Movie Synopsis: The epic adventure "Thor" spans the Marvel Universe from present day Earth to the mystical 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. As a result, Thor is banished to Earth where he is forced to live among humans. When the most dangerous villain of his world sends its darkest forces to invade Earth, Thor learns what it takes to be a true hero.
Gallery of photos from the action movie "Thor" starring Chris Hemsworth, Anthony Hopkins, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgard, Jaimie Alexander, Kat Dennings, Ray Stevenson, Josh Dallas, Tadanobu Asano, Idris Elba, Clark Gregg, and Colm Feore.
Kenneth Branagh orchestrates a super hero film that plays equally well to comic book enthusiasts and non-fans alike, a "Thor" that's fun and that never takes itself too terribly serious while still treating the source material with respect.
Trailers and clips from "Thor" starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Kat Dennings, and Sir Anthony Hopkins.
Behind the Scenes of This SuperHero Blockbuster
Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Anthony Hopkins, and Kat Dennings sit down to talk about all things "Thor."
Sequel Coming in 2013
(July 2011) Marvel and Disney are gearing up for "Thor 2" with Chris Hemsworth on board to return in the title role. However, according to The Hollywood Reporter, Kenneth Branagh will not be back as director (their sources say it was a "mutual parting of ways").
Chris Hemsworth on "Thor" and "The Avengers"
Chris Hemsworth earned the 'Male Star of Tomorrow' award at the 2011 CinemaCon, and prior to accepting the honor Hemsworth participated in a press conference where he talked about "Thor" and "The Avengers."
Chris Hemsworth Talks About "Thor"
(July 2010) At the 2010 San Diego Comic Con Chris Hemsworth discussed playing Thor, the mythology, getting in shape, and working with Kenneth Branagh.
Exclusive Chris Hemsworth "Thor" Interview
Chris Hemsworth was named one of Australians in Film's Breakthrough Award winners at the May 2010 ceremony in Hollywood. Hemsworth's career is skyrocketing, and with a starring role in "Thor," his popularity in the US is growing by leaps and bounds.
Exclusive Premiere Photos
Gallery of photos from the LA premiere of "Thor" featuring Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Kenneth Branagh, Kat Dennings, Anthony Hopkins, Idris Elba, Jaimie Alexander, Clark Gregg, Josh Dallas, Colm Feore, Rene Russo, Stan Lee, Tadanobu Asano, Ray Stevenson, Miles Teller, Michael Nardelli, Booboo Stewart, Fivel Stewart, Gillian Jacobs, Jennifer Grey, Joseph Gatt, Alison Haislip, Anton Yelchin, Daryl Sabara, Doug Jones, Elsa Pataky, Zack Stentz, Liam Hemsworth, MC Hammer, Matt Dallas, and Peter Facinelli.
Natalie Portman Interview Video
Natalie Portman on "Thor," the appeal of starring in the action drama/comedy, her character Jane Foster, Chris Hemsworth as Thor, and working on a comic book inspired movie.
Cast and crew list for "Thor," MPAA rating, running time, and release date info.
"Thor" Taser Clip Starring Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman
Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman star in this video clip from "Thor" which shows the film does have some elements of comedy included.
'You're Big' Clip
Thor (Chris Hemsworth) finds someone as massive as he is to fight in this clip from "Thor."
Tom Hiddleston Interview Video
Tom Hiddleston analyzes his character Loki and his motivations, how they grounded this comic book inspired film in reality, and Chris Hemsworth as Thor.
Thor wakes up in the hospital and isn't happy about the fact he's surrounded by people he doesn't know in this clip.
Natalie Portman and Kat Dennings Discuss "Thor"
Interview with Natalie Portman and Kat Dennings on "Thor," their characters, females in superhero films, working with Kenneth Branagh, and Chris Hemsworth as Thor.
Interview with Director Kenneth Branagh
(July 2010) Four-time Oscar nominee Kenneth Branagh may not have big action movie credentials, but as the director of "Thor" Branagh's looking to prove to comic book fans - and moviegoers in general - that he can handle bringing Marvel's comic-based hero to life on the screen.
Chris Hemsworth looks incredibly imposing on the poster for "Thor."
Poster tagline: "The God of Thunder"
"Thor" Character Poster
Paramount Pictures unveiled the first character poster for "Thor" in conjunction with the 2010 San Diego Comic Con.
Exclusive Interview with Ray Stevenson
(Jan 2010) After discussing Ray Stevenson's latest film, "The Book of Eli," the conversation turned to one of 2011's most talked about films: "Thor." Stevenson had just completed the first day of filming and was really excited about what's happening on "Thor."
Kat Dennings is "Thor"-Bound
(Nov 2009) Marvel has officially announced Kat Dennings has committed to a role in "Thor."
Sir Anthony Hopkins Joins "Thor"
(Nov 2009) Oscar-winner Sir Anthony Hopkins ("The Silence of the Lambs") has committed to playing Odin in the big budget Marvel Studios/Paramount Pictures production, "Thor."
Stuart Townsend Leaves "Thor"
(Jan 2010) Stuart Townsend has left "Thor," according to a report by the Associated Press, over creative differences.
Natalie Portman Plays a Pivotal Role in "Thor"
(July 2009) Natalie Portman's no stranger to action/fantasy films having starred in "V for Vendetta" as well as three Star Wars films. She'll be playing the part of Jane Foster in "Thor," the first love interest of Thor.
Kenneth Branagh Finds His Thor
(May 2009) After months of speculation it appears director Kenneth Branagh has decided on who will play the title role in Marvel's "Thor." Deadline Hollywood's Nikki Finke broke the news that Chris Hemsworth has been tapped to play the hammer-wielding Norse god. Who's Chris Hemsworth you ask? Good question.
Casting Rumors - Alexander Skarsgard in the Running
(Mar 2009) So, rumors are running rampant across the 'net of Alexander Skarsgard possibly being cast as Thor in the Marvel Studios production of the same name. Hello, 'late to jump on the Alexander Skarsgard bandwagon' people.
Alexander Skarsgard Opens Up About "Thor"
(June 2009) In an interview with MTV News, Alexander Skarsgard revealed he'd actually gotten as far in the "Thor" casting process as trying on the outfit and filming an audition.
Kenneth Branagh to Direct "Thor"
(Feb 2009) Kenneth Branagh has been tapped to direct "Thor" for Marvel Studios and Paramount Pictures according to Marvel.com. Back in 2007 Matthew Vaughn ("Stardust") had come on board as director, but has since left the project after the expiration of his contract.
Jaimie Alexander Thor Interview Video
Jaimie Alexander interview on Thor, on Chris Hemsworth as Thor and how he looks like how the comic books are drawn, Hemsworth's confidence, Anthony Hopkins as Odin, and on what Kenneth Branagh brings to the table as the director. Jaimie Alexander Thor interview video courtesy of Paramount Pictures.