Tag Archives: Taika Waititi

Even Before Her Disney Feud, Scarlett Johansson Worried Disney Would Kill Her $90M Movie

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Even prior to her public feud with the Walt Disney Company, Hollywood superstar Scarlett Johansson was once worried the company would cancel her $90M film. ScarJo’s feud with Disney during former Disney CEO Bob Chapek’s tenure is well-known. The actress sued the company over the Marvel Cinematic Universe Black Widow film release for a breach of contract when Disney released the ...

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Marvel Actors’ Children Appear in ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’

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Marvel fans can always expect some fun cameos or celebrity appearances in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (such as the famous Stan Lee cameos), but the newest installment in the Thor franchise has some very young members of its cast! In a new interview with PEOPLE magazine, Chris Hemsworth (who stars as Thor) and New Zealand director Taika Waititi (who directed the past ...

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Chris Hemsworth and Taika Waititi Hid Their Friendship From Marvel

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Many Marvel fans now associate the New Zealand director Taika Waititi with Australian actor Chris Hemsworth, since the iconic duo’s movie¬†Thor: Ragnarok¬†completely turned around a failing franchise (and since the duo has teamed up again for the next Thor movie,¬†Thor: Love and Thunder).¬†However, Hemsworth and Waititi’s friendship is many years older than people might realize — and the pair just ...

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Christian Bale ‘Terrified’ His ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ Co-stars

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In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, each Marvel superhero typically fights one main villain at a time, such as Thanos. The new Thor movie Thor: Love and Thunder¬†sticks to this theme (albeit with some very unique evil minions of sorts), and since British method actor Christian Bale is playing the villain Gorr the God Butcher, this movie’s villain turned out to ...

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Meet the Children Who Created the ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ Villains

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If you’ve already seen the new Marvel movie¬†Thor: Love and Thunder, or seen a trailer for it, then you know that there is one main villain: Gorr the God Butcher, played by British method actor Christian Bale (who some fans will recognize in his out-of-character role from the Disney musical Newsies). However — spoiler alert! — there are plenty of ...

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REVIEW: ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ Is a Marvel

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Even though the¬†Avengers¬†films were an enormous success for Marvel Studios, as were many of the spin-off solo films that followed Marvel superheroes like Hawkeye, Black Widow, and Loki, one particular Norse god never seemed to do well with his solo films — at least, until New Zealand director and comedic¬†What We Do in the Shadows¬†actor Taika Waititi came onto the ...

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‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ Sneak Peek Is Released

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Marvel fans, get ready!¬†Thor: Love and Thunder¬†is almost here, and we’ve got a special preview of the film to tide us over until it comes to theaters in July. The Marvel movie (which brings back director Taika Waiti, who directed the movie’s popular predecessor¬†Thor: Ragnarok) explores Thor’s search for a new identity that brings him away from his warrior past ...

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James Gunn Defends Chris Pratt Against Twitter’s Cancel Culture

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Once again, actor Chris Pratt’s name is trending on Twitter as a contingent of Marvel fans pushes for the actor to be removed from his role in the upcoming Thor¬†and¬†Guardians of the Galaxy¬†movies due to his Christian identity. The latest social media wave seems to have been sparked by the release of the latest trailer for¬†Thor: Love and Thunder,¬†which Pratt ...

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Will Thor and Star-Lord Start Dating in ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’?

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When the new Thor: Love and Thunder trailer was finally released on April 18 after a long and frustrating wait for Marvel fans, most Marvel Studios aficionados were simply thrilled to finally catch some glimpses of Thor and his friends again. However, some fans have now decided that one particular scene in the short teaser trailer means two Marvel protagonists might become ...

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Does Lop from Star Wars: Visions Have Major Potential?

If you’ve already seen all nine episodes of Star Wars: Visions on Disney+, then you’ll be familiar with the episode “Lop and Ocho”, which tells the story of two sisters during the reign of the Galactic Empire. The character Lop is a ‘Lepi’, which are sentient rabbit humanoids that have seldom been used in Star Wars material with the exception ...

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