Viewed – 09 May 2011 Cinema
I was not majorly familiar with the comic as a kid, not like I was say Spider-Man or X-Men etc. Also when it comes to my comic book taste, I’m more of a DC guy. Just how I roll. That being said, and from looking at the trailer, this looked fun. Thor (Chris Hemsworth) is the air to the throne of Asgard, a mythical world in another dimension ruled over by Odin (Anthony Hopkins). But on the day of his coronation, Thor’s party is gate crashed by a group of Ice demons from a neighbouring world, provoking Thor and his closest warrior-friends to invade their land and start a war. This doesn’t go down well with Odin, and so Thor is cast out, stripped of his powers and sent to earth (naturally).