As far as the Marvel Cinematic Universe goes, the Thor movies have just kind of been ‘there’.
But the upcoming Thor: Ragnarok has already been described by Guardians of the Galaxydirector James Gunn as the funniest Marvel movie to date, and actor Chris Hemsworth admitted that the movie got him excited for Thor again. Now, director Taika Waititi has echoed those statements, saying that Ragnarok is funny because it allows Hemsworth to unleash his comedy talent.
“I don’t think they’d exploited that enough, not only in the Thor films or the Avengers films but in any of the other films he’s been in,” Waititi tells The Sydney Morning Herald.
“He’s a real comic talent and I felt like that was something that needed to be showcased.” Read more