Top 35 Thor Ragnarok Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Thor Ragnarok facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Thor Ragnarok film message.

After Thor gives numerous wrong voice recognitions he tries "Pointbreak", because that's what Tony Stark called him when they met in the Avengers.

When Dr Strange uses Thor's hair strand to find Odin he casts a spell with his hands forming this familiar symbol called Triquetra that was also engraved on Mjolnir and has been a thing of the Asgardian culture.
When Dr Strange uses Thor's hair strand to find Odin he casts a spell with his hands forming this familiar symbol called Triquetra that was also engraved on Mjolnir and has been a thing of the Asgardian culture.

Thor Ragnarok Trivia

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  1. During Loki's play, Thor is being played by Chris Hemsworth's older brother Luke.

  2. One of the girls who took a selfie with Thor in Thor: Ragnarok (2017) is Taylor Hemsworth, Chris Hemsworths' second cousin

  3. When Hela arrives on Earth her costume is torn in multiple spots but when she arrives on Asgard she repairs it because she gets her powers back.

  4. Korg suggests a wooden fork would be good for fighting vampires. Korg is voiced by Taika Waititi, who played a vampire in his earlier film "What We Do In The Shadows".

Thor Ragnarok Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - Matt Damon has cameos in both Disney's and Fox's MCU. He played the Asgardian actor playing Loki in Thor Ragnarok(2017), and "Redneck #1" in Deadpool 2 (2018).
    Matt Damon has cameos in both Disney's and Fox's MCU. He played the Asgardian actor playing Loki in Thor Ragnarok(2017), and "Redneck #1" in Deadpool 2 (2018).
  • 1 - When Thor first sees Loki on Sakaar, Loki is telling the story of when he let go of Odin's staff at the end of the first Thor movie
    When Thor first sees Loki on Sakaar, Loki is telling the story of when he let go of Odin's staff at the end of the first Thor movie
  • Bruce Banner's shirt features the cover art for Duran Duran's 1981 album "Rio". This album featured the hit "Hungry Like the Wolf," which also serves as a reference to a scene involving Banner later in the film.

Thor Ragnarok Hidden Details

1 - Korg jokes that the three pronged spear would only really be useful if you were fighting "Three vampires huddled together" which is a gentle nod towards Taika Waititi's (Korg) earlier film "What we do in the shadows" about three vampires that all live huddled together in a house.
Korg jokes that the three pronged spear would only really be useful if you were fighting "Three vampires huddled together" which is a gentle nod towards Taika Waititi's (Korg) earlier film "What we do in the shadows" about three vampires that all live huddled together in a house.
1 - The theatre performing Loki's play is decorated with his iconic horns in addition of his statue
The theatre performing Loki's play is decorated with his iconic horns in addition of his statue

Bruce Banner can briefly be seen dancing with the Hulk parade (at the bottom)

1 - The song used is Immigrant by LED Zeppelin. Not only is the title of the song foreshadowing the end of the movie, so does some of the songs lyrics: "The hammer of the gods W'ell drive our ships to new lands"
The song used is Immigrant by LED Zeppelin. Not only is the title of the song foreshadowing the end of the movie, so does some of the songs lyrics: "The hammer of the gods W'ell drive our ships to new lands"
1 - When Thor and a skeleton are dropped from a cage simultaneously, Thor lands a few seconds before the skeleton does, despite falling from the same height. This is due to tension from the chain unraveling, which accelerates Thor downwards slightly faster than gravity could alone.
When Thor and a skeleton are dropped from a cage simultaneously, Thor lands a few seconds before the skeleton does, despite falling from the same height. This is due to tension from the chain unraveling, which accelerates Thor downwards slightly faster than gravity could alone.
1 - When Thor looks at himself, his eye is cracked foreshadowing him losing his eye.
When Thor looks at himself, his eye is cracked foreshadowing him losing his eye.
1 - The "little rock paper scissors joke" is actually the beginning of three jokes played out over the whole movie.
The "little rock paper scissors joke" is actually the beginning of three jokes played out over the whole movie.
1 - The rubble in the throne room foreshadows Thor losing his eye.
The rubble in the throne room foreshadows Thor losing his eye.
1 - The broken ceiling tile forewarns what happens next
The broken ceiling tile forewarns what happens next
1 - When Valkirie spaceship was shot, the engine went to shit. (toilet symbol)
When Valkirie spaceship was shot, the engine went to shit. (toilet symbol)

In Thor: Ragnarok, Thor grasps his sword by the blade and strikes enemies with the pommel. This is a swordfighting technique known as "Mordhau", and is designed to replicate the crushing ability of a heavy blunt weapon, such as a hammer.

The stone that thor,odin and loki makes a great visualisation for their realtionship

1 - Not sure if soundtracks count for this sub, but in Thor Ragnarok at the end when he decides to take Asgard to Earth the music playing is almost exactly the same as a song from the first Thor entitled Earth to Asgard. Kind of a cool reversal thing.
Not sure if soundtracks count for this sub, but in Thor Ragnarok at the end when he decides to take Asgard to Earth the music playing is almost exactly the same as a song from the first Thor entitled Earth to Asgard. Kind of a cool reversal thing.
1 - Sam Neill cameos as Odin in Loki's play. He previously worked with Taika Waititi in the film Hunt for the Wilderpeople
Sam Neill cameos as Odin in Loki's play. He previously worked with Taika Waititi in the film Hunt for the Wilderpeople

Matt Damon portrays Loki in Thor Ragnarok (2018) which is a sly reference to his role in Kevin Smith's Dogma (1999), but he's also playing Loki in the upcoming Jay and Silent Bob Reboot.

When he suits up in Norway his lightning strikes and scorches the grass around him

1 - Use of colors green and purple (in the dragon guts and Thor's clothing) foreshadows Hulk's appearance later in the movie.
Use of colors green and purple (in the dragon guts and Thor's clothing) foreshadows Hulk's appearance later in the movie.
1 - When Thor enters the throne room he sees the broken ceiling with a crack through the eye he loses.
When Thor enters the throne room he sees the broken ceiling with a crack through the eye he loses.
1 - When Skurge leaps onto the Bifrost, the shot mimics Thor's earlier Bifrost landing. This indicates that for a moment, Skurge has become like Thor: worthy.
When Skurge leaps onto the Bifrost, the shot mimics Thor's earlier Bifrost landing. This indicates that for a moment, Skurge has become like Thor: worthy.
1 - Sludge talks about he's guns that he found on Midgard from Texas. He names them Des and Troy so when put together they spell "Destroy". Two quarterbacks that play for the Dallas Cowboys are Dez Bryant and Troy Aikman.
Sludge talks about he's guns that he found on Midgard from Texas. He names them Des and Troy so when put together they spell "Destroy". Two quarterbacks that play for the Dallas Cowboys are Dez Bryant and Troy Aikman.
1 - Awkward Bruce High Fives Thor's Fist Bump
Awkward Bruce High Fives Thor's Fist Bump
1 - Looks at the Teseract after being sent to the treasure room. Because Loki has evil history with the Teseract this is foreshadowing of him taking the Teseract. In Infinity War (2018) it is confirmed.
Looks at the Teseract after being sent to the treasure room. Because Loki has evil history with the Teseract this is foreshadowing of him taking the Teseract. In Infinity War (2018) it is confirmed.

Hulk transforms to Banner and back to Hulk in a matter of seconds

Hela reveals ceiling art showing her holding Thor's Hammer when her and Odin were conquering the 9 realms. This is why she was able to destroy it earlier in the film.

1 - In Thor: Ragnarok (2017), when Thor walks through the Asgardian Palace he sees the remains of the ceiling artwork that Hela destroyed. Thor sees himself with a crack through his right eye. >! This foreshadows the injury inflicted upon him by Hela. !<
In Thor: Ragnarok (2017), when Thor walks through the Asgardian Palace he sees the remains of the ceiling artwork that Hela destroyed. Thor sees himself with a crack through his right eye. >! This foreshadows the injury inflicted upon him by Hela. !<
Thor Ragnarok poster
Thor Ragnarok poster

Thor Ragnarok Plot

Imprisoned on the planet Sakaar, Thor must race against time to return to Asgard and stop Ragnarök, the destruction of his world, at the hands of the powerful and ruthless villain Hela.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Thor Ragnarok. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Director Taika Waititi
Production Walt Disney Pictures
Stars Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba
IMDB score 7.9