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Things We Learned From Thor: Ragnarok Special Features

Things We Learned From 'Thor: Ragnarok' Special Features

Thor: Ragnarok was such a technicolor delight of a Marvel Studios film thanks to director Taika Waititi and his incredible assembled cast and crew.  We'd been waiting to get our hands on a copy of the Ultra HD 4k set of the film, and thought we'd share some of the highlights from the bonus features on[...]

Tessa Thompson Thinks Marvels Next Phase Is Women Rule Supreme

Tessa Thompson Thinks Marvel's Next Phase Is "Women Rule Supreme"

Tessa Thompson, Thor: Ragnarok's Valkyrie, has some pretty fabulous and bold words for what she thinks Marvel's next film phase is going to be.[caption id="attachment_785161" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Tessa Thompson at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards - Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Tessa spoke to Entertainment Tonight on the purple carpet during Monday's Black Panther world premiere in Los Angeles and[...]

Tessa Thompson Supports #FemaleFilmmakerFriday With A Flashback To Sundance

Tessa Thompson Supports #FemaleFilmmakerFriday With A Flashback To Sundance

Thor: Ragnarok breakout star Tessa Thompson (who we'll admit we loved before then, but she really was amazing) is not afraid to show her support in shirt form.   My current favorite Friday themed hashtag on the social medias, #FemaleFilmmakerFriday, is a celebration of all the wonderful females working in the film industry.[caption id="attachment_782886" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Editorial credit: DFree[...]

Tessa Thompson Calls Out Lena Dunham Over #TimesUp Photo Walks Back with Tweet

Tessa Thompson Calls Out Lena Dunham Over #TimesUp Photo, Walks Back with Tweet

Thor: Ragnarok star Tessa Thompson made headlines this week after for an Instagram comment pointing out that Lena Dunham, who posed for a photo celebrating the "Time's Up" movement at the Golden Globes awards on Sunday, was not involved in the movement.Time's Up aims to combat sexual harassment and assault and included both the coordination of[...]

Westworld Season 2: Evan Rachel Wood Teases Spring 2018 Premiere

Westworld Season 2: Evan Rachel Wood Teases Spring 2018 Premiere

The cast of this 10-episode phenomenon also includes Jeffrey Wright, James Marsden, Ben Barnes, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Clifton Collins, Jr., Luke Hemsworth, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Simon Quarterman, Rodrigo Santoro, Angela Sarafyan, Jimmi Simpson, Tessa Thompson and Shannon Woodward Executive produced by Abrams, Nolan, Joy, Jerry Weintraub and Bryan Burk, Westworld is produced by Kilter Films[...]

Is Tessa Thompsons Valkyrie In Thor: Ragnarok The MCUs First Openly Bisexual Character Well Define Openly

Is Tessa Thompson's Valkyrie In Thor: Ragnarok The MCU's First Openly Bisexual Character? Well, Define "Openly"

Thor: Ragnarok star Tessa Thompson set Twitter's heart aflutter this weekend when she revealed the sexuality of her character, Valkyrie When a fan said that Valkyrie is a lesbian in the comics, Thompson issued a correction:https://twitter.com/TessaThompson_x/status/921876958673113088The news that we will finally see the mythical openly LGBTQ character onscreen in the Marvel Cinematic Universe is a[...]

Kevin Feige Says Yes To An All-Female Marvel Movie&#8230After Competition Does It First

Kevin Feige Says Yes To An All-Female Marvel Movie…After Competition Does It First

Website io9 recently captured a conversation between Thor: Ragnarok actress Tessa Thompson and Feige wherein Feige made a verbal commitment to an all-female superhero project."Recently, I marched up with a couple of other women that work in Marvel and we went to Kevin, ‘What about a movie with some female superheroes? Like all of them?’"[...]


New Thor: Ragnarok International Trailer

New Thor: Ragnarok International Trailer

Coming out of Marvel Studio's San Diego Comic Con panel is the new international trailer for Thor: Ragnarok, starring Chris Hemsworth as Thor, the God of Thunder, himself, Tom Hiddleston as Loki, Mark Ruffalo as the Incredible Hulk, Tess Thompson as Valkyrie, and Kate Blanchett as Hela, the Goddess of Death. The style of the trailer gives off this mid-80's sci-fi vibe thanks to the neon […]

Thor: Ragnarok Synopsis Spells Out How Much Hulk We Get

Thor: Ragnarok Synopsis Spells Out How Much Hulk We Get

They are joined by Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson and Karl Urban, with Mark Ruffalo and Anthony Hopkins. Obviously, this tells us how the Planet Hulk storyline is getting adapted and put into Thor: Ragnarok But what is interesting to see is the whole element of Thor being separated from Mjolnir again, and[...]