May 1st, 2011
09:31 PM ET
Ahead of the Curve: Weekly pop culture cheat sheet
Chris Hemsworth has chronicled the challenge of beefing up to a superhero's size, and now we finally get to see his effort in action when "Thor" opens in theaters this Friday.
Co-starring Natalie Portman, "Thor" tells the story of the hammer-wielding warrior who is banished from his home to earth by his father Odin (Anthony Hopkins). Are you planning on seeing it?
Here’s what else you shouldn’t miss this week:
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