Tag Archive: Chris Hemsworth

[WATCH] First trailer for THOR: THE DARK WORLD

With Iron Man 3 hitting cinemas this week, Marvel have released the first trailer for their next Phase Two entry, Thor: The Dark World. Directed by TV veteran Alan Taylor (Game of Thrones, The Sopranos), this trailer teases more realm-crossing action, with Thor (Chris Hemsworth) facing a mysterious new villain, Malekith (Christopher Eccleston), and rekindling his romance with Jane …

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[REVIEW] THE CABIN IN THE WOODS @ NZIFF 2012

Drew Goddard and Joss Whedon’s meta-horror The Cabin in the Woods had a long, tough journey to New Zealand screens. Following the film’s 2009 completion, it was first postponed to be converted to 3D, then delayed indefinitely following MGM’s bankruptcy. Lionsgate eventually bought the film and mercifully released it in 2D, and since its premiere at South by …

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THE CABIN IN THE WOODS gets a theatrical screening after all at NZ Film Festival

Roadshow Films’ decision to release The Cabin in the Woods straight to DVD in New Zealand and Australia caused an uproar on Twitter from outraged Joss Whedon fans, and pretty soon afterwards an online petition and Facebook page were launched to campaign for a theatrical release. The meta-horror film has earned widespread praise from the likes of …

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[REVIEW] THE AVENGERS sets a new standard for Marvel adaptations

The Avengers is the pinnacle of Marvel’s cinematic master plan – an unprecedented team-up of comic book characters that has been painstakingly constructed over five feature films, making this one of the biggest blockbuster events of recent years. In preparation for this long-anticipated occurrence, Marvel have been ambitiously churning out an entire family of interconnected …

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[WATCH] SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN Trailer + 5-minute extended sneak peek

A new trailer and five-minute extended clip for Snow White and the Huntsman were released this week, and Rupert Sanders’ adaptation of the classic Grimm Brothers story is certainly looking rather epic, with Lord of the Rings-esque ambitions. For those who missed the earlier teaser, the film stars Kristen Stewart as Snow White, Charlize Theron as the evil queen, …

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[WATCH] THE AVENGERS Trailer #2

Marvel’s The Avengers is only just over three months away, and we still don’t know much about it even after having seen a teaser trailer, Super Bowl spot and a bunch of pretty awful stills. That changes today with a new trailer which highlights the key ingredient in any superhero team-up: the conflict within the team. I’m glad to see Joss …

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[Watch] THE AVENGERS Extended TV Spot

Following Marvel’s first trailer for the Joss Whedon-directed superhero team-up The Avengers back in October, a new extended TV spot played during the half-time break of today’s Super Bowl. The new spot – which features stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Samuel L. Jackson and Tom Hiddleston – doesn’t reveal too …

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[Watch] SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN Teaser Trailer

A teaser trailer was released today for Snow White and the Huntsman, the first of two competing Snow White films on the way next year (Tarsem Singh’s Mirror, Mirror being the other). Directed by Rupert Sanders, Snow White and the Huntsman stars Kristen Stewart as Snow White, Charlize Theron as the evil queen, Sam Claflin as the Prince, and Chris Hemsworth as the Huntsman who is tasked with killing Snow …

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[Watch] THE AVENGERS Teaser Trailer

The first official teaser trailer for Marvel’s huge event film The Avengers landed overnight. Unlike the awful promotion seen in the posters so far (see photoshop mess above), this trailer is very exciting and kinda badass. The Avengers has been teased in the plots and post-credit sequences of both Iron Man films, The Incredible Hulk, Thor and Captain …

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