Thor: Love and Thunder is a superhero film directed by Taika Waititi and starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman and Tessa Thompson.
In Thor 4: Love and Thunder, Chris Hemsworth returns to the Marvel Cinematic Universe as the God of Thunder and has a new adventure. Together with Valkyrie, Korg and Jane Foster, who is now the superhero Mighty Thor, Thor must stop the god-killer Gorr.
Thor: Love and Thunder (2022) Movie Info
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Original Language: English
Director: Taika Waititi
Producer: Kevin Feige
Writer: Taika Waititi, Jennifer Kaytin Robinson
Release Date (Theaters): July 8, 2022 (United States)
Production Co: Marvel Studios
Current Trailer for Thor: Love and Thunder
Marvel Studios’ Thor: Love and Thunder | Official Teaser
Complete storyline and information about Thor 4: Love and Thunder
The times of war are behind Thor (Chris Hemsworth), the god of thunder. After traveling through space with the Guardians of the Galaxy, he decides to hang up his job as a superhero and finally find his inner peace. But Thor’s retirement is short-lived. For the galactic killer named Gorr the God Butcher (Christian Bale) has the destruction of all deities as his goal and must be stopped.
To face this danger, Thor seeks the help of old friends. These include Korg, King Valkyrie (Tessa Thompson), who rules over New Asgard, and Thor’s ex-girlfriend Jane Foster (Natalie Portman). Since she last saw Thor, things have changed for her. She now wields his once-destroyed hammer Mjolnir as the superhero Mighty Thor.
Background & info on Thor: Love and Thunder
Thor: Love and Thunder is the sequel to Thor 3: Judgment Day and builds on the events from the film Avengers 4: Endgame, at the end of which the superhero Thor joined the Guardians of the Galaxy. After Thor 3, Taika Waititi once again takes over as director, co-writing the script with Jennifer Kaytin Robinson. The film is part of the 4th phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Filming on Thor 4 was originally scheduled to begin in the summer of 2020, but had to be postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Production finally began in January 2021 in Sydney, Australia, under the working title The Big Salad. Filming was finally completed in June 2021. (MW, MH)