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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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The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's true parentage.

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After saving Xandar from Ronan's wrath, the Guardians are now recognized as heroes. Now the team must help their leader Star Lord (Chris Pratt) uncover the truth behind his true heritage. Along the way, old foes turn to allies and betrayal is blooming. And the Guardians find that they are up against a devastating new menace who is out to rule the galaxy. Written by Blazer346

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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)

Opening Weekend:

€2,196,596 (Italy) (30 April 2017)

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$389,213,281 (USA) (21 August 2017)
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Trivia

Benicio Del Toro, who portrayed the Collector in the first film, expressed interest in portraying the character again despite Marvel not contacting him about the sequel. See more »

Goofs

At the begin Ego is running down through the woods with Meredith, in a split second long shot she is wearing Ugg Boots however, in the later shots of her feet she is wearing a pair of heels. See more »

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Meredith Quill: [sing along with the song Brandy] There's a girl in this harbor town / And she works layin' whiskey down / They say, Brandy, fetch another round / She serves them whiskey and wine / The sailors say, Brandy, you're a fine girl.
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Brandy (You're A Fine Girl)
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Canned garbage -- Are the Writers Laughing at us?
22 May 2017 | by See all my reviews

The only redeeming part of this film is that it allows you to think about how fun the first movie was.

Two possible theories for why it is so bad:

1. they found a group of high school drama students with no creativity to write the screenplay, and all they had was a list of generic plot and character devices to use for ideas.

2. the writers purposely wrote in all the canned, tear jerking, feel good plot/character plays they could as a contest to see how good ratings they could get for something they whipped off in an afternoon and knew was garbage.

Just horrific if you are looking for anything remotely creative or interesting. If this had been the first movie, their would not be a sequel, and, hopefully -- they'll give up now


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