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Itís being rumored that Thor: Ragnarok will feature a female as the lead antagonist. There are a few names from the comics who fit that bill, so letís take a look at the prime candidates who might trouble Thor Odinson in 2017.
One of the greatest things about comic book movies is watching characters we know and love kick the hell out of each other, and it's starting to sound like Thor and Hulk are next up to throw down.
Recent rumors going around have said that Mark Ruffalo's next appearance as The Hulk will be in the cosmic adventure Thor: Ragnarok - but if a new report is to be believed the God of Thunder and the Green Goliath may not be the only heroes featured in the 2017 blockbuster.
Marvelís Phase Three seems to be marked by multiple high-profile team ups. Ant-Man is coming back, with The Wasp at his side. Captain Americaís sprint through the Civil War will showcase nearly a dozen different superheroes. And now weíre getting a report that Hulk may get a team up.
Avengers: Age of Ultron had so much content that we have only begun to get a glimpse of what made it to the cutting room floor. With an original runtime of 195 minutes, there are plenty of deleted scenes to open up and dissect. Check out one of the more interesting oneís involving Thor and Erik Selvig.
After sending around a poll to all the writers and staff here at Cinema Blend, weíve crunched the numbers and created our Top 12 rankings for the Marvel Cinematic Universe so far. Whatís the order, you ask? Read on to find out!
1987ísAdventures in Babysitting was a big hit that virtually everybody of a certain generation remembers fondly. One of itís best scenes is when Thor-obsessed child Sara believes a mechanic is in fact the Asgardian god, but that was almost very different.
A recurring character throughout the MCU is about to get the pivotal part that she has tirelessly been working towards. Jaimie Alexanderís Lady Sif was introduced as one of Thorís oldest companions and respected warriors in his the first Thor. But now, Lady Sif is about to make her mark, according to the actress who portrays her.
So far only three individuals have been able to lift Thorís hammer in the MCU, but a fourth name might be added to the list, as a new rumor suggests one of the stars of Captain America: Civil War will get to wield Mjolnir.
There is little doubt that director, Kenneth Branagh played a huge part in how successfully Marvelís 2011 entry, Thor translated to the big screen. Possibly a testament to that, a recently cited rumor indicates that the studio was looking to reacquire his services for the still-vacant directorís chair for the seriesí upcoming third film, Thor: Ragnarok.
As a solo movie, Peyton Reed's upcoming Ant-Man will start off within its own little corner of the Marvel Cinematic Universe... but we shouldn't forget that it won't be long before he's seen right alongside the likes of Captain America, Thor, and Iron Man.
Kevin Feige has gone on record saying that Thor: Ragnarok will impact everything that comes after in the MCU. The Avengers: Infinity War movies are next on the docket, which begs the question: Will Thor end up fighting Thanos in his threequel?
A lot went down in Avenger: Age of Ultron, and if you weren't already versed in Marvel Cinematic Universe lingo, then it could've been difficult to follow. Here's our recap of happened to each of the Marvel heroes and where they're likely to go post-Ultron.
When it was confirmed that Marvel was moving forward with a female version of Thor, we speculated how this news would potentially change the Marvel movies - but that was even before we found out who it was underneath the mask. Now that information is out, and the prospects of a big screen female Thor has become a bit more interesting.
For most of the major superheroes (and even a few villains), theyíre lucky enough to have a love interest as an important part of their mythos. Thatís continued in the movies, and here are the comic book romances we could see on the big screen soon.
Identified as the remnants of the six singularities that existed in the universe prior to the Big Bang - Space, Time, Reality, Mind, Power and Soul Ė we have been slowly learning about all of them in Marvel Studiosí movies for years now, and it wonít be long before they are put center stage in the upcoming two-part epic The Avengers: Infinity War
While itís been said that the battle against Thanos is what the Marvel Cinematic Universe has really been building to since 2008, the company doesnít exactly have plans to shut its doors beyond that point.The big question that looms over all of it, however, is where does the MCU go from there?
In Avengers 3 everything weíve seen so far in the comic book movie world has been building towards an epic big screen battle against the alien warlord known as Thanos. It's called the Infinity War and Marvel will split it into two parts.
Watch Iron Man actor, Robert Downey, Jr. and Tiny Thor face off in the cutest interview before Avengers: Age of Ultron hits theaters.
Marvel has built an expansive cinematic universe on the back of long-term contracts with its stars, but even those will eventually expire, and Chris Hemsworth just revealed when his deal is up.