In January, cameras are set to start out rolling on Taika Waititi’s Thor: Love and Thunder, and rather a lot has modified within the Marvel Cinematic Universe since Chris Hemsworth headlined his final solo film. By the point the pic arrives in February 2022, the small display screen enlargement might be effectively underway with WandaVision, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier and presumably even Loki and Ms. Marvel having wrapped up their first seasons, whereas Spider-Man 3 may have blown the multiverse huge open and we’ll even have seen the debuts of each Shang-Chi and the Eternals.
Primarily based on what Waititi delivered to the desk in Ragnarok and what we all know to this point about Love and Thunder, Thor’s fourth solo journey is shaping as much as be epic. Not solely is Natalie Portman returning as Jane Foster to wield Mjolnir, however the Guardians of the Galaxy are set to lend assist, Tessa Thompson’s Valkyrie is on the lookout for a queen to assist her rule Asgard and Christian Bale will return to the superhero style because the film’s thriller villain.
MORE FROM THE WEB
That’s quite a lot of transferring items, and a brand new report now claims that Love and Thunder is being likened to a fifth Avengers film by way of sheer scope and scale, with the pic mentioned to have an “Avengers really feel” to it. Of course, Captain America: Civil Warfare was additionally nicknamed Avengers 2.5 by lots of people after that includes virtually the whole roster of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, so this hardly marks uncharted territory for the MCU.
Whereas Thor: Love and Thunder greater than probably received’t reinvent the wheel to something close to the identical extent as Infinity Warfare or Endgame, it’ll nonetheless choose up proper from the place the Infinity Saga left off and proceed laying the foundations for the overarching storyline throughout the following a number of Phases of the franchise.