MARVEL’S THOR: THE DARK WORLD is coming home much sooner than you think! The Avenger with the flowing locks (not played by Scarlett Johansson) scored a hit when the sequel hit theaters in November, and The Dark World gets a quick turnaround, with a February 4 release on Digital 3D and Digital HD, and a release on Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand February 25.
The film continues the big screen adventures of Thor as he battles to save Earth and all the Nine Realms from a shadowy enemy that predates the universe itself. In the aftermath of Marvel’s The Avengers, Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos, but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet, one that will reunite him with Jane Foster and force him to sacrifice everything to save us all.
Thor: The Dark World stars Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Natalie Portman as Jane Foster, Tom Hiddleston as Loki and Anthony Hopkins as Odin. The film was directed by Alan Taylor and the screenplay is written by Christopher L. Yost, Christopher Markus, and Stephen McFeely from a story by Don Payne and Robert Rodat.
Bonus features included in the Blu-ray and DVD sets include never-before-seen extended and deleted scenes, a gag reel, and a 30 minute featurette called “A Brothers’ Journey: Thor & Loki” that goes behind the scenes with filmmakers and cast as they explore two of the most iconic characters in the Marvel Universe with stars Chris Hemsworth & Tom Hiddleston, and journey through the key moments that have defined and endeared these characters to audiences around the world. A featurette, “Scoring Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World with Brian Tyler” goes behind the scenes with the filmmakers and acclaimed composer Brian Tyler for a look at the creation of the movie’s stunning original score. An audio commentary with Director Alan Taylor, Producer Kevin Feige, Actor Tom Hiddleston (Loki) and Cinematographer Kramer Morgenthau is also included.
Finally, an exclusive look at Marvel’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier is also included. Viewers will get an exclusive first look at the latest installment in the Captain America franchise and its incredible cast of characters, including Scarlett Johansson as the Black Widow, Samuel L. Jackson as Director Nick Fury, Chris Evans, our hero Steve Roger’s, his new ally Sam Wilson, aka the Falcon played by Anthony Mackie, and a mysterious enemy from the past…the Winter Soldier played by Sebastian Stan.