The big summer movie has always been an odd idea. At a time when – as your mother said – you should be outside “making the most of the weather”, the studios want you inside, eating popcorn.
Still, if you’re going to sacrifice a hot day to sitting in the dark, you may as well use your chosen blockbuster as inspiration for travel. To where?
1. Thor star
How about Durham Cathedral (durhamcathedral.co.uk), which turns up in “Avengers: Endgame”, the 187th (ish) film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (out now) as a screen version of Asgard.
Poor choristers. They’ve just recovered from the cathedral being Hogwarts; now it’s all Thor and his hammer. When will they get any singing done?
2. In the roar