Thor: Love and Thunder is the 29th movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which is rapidly moving towards the conclusion of Phase 4

As the pop culture franchise continues to expand, it's easy to lose track of when each movie and series takes place in the timeline.

Thor: Love and Thunder is a 2022 American superhero comedy film based on Marvel Comics featuring the character Thor, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

It is the sequel to Thor: Ragnarok (2017) and the 29th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU)

Thor: Love and Thunder does attempt to explore themes of love and loss whilst introducing the Mighty Thor and putting Thor on a journey of self discovery.

Love and Thunder has grossed over $755 million worldwide, becoming the sixth-highest-grossing film of 2022.

The film received mixed reviews, with praise from critics for its light-hearted nature and Bale and Portman’s performances, while criticism was aimed at the screenplay and tonal inconsistency, with many critics deeming the film inferior to Ragnarok