PRESS STATEMENT FROM PARAMOUNT PICTURES:
"Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment present the highly anticipated motion picture adaptation of Thor, the latest from the Marvel pantheon of legendary super heroes who have inspired generations of readers.
"The epic adventure Thor spans the Marvel Universe from present day Earth to the mystical realm of Asgard. At the center of the story is The Mighty Thor, a powerful but arrogant warrior whose reckless actions reignite an ancient war. As a result, Thor is banished to Earth, where he is forced to live among humans. When the most dangerous villain of his world sends its darkest forces to invade Earth, Thor learns what it takes to be a true hero.
"Thor is the tale of one man's mythic journey: from a petulant prince born to inherit the throne, to a humble superhero who earns the right to lead.
"Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment present A Marvel Studios Production of A Film by Kenneth Branagh: Thor, starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgård, Kat Dennings, Clark Gregg, Colm Feore, Ray Stevenson, Idris Elba, Jaimie Alexander, Tadanobu Asano, Joshua Dallas, with Rene Russo and Anthony Hopkins as Odin. The film is directed by Kenneth Branagh. Thor, distributed by United International Pictures, opens on April 29 in Metro Manila Theaters."
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