts Tagged ‘thor’
6 Things to Know About Thor Before Seeing the Movie
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on April 22, 2011 under Comics, Featured, Lists
Thor hits theaters two weeks from today, and it's already out in some international territories. So to prepare you for Thor's big screen debut, we decided to run down a couple things about both the movie and Thor that those unfamiliar with the God of Thunder may not know. Who's Donald Blake? For just about Thor's entire history in the comics, he had a doctor alter-ego on Earth named Don... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on April 21, 2011 under Comics, News, Videos
Spoofing the awesome Darth Vader Super Bowl spot from earlier this year isn't new, but Marvel has done it for a Thor TV spot and the results are awesome. It follows the same basic premise of the Vader spot, only with a mini-Thor. Sprinkled throughout the video are tons of Thor and Marvel references, so try to see how many you can pick out. Thor comes out in just two weeks and is already gettin... more.
Friday Fanboy Debate: Thor vs. Superman
36 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on April 15, 2011 under Comics
Time for another Firday night debate. With Superman in the news recently due to all the casting announcements from Man of Steel, and Thor rapidly approaching his big screen debut we wondered what would happen if these two fought it out. Both actually have comparable powers, so it could be an interesting fight. Thor Has near-invulnerability. Can track objects travelling faster than light a... more.
Preview the Thor Soundtrack
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Comics, News
The Odinson has a theme! A one-minute preview of Patrick Doyle's score for Thor has hit Youtube and it sounds pretty awesome. Doyle is to Kenneth Branagh what John Williams is to Spielberg; so it should be no surprise to hear him doing the score to Thor. It's not known the context of the preview, but it sounds like it could be some kind of main theme either for Thor himself or Asgard. The full sou... more.
Thor Featurette Reveals New Footage
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on April 12, 2011 under Comics, Videos
We're less than a month away from the Odinson hitting theater screens, and as part of the Slurpee tie-in a new behind-the-scenes featurette has been released. Despite the connection with those sugary drinks at 7-11, the three-minute feature is actually pretty good. It reveals a bit more about the story, and shows more footage of Asgard. The way Thor's armor crumbles from his arm when Odin takes Mj... more.
The Odinson in Raiders
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on April 11, 2011 under Comics
The Thor movie comes out next month and to celebrate the first real big screen version of the Odinson outside of Adventures in Babysitting, Marvel is doing special "Thor Goes Hollywood" covers for their books all month. Above you can see the variant cover for Journey Into Mystery #622, which hits stores this week. To mark the Thor's book return to the original title, the story brings back Loki and... more.
Hawkeye Confirmed in Thor
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on March 29, 2011 under Comics
About a month or two ago, the script for Thor leaked online and before it was yanked by Paramount's lawyers; a lot of information hit the net. One thing was an appearance by a Doctor Pym (Ant Man!), and another was Hawkeye of the Avengers. Well the convention formerly known as ShoWest recently took place, and more.
The Final Thor Trailer is Epic!
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 18, 2011 under Comics, News, Videos
Marvel's Thor will kick off this summer's Superhero movie season in just over two months, and they've released the full trailer for the movie. Aside from finally seeing some good shots with him wearing the helmet, the trailer shows that Branagh most likely hit the right balance between humor on Earth and epic Asgardian war. It doesn't hurt that the casting of Thor is spot on perfect, and we also g... more.
Thor Script Leaked Online and Paramount Nukes it
8 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on January 28, 2011 under Comics
Last night, an anonymous poster on the Comic Book Movie forums posted what was claimed to be the full script for Thor. The script appeared to confirm just about everything shown or rumored about the movie, and was said to be extremely faithful to the source material. Today, Paramount has unleashed an all-out assault on Co... more.
- Thor Trailer 1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on December 13, 2010 under Comics, Videos