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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.


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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

According to the filmmakers, amongst the Marauders the Asgardians arrest and imprison, are Korbinites. These are a race of aliens Thor encountered. One of them, Beta Ray Bill, became Thor's ally, and was deemed worthy to receive an Asgardian Hammer of his own. See more »

Goofs

(at around 1h 4 mins) Jane stands back on Thor's left in the Dark Elves' flying machine. When it flies off and leaves the palace, she completely disappears from view. When she falls to the floor later, she has reappeared in the front of the machine to Thor's right. 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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Plot less Piece Of Garbage
27 March 2014 | by See all my reviews

I don't write many reviews but, after seeing this crime against cinema, I felt compelled to voice my opinion, in the hope of saving potential viewers time and money. Basically, I saw the first Thor film when it came out and it didn't exactly blow my mind, so I wasn't expecting much from this film. My gut feelings proved to be justified. I cannot believe all of the praise this film has received and even most of the critics go on about how great it is, which proves how little they know. This film is a two-hour special effects show, with no plot and actors that are too unbelievably good-looking to be true. I would imagine that this film would only appeal to comic-book nerds or 10-year old boys and anyone else would be bored stiff after the first hour. I am angry that this crap ever got the green light from Hollywood and angry at myself for wasting my time and money to watch it. I have seen better DTV films than this, which were made with worse actors and a much lower budget. Avoid this crap like your life depended on it and, if you really must see it, wait until it turns up on TV. At least then you won't have wasted any money to see it. Simply awful.


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