Taika Waititi’s second foray into the MCU is finally here Thor: Love and Thunder. his last trip RagnarokShe was universally loved by fans and critics. Unfortunately, this latest film has received a far more mixed reception. Reviews poured in everywhere, and the project received a CinemaScore rating of B+ — which is relatively low for a Marvel affair.
Why is the film getting so much criticism? Well, there are several factors, some of which are lackluster VFX, not enough of Christian Bale’s Gorr the God Butcher, and an overload of jokes that just don’t resonate with some.
While critical reception may have died down a bit, with the general audience in the same boat, it seems some of the stars of the Marvel Cinematic Universe are loving it. The most important among them is none other than daredevilis Vincent D’Onofrio.
Daredevil’s Kingpin loves thunder
Stars have started sharing their reactions Thor: Love and Thunderand as might be expected, there is much praise.
daredevil Star Vincent D’Onofrio was among those who complimented the film. A recently tweet his reading “This, this film here. I love it.”
Eternal‘s Lia McHugh was also among those who posted their support, saying: “As always, a spectacular night and another must see wonder film.”
Xochitl Gomez, from Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of MadnessShe remarked how the movie was “Absolutely insane:”
“Love & Thunder. Absolutely bonkers, and that’s why I love it. Last night was everything. Still freaking out!!”
Chris Pratt gave Chris Hemsworth high praise Instagrambe sure to state how “No one on earth is right anymore [for the role] as [Hemsworth]:”
“No one in the world is better suited for @thorofficial than this man @chrishemsworth. What a stud. what a star What a movie! Forever grateful. Thanks to @TaikaWaititi for the shot! Thanks to everyone in Australia for looking after us so well.”
Loki Season 1 director Kate Herron exclaimed, like her “laughed”, “cried,” and “laughed again:”
“No spoilers just here to say check out @TaikaWaititi #thorloveandthunder because it was great fun ⚡ I laughed. i cried Laughed again.”
The divisive Thor outing
People probably aren’t too surprised when celebrities praise the film. After all, they certainly won’t tear it apart publicly.
Either way, getting support from other MCU cast members is always a good thing. Many probably also enjoy seeing how involved all of these other actors are in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
As for Vincent D’Onofrio, fans were extremely excited to bring Kingpin back in hawk eye. Recent social media posts from the actor suggested he could be back sooner rather than later. A casting report for the Alaqua Cox spin-off show, echoShe has apparently confirmed that the crime lord will show up there, possibly with Charlie Cox’s Daredevil.
Needless to say, audiences want more D’Onofrio ASAP.
Thor: Love and Thunder is now in theaters worldwide, and echo will likely come to Disney+ sometime next year.