Director Alan Taylor Talks THOR: THE DARK WORLD, the Film’s Humor, Deleted Scenes, the End Credits Scenes, and More

     November 5, 2013

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With director Alan Taylor’s Thor: The Dark World now playing around the world and opening in North America this weekend, I recently got to interview the cast and filmmakers in London.  As most of you know, Chris Hemsworth returns as Thor, who reluctantly teams up with Loki (Tom Hiddleston) to fight off the villainous dark elf Malekith the Accursed (Christopher Eccleston).  The film also stars Natalie PortmanStellan Skarsgård, Idris Elba, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Kat Dennings, Ray Stevenson, Zachary Levi, Tadanobu Asano, Jaimie Alexander, Rene Russo, and Anthony Hopkins.

During my interview with Taylor he talked about the film’s humor, how the sequel features some cool stuff for comic book fans, when they came up with the end credits scenes, deleted scenes, and more.  Hit the jump to watch.

If you missed my video interview with Natalie Portman, Chris Hemsworth, or Kevin Feige, click the links to watch them.

Alan Taylor:

  • How Thor: The Dark World is really funny.
  • How the movie features some cool stuff for comic book fans.
  • When were the after the credits scenes figured out and how involved was he in both scenes?
  • Deleted scenes talk.  Says he cut out stuff with Odin, Jane on Asgard, Christopher Ecclestonas as Malekith

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