Is It Action or Comedy? Yes.

Movie: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’

Chris Hemsworth as Thor and Mark Ruffalo as Hulk in “Thor: Ragnarok.”

Back in May, in a review of “Guardians of the Galaxy 2” in this space, I rambled on for a while about how I felt that comic book movies that don’t star Batman should be, not dark and broody, but fun.

I’m pleased to report that Taika Waititi, the director of “Thor: Ragnarok,” read my words and took them to heart. I’m afraid, though, that he may have gone a bit too far.

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