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Thor Becomes An MIT-Trained Hacker In Michael Mann’s ‘Blackhat’

Giuseppe Macri Tech Editor

Chris Hemsworth is trading in his hammer for a computer in director Michael Mann’s upcoming cyber-thriller “Blackhat,” in which the “Avengers” actor plays a convicted, MIT-trained cyber criminal-turned savior tasked with saving the U.S. from a cyberattack on four major banks and a nuclear power plant.

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“Blackhat” is scheduled to debut in theaters Jan. 16, 2015.

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