First Dark, Shadowy Teaser Poster for Marvel's Thor is Revealed
He is the immortal God of Thunder - The Mighty Thor! Marvel.com has revealed the first official teaser poster for Thor, their next epic adaptation of the mythical superhero from Asgard. The first trailer (not a bootleg) for Thor will be online tomorrow evening at around 4PM PST, so this is our first tease to hold us over until then. It looks like they might be downplaying the costume and hiding it a bit in the shadows, or just hinting that this is an epic comic book adaptation that will be dark and should be taken seriously. I'm leaning towards the latter. This is a pretty badass first poster, so check it out in all of its full glory below!
This epic adventure spans the Marvel Universe - from present day Earth to the mythical realm of Asgard. At the center of the story is The Mighty Thor (Chris Hemsworth), a powerful but arrogant warrior whose reckless actions reignite an ancient war. Thor is cast down to Earth and forced to live among humans as punishment. Once here, Thor learns what it takes to be a true hero when the most dangerous villain of his world sends the darkest forces of Asgard to invade Earth. Paramount has already set a May 6th summer release in 3D for Marvel's Thor. Stay tuned for the official trailer premiere tomorrow evening. Thoughts?
Reader Feedback - 37 Comments
NeoSLyfer on Dec 9, 2010
Suitably epic and bad ass.
LINKFX on Dec 9, 2010
love it the b/w look and keeping the red cape red makes it stand out
nelson on Dec 9, 2010
Cowboys And Aliens? Taken? All of these posters are the SAME! Even though it is cool! =)
Josiah Rizzo on Dec 9, 2010
I like it.
Xerxex on Dec 9, 2010
thor looks like he has some crazy mustache going on there...
Spider94 on Dec 9, 2010
kLO on Dec 9, 2010
ITS HAMMER TIME!!!!!!!!!!! but i seriously wont care until a trailer has a remote chance of changing my mind
Jericho on Dec 9, 2010
I dig it. Thor is looking good.
Cracky on Dec 9, 2010
he does not look happy.
Jesus on Dec 9, 2010
Thor or some badass medieval Sin City? lol
tra la la la la di da on Dec 9, 2010
i like it. although the trailer that i saw a month ago for it was wack and gave the entire story away.... lets hope the official trailer is better.
Roderick on Dec 9, 2010
McWilly on Dec 9, 2010
I like it! But where is the Helmet????I do want that hammer though!lol!!Anyone else see any similarities between Thor's costume and Dolph Lundgren's He-man costume?
jah p on Dec 9, 2010
"Take" with a Norse god
Dan W on Dec 9, 2010
OH MY!!!! This will be GLORIOUS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Docteur Baron (a.k.a Lazarus Leonis) on Dec 9, 2010
Looks fine....hope the movie loooks fine too..
Sakyo on Dec 9, 2010
... I expected more, but it's still awesome how it can pwn being as plain as it is.
Jordan on Dec 9, 2010
I am really looking forward to watching the origin of the hammer. Its been around a long time. Finally it gets its due. 🙂
Alejo on Dec 9, 2010
So gorgeous I'm a bit weepy.
Uriah on Dec 9, 2010
it would be awesome. if they do the exact same thing with capt america's poster. same black and white with like the blue colored in.
Josef on Dec 9, 2010
I've always liked Thor and I'm really looking forward to this. Time now for Sgt. Rock, Turok and The Flash.
Hattori Hanzo on Dec 10, 2010
This is gonna be awesome!
white bellied sap sucker on Dec 10, 2010
The Ultimates comic had a great interpretation of Thor. Everyone, Ironman, Capt. America etc. thought Thor was a schizophrenic mutant who only thought he was a god. Hope they use that aspect to ground the fanciful story in some reality.... Bet they haven't though
Richie G on Dec 10, 2010
If I was a mutant, I could make a pretty convincing argument that I was a god, of course if I was a god I could make a very convincing argument that I was a mutant. Thor is full of awesomeness!
Mayhem on Dec 10, 2010
I'm just glad they didn't go with the blue/yellow contrast... This looks good and the armor doesn't look nearly as bad as the original pics that were released.
harm on Dec 10, 2010
simple but epic,looks better than the green lantern poster.
DR.DOOM on Dec 10, 2010
No winged helmet... yea? or nay?
LW on Dec 10, 2010
thors hammer should be wayyyyy bigger. ramona had a bigger fuckin hammer than this guy. he looks like an olympic swimmer or something. or like hes about to hop into his bmw and head into the offices down at starbucks enterprises
GerggTown on Dec 10, 2010
Cool concept... but this looks kind of silly...
ryderup on Dec 10, 2010
Can't wait for the trailer.
Robbie on Dec 10, 2010
The ultimates was the worst thing to happen to marvel hopefully they take no pages from those books then this should be just fine
Jimmy Love on Dec 10, 2010
I remember the last pics they posted .... I'll gladly wait for the trailer.
Solo Calrissian on Dec 10, 2010
awesome! even tho background could use something better, ty!
A5J4DX on Dec 10, 2010
I guess it's OK.
That Awesome Norwegian Dude on Dec 10, 2010
Can that dude even act?
by grabthar's hammer on Dec 10, 2010
I can’t wait to see this movie, but definitely this weekend I’ll see it. great stuff...
limo hire on Dec 10, 2010
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