The days of Marvel’s Thor being a series of viking warfare and Shakespearean drama are over, with Thor: Ragnarok bringing Marvel’s new vision of a lighter, more comedic, and adventurous god of thunder to life. The terms “light” and “dark” have become loaded terms in the realm of comic book movies thanks to fan and media coverage, but whatever a moviegoer’s preference, the Thor series has shown the risks of trying to have it both ways. In the MCU, a franchise that’s one part Norse war story, one part Earthbound romantic comedy has turned out to be one of the studio’s most challenging to turn into a ...

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