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Thor: The Dark World (2013)

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When Dr. Jane Foster gets cursed with a powerful entity known as the Aether, Thor is heralded of the cosmic event known as the Convergence and the genocidal Dark Elves.

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Storyline

Thousands of years ago, a race of beings known as Dark Elves tried to send the universe into darkness by using a weapon known as the Aether. Warriors from Asgard stop them but their leader Malekith escapes to wait for another opportunity. The warriors find the Aether and since it cannot be destroyed, they try to hide it. In the present day, Jane Foster awaits the return of Thor although it has been two years since they last saw once another. In the meantime, Thor has been trying to bring peace to the nine realms. Jane discovers an anomaly similar to the one that brought Thor to Earth. She goes to investigate, finds a wormhole, and is sucked into it. Back on Asgard, Thor wishes to return to Earth but his father, Odin refuses to let him. Thor learns from Heimdall, who can see into all of the realms, that Jane disappeared. Thor then returns to Earth just as Jane reappears. However, when some policemen try to arrest her, an unknown energy repulses them. Thor then brings Jane to Asgard to ... Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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There was darkness.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence, and some suggestive content | See all certifications »

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8 November 2013 (USA)  »

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Marvel Thor: The Dark World  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$170,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$85,737,841, 10 November 2013, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$206,362,140

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$644,783,140
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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Carter Burwell was to write the score, but left the film over creative differences, and was replaced by Iron Man 3 (2013) Composer Brian Tyler. See more »

Goofs

In their escape, Thor didn't tell Loki that they were going to abandon the big ship and jump to a smaller ship. This small ship barely fit into Loki's secret pathway. If Loki thought they were going to continue on in the big ship, he would have known that there was no way they could escape through the secret pathway and never would have gone on with the plan. See more »

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Odin: [narrating] Long before the birth of light, there was darkness... and from that darkness came the Dark Elves. Millennia ago, the most ruthless of their kind, Malekith, sought to transform our universe back into one of eternal night. Such evil was possible through the power of the Aether, an ancient force of infinite destruction. The noble armies of Asgard, led by my father King Bor, waged a mighty war against these creatures. As the Nine Worlds converged above him, Malekith could at...
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Crazy Credits

There's a scene during the credits where Sif and Volstagg take the Aether to the Collector, because with the Tesseract already on Asgard, it would be unwise to keep two Infinity Stones close together. After Sif and Volstagg leave, the Collector says, "One down...five to go." See more »

Connections

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Soundtracks

Golden Song
Written and Performed by Sarah Jane Cion
Courtesy of Sarah Jane Cion
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Fairy thor mother of Arseguard.
15 February 2014 | by See all my reviews

This movie is from the schoolgirls by the schoolgirls for the schoolgirls and, when I say schoolgirls I mean really juvenile schoolgirls, immature at best. This is an exercise in cheer-leading. This movie is for those that believe the moon is made of cheese, candies grow on trees and in running streams of chocolate milk. Not that there's anything wrong with it but I thought the premise was the damnation of the universe.

Yes, the end of light in the universe by crazy testosterone infused elves nonetheless, one of who is African by the way. The only thing standing in their way is Arseguard. Pertinent to its name everyone at arseguard is involved with, you guessed it, saving their own bottoms while their prince thor is involved with baby sitting his honeypot.

There are some decent graphics but you'll be hard pressed to watch an explosion here, a spaceship there and whops you need new glasses.


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