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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 5 May 2017 (USA)
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Set to the backdrop of 'Awesome Mixtape #2,' Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 continues the team's adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill's true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favorite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes' aid as the Marvel cinematic universe continues to expand. Written by Marvel Studios

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This summer, the galaxy won't save itself. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi action and violence, language, and brief suggestive content | See all certifications »

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$200,000,000 (estimated)

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$146,510,104 (USA) (5 May 2017)

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$301,799,474 (USA) (19 May 2017)
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Trivia

The stinkbug that gets eaten in the film was actually made of chocolate and black honey. See more »

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Yondu tells Rocket he found them by adding a tracer device to Peters ship. However, Peters ship was built by the Nova Corp at the end of the first film after being destroyed.

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Brandy (You're A Fine Girl)
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This movie is a joyous experience. Guaranteed to raise your mood!
8 May 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

James Gunn is clearly a fan of the work, and his love for the material shows through out the movie. Such a weird and bizarre universe so beautifully adapted to the screen.

This time around, part2 concentrates more on character development rather than being a plot driven movie. It concentrates on building the team dynamics and their relationships with each other. This enriches the movie's universe and is a decision with long term considerations for the series.

Even if you miss out on the amount of plot, you will be easily distracted by the great humor. The jokes are well written through out the running time. I haven't had so many laughs in a movie since Deadpool.

The plot is well written and the extra character development time raises the stakes and our attachment to the characters during action scenes. The actions scenes are visually incredible, in fact the entire universe is colorful and beautiful to behold.

I had a blast watching this movie, and I think you will too.


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