The Problem with Thor Ragnarok - Marvel Video Essay

by Bryan Seeker

Since its release in 2017, Taika Waititi’s Thor: Ragnarok has been glorified for having its own brand and being different from all the other films in the Marvel Comic Universe. But in this video essay, Bryan Seeker draws attention to a problem that’s been largely glossed over—the overwhelming use of humor often disrupts otherwise dramatic moments, taking away from the potential weight of the film.

 

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