This post will have the official information from Marvel Studios regarding “Thor: The Dark World,” the sequel to Thor, starring Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston reprising their roles as Thor and Loki, coming to theaters November 8, 2013. Marvel’s “Thor: The Dark World” continues the big-screen adventures of Thor, the Mighty Avenger, as he battles to save Earth and all the Nine Realms from a shadowy enemy that predates the universe itself.
Update January 14, 2014
Disney confirmed that Sir Ben Kingsley will reprise his role as Trevor Slattery (aka The Mandarin) in a short film titled ALL HAIL THE KING directed by Drew Pierce. After the events of Iron Man 3, Trevor Slattery is an infamous icon. He’s also locked up in a high-security prison. Luckily, his newfound profile has brought him celebrity and protection on the inside – and the actor has gladly agreed to an in-depth profile with a documentary filmmaker.
ALL HAIL THE KING will be available on Marvel’s THOR: THE DARK WORLD in 3D and HD Digital February 4th, 2014 and on 3D Combo Pack (3D Blu-ray, 2D Blu-ray, Digital Copy), Single-Disc Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand February 25th, 2014.
Update January 3, 2014
Marvel’s “Thor: The Dark World” arrives on 3D Combo Pack, Single-Disc Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand February 25th and will be available on Digital 3D and Digital HD on February 4th. Bonus features include an exclusive first look at Marvel’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier, never-before-seen extended and deleted scenes and more.
Bonus Features: (3D Combo Pack, BD, DVD & Select Digital Retailers)
Update October 28, 2013
In the video below, a LEGO Thor and Loki head to the World Premiere of “Thor: The Dark World” in London.
Update September 21, 2013
Dr. Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) journeys to Asgard in her character poster for “Thor: The Dark World.”
Update September 20, 2013
Asgardian warrior Sif (Jaimie Alexander) takes to the battlefield in the latest poster for “Thor: The Dark World.”
Update September 15, 2013
More character posters released for “Thor: The Dark World” including, Loki breaking free of his prison, Thor protecting Jane, and a regal Odin.
Update September 6, 2013
A creepy Malekith (Christopher Eccleston) unmasks in this character poster for “Thor: The Dark World”
Update August 28, 2013
Character posters of Thor and Loki released for “Thor: The Dark World” – I’m glad that Tom Hiddleston’s Loki is having such a large presence in the marketing of the film.
Update August 23, 2013
Concept art, behind-the-scenes, and film images released for “Thor: The Dark World” in conjunction with Empire Magazine cover story.
Update August 7, 2013
Official trailer and Loki image released for “Thor: The Dark World” as part of You Tube’s “Geek Week.”
Update August 2, 2013
Payoff poster released for “Thor: The Dark World”
Update July 23, 2013
Watch Tom Hiddleston as he surprises the San Diego Comic Con crowd by appearing on stage, in character, as Loki. SAY HIS NAME!!! SAY HIS NAME!!!
Update July 13, 2013
Concept art by Charlie Wen for “Thor: The Dark World” will be given away to attendees of San Diego Comic Con.
Update June 1, 2013
Thor and Malekith venture into the Dark World in these new stills and behind-the-scenes images released by Marvel.
Update April 23, 2013
First images and trailer released for “Thor: The Dark World.”
Update April 19, 2013
The God of Thunder strikes a pose in this first, “teaser” poster for “Thor: The Dark World.” Trailer set to debut Tuesday, April 23 on Apple iTunes Movie Trailers.
Update February 1, 2013
Behind the scenes image released for “Thor: The Dark World” with star Chris Hemsworth (Thor) and director Alan Taylor on set.
Original article follows below…
From Marvel Studios Press Release
In the aftermath of Marvel’s Thor and Marvel’s The Avengers, Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos… but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet, one that will reunite him with Jane Foster and force him to sacrifice everything to save us all.
Starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgård, Idris Elba, Christopher Eccleston, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Kat Dennings, Ray Stevenson, Zachary Levi, Tadanobu Asano and Jaimie Alexander with Rene Russo and Anthony Hopkins as Odin, “Thor: The Dark World” is directed by Alan Taylor, produced by Kevin Feige, from a story by Don Payne (credit not final) and screenplay by Christopher Yost and Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely (credit not final) and is based on Marvel’s classic Super Hero Thor, who first appeared in the comic book “Journey into Mystery “ #83 in August, 1962.
“Thor: The Dark World” is presented by Marvel Studios. The executive producers are Louis D’Esposito, Alan Fine, Stan Lee, Victoria Alonso, Craig Kyle and Nigel Gostelow. The film releases November 8, 2013, and is distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
THOR: THE DARK WORLD
U.S. Release date: November 8, 2013
Running time: TBD
Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgård, Idris Elba, Christopher Eccleston, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Kat Dennings, Ray Stevenson, Zachary Levi, Tadanobu Asano, Jaimie Alexander with Rene Russo and Anthony Hopkins as Odin
Director: Alan Taylor
Producer: Kevin Feige
Executive Producers: Louis D’Esposito, Alan Fine, Stan Lee, Victoria Alonso, Craig Kyle, Nigel Gostelow
Story by: Don Payne (credit not final)
Screenplay by: Christopher Yost and Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely (credit not final)