Thor: what is it good for? Well, a couple of laughs, like when Thor, exiled to earth, walks into a pet shop and tries to buy a horse. Otherwise, this is a run-of-the-mill franchise setter-upper. The Viking gods, it turns out, are actually extraterrestrials with human form, superhuman powers, English accents and old-fashioned diction (aliens… Read More Thor


Two sci-fi nerds (Simon Pegg and Nick Frost) are on a sci-fi-nerd tour of the US when they run into the original extraterrestrial, Paul, so named after the dog he squashed on crash-landing on Earth in the 1940s. The chain-smoking, potty-mouthed Paul has just escaped from the mysterious government agency that’s been hosting/holding him ever… Read More Paul