Mighty Thor Movie

Thor of Marvel Comics

Marvel Studios (via Yahoo! Movies) has finally released the first official production still for their next comic installment, Thor, which is scheduled for theatrical release May 2011. For those of you still unaware, here is the film’s (updated) synopsis courtesy:

The epic adventure Thor  spans the Marvel Universe from present day Earth to the realm of Asgard. At the center of the story is The Mighty Thor, a powerful but arrogant warrior whose reckless actions reignite an ancient war. Thor is cast down to Earth and forced to live among humans as punishment. Once here, Thor learns what it takes to be a true hero when the most dangerous villain of his world sends the darkest forces of Asgard to invade Earth.

Chris Hemsworth portrays the title character with Tom Hiddleston in the role of Thor’s brother Loki, and Natalie Portman as Jane Foster. Additionally, the studio has cast Academy Award® winning actor Anthony Hopkins as Odin, Renee Russo as Frigga, Ray Stevenson as Volstagg, Tadanobu Asano as Hogun, Josh Dallas as Fandral, Jaimie Alexander as Sif, Idris Elba as Heimdall, as well as Colm Feore, Kat Dennings and award-winning actor Stellan Skarsgård. The film is slated for release in theaters domestically on May 6, 2011 via Paramount Pictures which will also release the film on a worldwide basis.

The screenplay for Thor was penned by Mark Protosevich as well as Ashley Miller & Zack Stentz, and Don Payne. Marvel Studios’ President Kevin Feige will produce the film. Alan Fine, Stan Lee, David Maisel, and Marvel Studio’s Co-President, Louis D’Esposito, will executive produce.

Chris Hemsworth as Thor (Click Larger)

And here is our first look at Chris Hemsworth as Thor. Red cape; check. Armor chest plating; check. light beard; check. scalemail-esque arms; check. Angry disposition; check…

Only one word truly describes this… EPIC!

Image courtesy of Yahoo and Marvel

The Filming took 4 months it was not rushed together looks like quality with an outstanding cast. This just might be worth the ticket price to see. Marvel Entertainment is on the move with multiple releases of comic greats. When ever will DC Warner Brothers catch up.

See you at the movies. Stay tuned comic faithful for More. 🙂 Walt

5 Thoughts to “Mighty Thor Movie”

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    I can hardly wait to see the Thor movie.

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