Thor: The Dark World Reviews

December 18, 2013
Thor: The Dark World is a good model of how superheroes can save the world without forced gravitas, and have fun doing it.
December 10, 2013
Enough with the appetite-whetting experiments. Just wake me when The Avengers: Age of Ultron is here.
November 25, 2013
A wildly uneven but entertaining sequel to one of Marvel Comics' most enduring franchises.
November 8, 2013
The Crocodile Dundee II of superhero films-in a good way!
November 8, 2013
Though hardly a must-see, Thor: The Dark World is better than the original: a looser, loopier hybrid of science fiction and fantasy powered by a pair of magnetic performances and leavened with a number of truly witty moments.
November 8, 2013
Like so many comic book epics these days, Alan Taylor's 3-D Thor: The Dark World is both monumental and generic.
November 8, 2013
Thor is essentially Marvel's answer to Superman and, as with The Man of Steel, it can be difficult to craft a tale around a hero who is essentially invincible.
November 8, 2013
True, this sequel gets better as it goes along, but that's a very steep climb just to arrive at not bad.
November 8, 2013
Can we please cease and desist with movies where not just the fate of a person, or a family, or a city, or even a world but where THE FATE OF ALL EXISTENCE is at stake? Wouldn't it be nice to see a superhero simply rescue a puppy sometime?
November 8, 2013
Its monsters and angry armies and visual effects are interchangeable with Peter Jackson's Tolkien pics, with Clash of the Titans, with The Avengers, with Man of Steel, and on and on.