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2011-07-12 04:55:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- From Marvel Studios and Paramount Pictures comes a unique and compelling twist on the Super Hero genre with the out-of-this-world warrior THOR, debuting on high definition Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray and DVD September 13, 2011. Called "spectacular" (USA Today), "thrilling, entertaining and cool" (Ain't It Cool News) the phenomenal screen debut of the legendary God of Thunder took audiences by storm, earning more than $440 million at the global...

2011-03-23 20:53:57

'Cross-talk' between bacteria in our gut and our brain A lot of chatter goes on inside each one of us and not all of it happens between our ears. Researchers at McMaster University discovered that the "cross-talk" between bacteria in our gut and our brain plays an important role in the development of psychiatric illness, intestinal diseases and probably other health problems as well including obesity. "The wave of the future is full of opportunity as we think about how microbiota or bacteria...

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2009-09-28 21:17:18

Jaimie Alexander and Colm Feore have signed up for roles in Kenneth Branagh's big-screen Hollywood adaptation of the Marvel comic book, Thor. Alexander is to play Sif, a skilled Asgardian warrior and one of Thor's love interests, while Feore is to portray a villain whose identity is being kept tightly under wraps, The Hollywood Reporter said. Chris Hemsworth is to play the titular Norse god and Natalie Portman his human love, Jane Foster. The movie is slated for U.S. theatrical release May...

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2009-07-14 10:20:26

Israeli-born U.S. actress Natalie Portman has signed up to play Jane Foster in Thor, the Marvel superhero picture Kenneth Branagh is to direct next year. Portman has previously starred in the three most recently released installments in the Star Wars franchise, as well as Beautiful Girls, Garden State, V for Vendetta and The Other Boleyn Girl. Variety.com said she will play the Norse warrior's love interest in Thor, which is slated for theatrical release May 20, 2011. The Internet Movie Data...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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