Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel, Dave Bautista, Michael Rooker, And Benicio Del Toro Talk “Guardians of the Galaxy”

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Guardians of the Galaxy is the best Marvel movie ever.  It’s got a lot of laughs, plenty of action, and most importantly it has heart.  Another part of what makes this film so great is that even though it is connected to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, you need no prior knowledge of any of the source material.

The film has such a whimsy feel to it, that it will leave you singing and dancing.  It practically bursts with energy, and will have you cheering for a talking three who can only say “I Am Groot.”

We were recently invited to the press junket for Guardians of the Galaxy, where director James Gunn talked about coming aboard this project, and setting the emotional tone.  Chris Pratt talked about the weight gain and training, while Zoe Saldana and Michael Rooker reminisced about punching Pratt. We also get learn what it was like for Vin Diesel to voice a tree, and what were some of Dave Bautista and Benicio Del Toro‘s favorite songs from the film are. Hit the jump for more. [Read more...]

“Guardians Of The Galaxy” Review: Marvel Studios’ Latest Is A Heartfelt Musical Burst Of Energy

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Marvel Studios really rolled the dice with James Gunn‘s Guardians of the Galaxy. And it paid off in spades! The first original film in Marvel Studios’ Phase 2 of the MCU, brilliant,spot-on funny, sharp, daring, and adventurous. Often times we say that every new Marvel film is better than the last, but Guardians of the Galaxy really lives up to that notion because it is a fresh property, and gives us a unique look at the comic book world.

It is just so much fun, and because it is a new title, it definitely eases the pressure of having to know what has been built before it, even though the film is part of a larger universe.

Filled with plenty of laughs and adventure, Guardians of the Galaxy has heart, and is the kind of film that we have all been waiting to see from superhero movies. So hit the jump for the full review of Guardians of the Galaxy. [Read more...]

New Mobile Game for “Guardians of the Galaxy” Released

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On the heels of Marvel‘s upcoming film, Guardians of the Galaxy, a new mobile game app has been released. It’s an action role-playing game called Guardians of the Galaxy: The Universal Weapon. Find out more about the game after the break.

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Details About The Awesome “The Guardians of the Galaxy” 17 Minute 3D IMAX Preview Screening [Updated With Extended Look Trailer]

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While everyone is salivating for the release of Guardians of the Galaxy on August 1st, a select few had a chance to see 17 minutes of the movie in preview screenings across the country. My screening in Toronto, Canada was packed, but featured no surprises beyond what was promised and a short video introduction by director James Gunn. What we did see was 17 incredible minutes of what is surely going to be an awesome movie. Hit the jump for more details.

[Update From The Editor: We have added a new trailer that was released following the 17 minute preview. The original article follows after the trailer. Hit the jump to check it out] [Read more...]

New “Guardians Of The Galaxy” Viral Site Mocks Earth’s Most Beautiful Destinations

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The newly launched Guardians of the Galaxy viral site isn’t afraid to tell some of Earth’s most beautiful destinations look like a piece of s***, when compared to some of the locations seen in the film. Marvel recently launched, a viral site to help promote the release of James Gunn‘s Guardians of the Galaxy. The site acts like a travel agency which helps the user book flights – or space flights – to some of the destinations seen in the film. Hit the jump to see some images, plus a video that contains some new footage. [Read more...]

Listen To The Entire “Guardians Of The Galaxy” Soundtrack Now

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Normally movie score titles would ruin critical plot points, and as such, many fans anticipating said film would avoid even looking at what the a soundtrack contains. However when a soundtrack is comprised of songs, it is a little bit different. Sure they may not be a spoilerly as a score title, but song titles can set the tone for certain aspects of the film, and as such, fans would probably want to avoid them too. But what makes James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy a little bit different is that the soundtrack is completely comprised of an awesome mix of music from different generations.

As seen in the header image above, the soundtrack for Guardians of the Galaxy is appropriately titled Awesome Mix Vol. 1. While the Vol. 1 may just be there for looks, the mix itself is indeed Awesome, and since it consists of music that has already been released, the entire playlist has already been uploaded on Spotify, which means it is now available for you to listen to. Hit the jump to check out the entire playlist. [Read more...]

New “Guardians Of The Galaxy Featurette Makes Drax Look Really Smart

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There are a ton of reasons why we should all be excited about Guardians of the Galaxy. Yes it’s another film from Marvel Studios. Yes, it’ll be tied into that cinematic universe. And Yes, it involves superheroes. But the Guardians are your ordinary heroes. They are made up of a thief, an assassin, two thugs, and a maniac. And while that may sound like your usual rag tag anti-hero group, you should still watch this latest marketing featurette for Guardians of the Galaxy, because it’s pretty hilarious.

In it, we get to see the Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, and Bradley Cooper talk about their respective characters. Of course there is new footage that is included in it, but watching Bautista not only talk about Drax, but watching Drax try to prove to to the group that he is the smartest one in the room is funny.

Hit the jump to check it out. [Read more...]

Marvel Giving Fans A 17-Minute Preview Of ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy” In IMAX; New Poster Revealed

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Well this pretty much guarantees that Guardians of the Galaxy won’t be at Comic-Con this year. Not too long after a Guardians of the Galaxy preview debuts at Disneyland on July 4th, Marvel Studios has announced that a 17 minute preview of the film will be hitting 150 IMAX screens across North America on July 7th. Guardians of the Galaxy: An IMAX® 3D First Look will feature thrilling, never-before-seen IMAX 3D footage of the James Gunn-directed epic space adventure.

Check out the Guardians of the Galaxy‘s official Facebook page to get your tickets.

Hit the jump to see what Gunn had to say about the preview and and a look at a cool new poster from the film. [Read more...]

New “Guardians Of The Galaxy” Trailer Has More Rocket Raccoon Than You Can Handle

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With just a month and a half until James Gunn‘s Guardians of the Galaxy hits theaters, Disney and Marvel is ramping up the marketing for the film by releasing new TV spots every other week or so. A couple of trailers, as well as those nifty character profiles, told us a little bit more about the strange cast of characters that make up this new superhero team.

The brand new international trailer gives us a better look at some of the comedy that will be seen and just how outrageous this film can really be. Plus we get more footage of Rocket Raccoon (Bradley Cooper) and Groot (Vin Diesel) bantering “I am Groot.” Hit the jump to see the new trailer. [Read more...]

Watch “Guardians Of The Galaxy” Sneak Peek At Disneyland Starting July 4

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We are just a little over a month away from the release of Guardians of the Galaxy, and as the highly anticipated film draws closer, Disney and Marvel have teamed up once again to give fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe a closer look at the film.

But unlike the Iron Man Tech Exhibit and the Captain America Exhibit in Disneyland or the Avenger’s S.T.A.T.I.O.N Exhibit in New York, the new Guardians of the Galaxy promo is more of a sneak peek of the film itself. Hit the jump to see what Guardians of the Galaxy will be replacing. [Read more...]