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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Samuel L Jackson
Tom Hiddleston
Chris Hemsworth
Natalie Portman
Anthony Hopkins
Stellan Skarsgård
Idris Elba
Directors
Kenneth Branagh
Screenwriters
Ashley Miller
Zack Stentz
Don Payne
Running Time
114 minutes

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Plot
Thor (Hemsworth), would-be king of a race of trans-dimensional beings worshipped as deities on Earth, is cast out of Asgard by his father (Hopkins) and banished to Earth. There he must discover himself and face the threat of his jealous brother, Loki (Hiddleston)...


Verdict
Turn off the snark-o-meter, and this is a return to form for Marvel, introducing a new hero we’ll be happy to see again in, oh, about a year or so.


Reviewed by Chris Hewitt

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