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James Gunn interviews cast of Guardians of the Galaxy about himself

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A short video of Director James Gunn interviewing the stars of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy reveals a lot about why the film is such a fun romp through outer space.

Marvel has also released an interview with Vin Diesel explaining how he recorded the dialog for Groot. Although there were only 3 words, the same three words, there was a lot of direction provided:

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A Plethora of Guardians of the Galaxy Interviews

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Now that I’ve seen Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” a couple of times I’m trying to decide if it goes on my all time favorites list. Only time will tell, but to help me decide, I’ve started searching out great interviews with the cast to get a feel for what it was like making the film.

Just released today is a short interview with Star Lord himself, Chris Pratt, talking about getting in shape for the film and what it’s like to be a comic book character.

Pratt is basically the new Han Solo, until such time as the real Han Solo recovers from his broken leg and films the next Star Wars movie.

More interviews with members of the cast below the jump:

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Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Reboots Summer Box Office With $94 Million Take

GOTG_Payoff_1-ShtA few weeks ago those in the know would have told you Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” had a tough road ahead of it. It had unknown characters, an unproven lead actor, a director best known for films that are kind of out there, and was opening in an already dreary summer as far as box office goes. A Marvel film without super heroes? Who would go see it?

Turns out, just about everyone. Early estimates for the weekend show James Gunn’s space opera ringing in $94 million in space credits. That’s a new record for August openings. That’s freakin’ fantastic. The Global Box Office is now over $160 Million already. Not too shabby.Read More »Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Reboots Summer Box Office With $94 Million Take

The Making of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: Props and Costumes

One of the many things that impressed me about Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” was the realistic world building. To truly create a believable world out of whole-cloth, the artists behind mega-movies like Guardians must focus on the details. There’s a ton of great detail… Read More »The Making of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: Props and Costumes

Guardians of the Galaxy Is the Ultimate Summer Blockbuster For Marvel

In “Guardians of the Galaxy,” director James Gunn has crafted a classic space opera that is the definitive summer blockbuster. Equal parts high-energy and action-packed, with healthy doses of humor, pop culture references, and melancholy, this movie hits all the bases for a satisfyingly fun… Read More »Guardians of the Galaxy Is the Ultimate Summer Blockbuster For Marvel

SDCC’14 Coverage: Marvel Announces Guardians of the Galaxy Animated Series and Video Game

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During Marvel’s animation panel at SDCC’14, creative director Eric Radomski was discussing the inclusion of the Guardians of the Galaxy characters in upcoming episodes of all of Marvel’s animated series, when it was revealed the Guardians would soon be getting their own animated series.

This was followed by a 1-minute teaser of the show, featuring a scene with Rocket and Starlord.

No date was released for the series start, but it will air on the Disney XD channel, with other Marvel series like “Ultimate Spider-Man,” “Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H.,” and “Avengers Assemble.”

You can watch the full Marvel animation panel online here:

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