Thor: Ragnarok REVIEW | BS46

It’s the new Doug.

Thor: Ragnarok is the third installment to Marvel’s Thor franchise within the MCU. And it’s funny as hell. And let it be known, it was by design. New Zealand-based director Taika Waititi (What We Do In The Shadows) takes over to bring the laughs. His intention from the get-go was to make a fun movie and make Thor the coolest person in the movie… being that the movie is about Thor. So here we are. A fresh re-imagining in the MCU for Thor coming off of 2013’s Thor: The Dark World–Marvel’s worst reviewed film.

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BAD (+)
The switch to “comedy-focused”
The Grandmaster
Hulk development
BAD (-)
A little too much forced comedy
The scale of Hulk
Was this a good (or appropriate) tone compared to the previous two films?