Thor has in “Avengers: Endgame“ just survived a crisis of meaning, there is waiting in “Thor: Love And Thunder” according to director Taika Waititi, the next phase is already upon him: a mid-life crisis. There are also two new pictures of the upcoming MCU film.
With “Thor 3: Day of Decision” director and screenwriter Taika Waititi not only delivered the best ” in the opinion of fans and the trade pressThor’ movie but also one of the most popular MCU movies ever. Nevertheless, Waititi wants toThor 4: Love And Thunder” not repeat, but dare something new, as he now revealed in an interview.
On the one hand, this should succeed through a stronger focus on the topic of love which is already in the subtitle of “Thor 4″ plays a role. “Love And Thunder is part superhero spectacle and part romantic comedy, Waititi said opposite to Entertainment Weeklyfinally in Part 4 Natalie Portman returns as Jane Foster, Thor’s ex-girlfriend and now one herself Thor.
Waititi revealed how this came about and what exactly has happened in the meantime Entertainment Weekly Of course not, just like the film magazine Empire with whom he recently also discussed “Thor 4” spoke. At least both magazines have new pictures from “Love And Thunder,” which you can check out below:
Thor & Co. in the midlife crisis
On the other hand, “Thor 4” but also thematically from “Thor 3”.facing the Waititi Entertainment Weekly as “a party” and “rather festive”.
“[‚Thor 4‘] is also fun and completely over the top at times, but it’s also a deeper thematic film. It’s not a serious film and it’s not a drama, but we’re dealing with it […] universal themes like love and loss and one’s the right place in the world.”
So far, so vague, but how exactly you can imagine that, Waititi then explained: “Everyone asks this question in the film: What is the meaning of my life? What’s the reason I’m a hero? What do I do when I have such powers? It’s actually a midlife crisis movie.”
“Thor 4,” asks the question of whether we are doing the right thing, whether we are doing everything in our power to help the world. “I think that’s a good question now that the world is recovering from the pandemic. Are we doing enough to take care of others and take care of ourselves?”
“Thor: Love AndThunder“ will be released in German cinemas on July 6, 2022.