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).

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