Posts tagged Chris Hemsworth

Movie Review: “Thor: Ragnarok (2017)”

Great fun! Sit back and be entertained. This movie is full of good humor and lots of action. The serious side is the return of Odin’s oldest child, Hela. She fought beside him and helped him gain the nine realms, but she was too violent and hidden away. Now, she’s been released and she goes […]

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“Ghostbusters (2016)” Movie review

This is a remake of the original movie released over 30 years ago.  It’s hard to believe that it was so long ago, but I’m showing my age.  This time, the cast is all female with Melissa McCarthy, Kirsten Wiig, Kate McKinnon, and Leslie Jones.  Chris Hemsworth rounds out the cast as a handsome, but […]

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“The Huntsman: Winter’s War” Movie review

This movie was the sequel and prequel to another movie, “Snow White and the Huntsman.”  It begins before the other movie when Ravenna, played by Charlize Theron, kills her latest husband, a King, and takes over.  Her younger sister, Freya, is madly in love with a young man and has his child.  He murders the […]

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“In the Heart of the Sea” Movie Review

Director Ron Howard scores again with this remake of the Moby Dick tale.  It’s filled with brilliant scenery, excellent camera work and outstanding computer graphics.  The tale is familiar to most of us who had to read Herman Melville’s book in high school, but this retelling brings it to life in a dramatic fashion.  The […]

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“Blackhat” Movie Review

An interesting movie about a cyber attack that first strikes a Chinese nuclear power plant and causes a meltdown.  No claims of responsibility or demands come with the attack and the authorities are mystified.  The Chinese need the help of the FBI and they form a loose coalition to find out who the attacker is. […]

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“Thor: The Dark World” Movie Review

This movie has a lot of action and adventure, mixed with a little comedy.  Chris Hemsworth does an excellent job as Thor, giving the role what depth he can.  With his good looks and great voice, there’s little he can do wrong, literally.  The more interesting role is that of his brother, Loki, played by […]

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“Rush” Movie Review

This was an excellent movie documenting the intense rivalry between two race car drivers, Niki Lauda and James Hunt.  The two men are exact opposites, Hunt is an extrovert, ladies man, and daring driver while Lauda is an introvert, almost shy, but a calculating and precise driver.  I remember watching the rivalry, but knew little […]

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