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10 Shocking Comic Book Movie Moments That Came Out Of Nowhere

10. 'Bro' Thor

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Up until their third film, the Avengers able to triumph over any threat, no matter how seemingly insurmountable, and yet they were still unable to stop Thanos from taking the lives of billions - such decisive failure was always going to impact on their mental health.

Even with that in mind, predicting that Marvel would highlight Thor's sense of hopelessness in this way would be as great a feat as obtaining the six infinity stones, as this was truly a new direction for the God of Thunder.

That's not to say it was a bad one though: the choice was bold, brave, unique and even served a story purpose. Perhaps the more shocking element of this moment was that Thor did not suddenly revert to being slim later in the movie, a choice some may argue is even bolder than the original decision itself.

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Fergal Harte dislikes himself probably as much as you dislike his writing.