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Thanos may be the most dangerous villain in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but even director James Gunn admits that he didn’t have much of an impact on Guardians of the Galaxy.
Are you like Peter Quill and have been listening to the “Awesome Mix Vol. 1” from Guardians of the Galaxy over and over and over again? Well, we have some great news for you. It turns out that there were other five tracks that writer/director James Gunn had planned to use in the Marvel Studios movie, but wasn’t able to after script revisions and edits.
James Gunn has revealed one person who definitely won't be revealed as Peter Quill's father in Guardians of the Galaxy 2. Hint: he's Korean.
As more Marvel movies are released, the Marvel Cinematic Universe is moving closer to the climactic battle with Thanos in the Avengers: Infinity War films. Many fans have suspected that his could mean a team-up between Earth’s Mightiest Heroes and the Guardians of the Galaxy. After all, Thanos did pop up in James Gunn's film this summer.
When Screen Junkies’ Honest Trailers web-series was asked by fans to find fault with Guardians of the Galaxy, one imagines it was considered a serious challenge. After all, the Marvel film is one of the best reviewed films of the year and the biggest domestic hit.
Marvel Studios has shocked the world with the effectiveness of their "shared universe" franchise planning. With each new story produced it feels like they are not only adding to a bigger whole, but also making steps towards a predetermined future. In order to get this done, one would think that there's a certain rigidity to the creative process, but the truth is that's not necessarily the case.
IMAX works extremely well in the hands of talented filmmakers like Christopher Nolan and – say – James Gunn. Now, with Guardians of the Galaxy coming to DVD, a fan shares a photographic display of the parts of the scenes you DIDN’T see on the IMAX screen.
Much like The Avengers, the Guardians of the Galaxy team from Marvel Comics hasn’t always consisted of the same lineup. Star-Lord, Gamora, Drax, Rocket and Groot have certainly become the most well-known heroes from that pool of characters, but over the years fans have seen names come and go as group dynamics change and plots have developed.
Though her time on screen is short, Nebula stands out as a dominant and intriguing character among a cast of unique misfits. And we haven’t seen the last of her.
Minutes after Guardians of the Galaxy 2 was confirmed, the conversation shifted toward what new characters might join the fray. Eagle-eye Marvel fans combed the backgrounds of key scenes in The Collector’s lair to look for hints of Guardians characters who might be significant in the sequel.
Today is the day that we celebrate Thanksgiving – the one day a year specifically put aside to look back on the previous few months and give thanks for everything in our lives that makes us happy. For fans of comic book movies, there is plenty to be thankful for.
In the past few weeks, director James Gunn has done his part to shut down some rumored Easter Eggs in Guardians of the Galaxy. These revelations have somewhat disappointed fans, but the good news is that there are still some hidden Marvel treasures to be found in the movie.
As the director of Guardians of the Galaxy, James Gunn is tied into what is unquestionably the most successful "shared universe" currently running in theaters. Marvel Studios' approach has proven so successful, though, that it has seen imitations start popping up all over Hollywood - and it's a methodology that Gunn sees as potentially being wrought with problems and potentially damaging to the movie industry on the whole.
While superhero films tend to get shafted at the Academy Awards, Guardians of the Galaxy was such a success that it would be in the Academy’s best interest to at least consider the film for the following categories. Seriously, Oscar officials, give this masterpiece a chance!
It’s safe to say that Awesome Mix Vol. 1 was one of the best parts of Guardians of the Galaxy, and if you’re looking for more music that helped shape the colorful sci-fi epic, you’re in luck. A new Awesome Mix has been revealed!
Director James Gunn has already done his part shutting down rumors of Adam Warlock's cocoon appearing in Guardians of the Galaxy - saying that it was just a cool looking item that he picked at random - but what about the rumors of Beta Ray Bill? Fans have been saying for months that the horse-faced alien appears in the museum of The Collector - and now the director has responded to those talks.
Guardians of the Galaxy 2 may expand on the cosmic side of the Marvel Cinematic Universe in 2017, but don’t expect it to be one big set-up for the Avengers: Infinity War films. This ragtag group of misfits will be off doing their own thing.
James Gunn’s decision to cast Chris Pratt as Star-Lord in Guardians Of The Galaxy was regarded as a huge surprise when it was announced back in 2013. In fact it ultimately turned out to be a rather inspired choice. But there was an even more shocking comedian that almost usurped Chris Pratt to the role.
When it came to setting up for a sequel, the much adored Guardians of The Galaxy was about as subtle as Rocket Raccoon. Star-Lord's long lost father is out there. So, he must be involved in Guardians of The Galaxy 2, right? Sure. But it won't be the sequel's main plotline.
There are all kinds of fantastic Easter Eggs hidden within the Collector’s Museum in Guardians of the Galaxy. Of all the items, though, there is one that Marvel fans have been speculating about for months: the giant cocoon. Many have wondered if organic growth chamber could be the one that belongs to the heroic Marvel Comics character Adam Warlock – but was that director James Gunn’s original intention?
Since the release of Guardians of the Galaxy this past summer, fans have been making comparisons between the titular team and Marvel’s other golden group, The Avenges. But what sets them apart? According to Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn, one key difference is the depth of his characters’ flaws.
Yesterday morning, I was invited to a small screening of the special features that will be featured on Guardians of the Galaxy’s upcoming home video release, and watching the various featurettes, deleted scenes and other video material I learned a whole bunch of cool new pieces of trivia about the film. And I’m happy to share with all of you!
James Gunn has explained that they had to alter Guardians Of The Galaxy’s conclusion because it was just way too freaking sad. And once you find out what it was you will understand why he really had no choice.
Guardians Of The Galaxy was not only one of the most successful films of the summer but it proved to be one of the most popular too. Its impending release on a bevy of platforms over the coming weeks is hugely anticipated, and behind-the-scenes footage will provide fans with a glimpse at how the blockbuster was created.
James Gunn has revealed that he has big plans for the future of the Guardians Of The Galaxy franchise. In fact he’d already figured out what he wanted to do with Star-Lord, Groot, Rocket, Gamorra, and Drax while working on the original.