Thor, the Marvel Comics superhero, is his action-adventure self in "Thor:The Dark World" opening today at local theaters. Chris Hemsworth plays the out-of-this world Thor with Natalie Portman in the role of love interest Jane Nelson. Another new offering is "12 Years A Slave", the true story of a free black man in pre-civil war New York City who is kidnapped and sold into slavery. Check out the trailers and local show times.

Here are the show times at the Marquee in New Hartford, the Rome Cinemas and the Glenwood MoviePlex in Oneida.