2. Point Break
In a delightful throwback to 2012’s The Avengers, Thor discovers the hard way that the Quinjet’s computer only responds to him when he refers to himself as “Point Break,” which of course is the nickname Robet Downey Jr.’s Tony Stark gave him in that film. This is, of course, a reference to Thor looking a lot like Patrick Swayze’s character from the 1991 film Point Break. Adding insult to injury, Thor also learns that the Quinjet recognizes Bruce Banner/the Hulk as the “strongest Avenger.”
1. The Arrival Of Thanos
It’s been awhile since we’ve seen a Marvel movie end with proper setup work for Avengers: Infinity War, but the post-credits scene in Thor: Ragnarok leaves little doubt as to what it’s teasing. We see Thor and Loki conversing on their ship’s bridge, discussing whether it’s a good idea to be bringing the God of Mischief back to Earth when all of a sudden they come into contact with a big, ominous ship. While it’s possible that the ship belongs to someone else, it seems pretty clear that Thanos is its commander.
We already know that the prologue for Infinity War shows Thor, bruised and beaten, floating through space, only to be picked up by none other than the Guardians of the Galaxy. This doesn’t exactly bode well for Asgard, which now literally only exists on the same ship Thor is traveling on. Hopefully, Thor is the only one who receives a beating from the Mad Titan, giving his people the opportunity to make their escape.
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