Thor (2011)

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Fantasy adventure. Norse god Thor, son of Odin, king of Asgard, is about to be made king when the kingdom is attacked by its age-old enemies the Frost Giants. Thor leads a swift and unwise counter-attack, which Odin punishes him for with banishment. Landing on Earth in the desert of New Mexico, Thor is found by research scientist Jane Foster, who becomes involved in his quest to retrieve his hammer, the source of his power, and thwart the traitor in Asgard who plans to overthrow the king.

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