Comic Riffs: Thor


Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 11/17/2013

‘Thor’ sequel ($38M) wins second weekend; flies past the 2011 original

‘Thor: The Dark World’ holds off strong debut of ‘Best Man Holiday’; ‘Gravity’ tops $500-million globally.

By Michael Cavna  |  01:10 PM ET, 11/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  thor: the dark world

Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 11/11/2013

‘THOR: THE DARK WORLD’: Sequel tops box office ($86M) as Avengers brand flexes yet more muscle

‘Thor: The Dark World’ tops box office with $86.1 million; Marvel sequel has already grossed $327M worldwide.

By Michael Cavna  |  03:08 PM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  thor the dark world, box office

Posted at 02:49 AM ET, 11/08/2013

‘THOR: THE DARK WORLD’: 7 Things to Know About the Marvel Sequel *(Spoiler-Free)

‘THOR: THE DARK WORLD’: 7 Things to Know About the Marvel Sequel *(Spoiler-Free).

By David Betancourt  |  02:49 AM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:04 PM ET, 11/03/2013

‘THOR: THE DARK WORLD’: Marvel sequel hammers world box office with $109.4M opening

‘Thor: The Dark World’ wins dozens of foreign markets ahead of U.S. debut; ‘Ender’s Game’ wins domestic.

By Michael Cavna  |  10:04 PM ET, 11/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  thor the dark world

Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 05/02/2012

‘THE AVENGERS’: Assembling 7 Reasons why it’s the Best Marvel Movie Yet

Comic Riffs declares “Avengers” the best Marvel movie yet. Why? We assemble our top reasons why Joss Whedon’s film reigns — and rocks.

By David Betancourt and Michael Cavna  |  10:16 AM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  the avengers, joss whedon, iron man, robert downey jr., thor, chris hemsworth, incredible hulk, mark ruffalo, scarlett johansson, black widow, jeremy renner, hawkeye, chris evans, captain america

Posted at 09:59 AM ET, 12/06/2011

#SUPERHEROES, ANYONE? Twitter’s top film topics of 2011

By Michael Cavna  |  09:59 AM ET, 12/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  twitter 2011, thor, dark knight rises, green hornet, xmen

Posted at 02:03 PM ET, 07/24/2011

‘CAPTAIN AMERICA’ tops box office with $65.8M debut to complete Marvel sweep

Marvel completes summer sweep as “First Avenger” grosses $65.8M domestically to become third Marvel film of season to win a weekend.

By Michael Cavna  |  02:03 PM ET, 07/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  captain america, marvel studios, thor, x-men, box office

Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 06/13/2011

MONDAY MORNING ROUNDUP: Of the Tonys, Reubens, Comic-Con and Neil Gaiman himself

By Michael Cavna  |  10:52 AM ET, 06/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  tonys, reubens, spider-man, thor, x-men, neil gaiman, jeff parker, clay bennett, robert ariail

Posted at 08:38 PM ET, 03/23/2011

VIDEO OF THE DAY: New ‘Captain America’ trailer brings the cinematic muscle

By Michael Cavna  |  08:38 PM ET, 03/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  captain america, chris evans, marvel entertainment, thor

Posted at 08:01 PM ET, 12/10/2010

TRAILER OF THE WEEK: 'Thor' hammers home its presence

As Darren Aronofsky's anguished-ballerina film "Black Swan" moves into wider release, Marvel Studios oh-so-coincidentally leaps into theaters with another Natalie Portman role: The full trailer for "Thor" -- in which Portman's Jane Foster comforts the tortured Thor -- hits...

By Michael Cavna  |  08:01 PM ET, 12/10/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The Holly Word, The Holly Word | Tags:  Marvel Studios, Thor

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 07/26/2010

COMIC-CON 2010 POSTSCRIPT: Is this the new 'Avengers' team -- or the ol' E Street Band? [PHOTOS]

We thought that Marvel lineup with the rock-star charisma and camaraderie looked familar. Perhaps it's just us -- entirely possible -- but when the "Avengers" roster united for the first time for public consumption, stepping to the skirt of...

By Michael Cavna  |  12:30 PM ET, 07/26/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  San Diego Comic-Con, San Diego Comic-Con, San Diego Comic-Con | Tags:  Captain America, Iron Man, Joss Whedon, San Diego Comic-Con 2010, The Avengers, The Incredible Hulk, Thor