Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

James Gunn Confirms Vin Diesel’s Return for ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2,’ Obviously

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by Britt Hayes August 26, 2015 @ 5:40 PM
Marvel
Today in news that is both obvious and delightful, director James Gunn confirmed that Vin Diesel (and Groot) will return for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. Sure, it was a foregone conclusion, but it’s good to know that our favorite lovable tree alien will be back for the sequel — although Gunn did not confirm if Groot will be bringing his sweet dance moves back.

Dave Bautista Wants To Make a ‘Star Wars’ Movie

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by Matt Singer July 23, 2015 @ 12:56 PM
Sony
You probably know Dave Bautista as Drax, the knife-wielding, overly literal member of the Guardians of the Galaxy. Or maybe you know Bautista from his days in WWE, where he was a frequent world champion and last left the company with maybe the funniest wave goodbye ever. Perhaps you’re a huge fan of The Man with the Iron Fists (but I kind of doubt it). However you know Bautista, you probably think of him as an intense, brooding badass. But apparently there’s a Dave Bautista we don’t know, Bautista who’s ... a huge Star Wars nerd?

The ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Sequel Will Be Titled ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’

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by Jacob Hall June 29, 2015 @ 2:54 PM
Marvel
When Marvel announced a release date for Guardians of the Galaxy 2 before the first one was even released, everyone thought Marvel was overestimating their strange space opera. And then it made a bajillion dollars and everyone on the internet felt like a fool. Now, the title for that sequel has been revealed and while it doesn’t bring any grand revelation with it, it’ll probably get you to crack a tiny smile.

‘Guardians of the Galaxy 2’ Director James Gunn Says the Sequel Is ‘More Emotional’

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by Britt Hayes June 28, 2015 @ 9:21 AM
Guardians of the Galaxy 2 isn’t hitting theaters until 2017, but that hasn’t kept fans from speculating about what — and who — we can expect to see in the sequel. Per his last update, James Gunn was working on completing the script based on his finished outline, and he had also previously hinted that this is a film about fathers. Gunn is doubling down on the dad stuff in his latest interview, while revealing a little bit more of what we can expect from Guardians of the Galaxy 2.

‘Guardians of the Galaxy 2’ Might Not Feature The Collector, But He Could Still Return to the MCU

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by Britt Hayes June 24, 2015 @ 8:27 PM
Marvel
One of the quirkier aspects of Guardians of the Galaxy was Benicio Del Toro’s role as Taneleer Tivan, aka The Collector, a delightful eccentric who spends his time collecting various artifacts and life forms. With James Gunn hard at work completing the Guardians of the Galaxy 2 script, we’ve been wondering who will — and won’t — return for the sequel. According to Del Toro, it might not happen, but he may return to the MCU again pretty soon.

Comic Strip: ‘Batman vs. Superman’ Spoilers and DC Movie Fears

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by Jacob Hall June 8, 2015 @ 11:36 AM
Warner Bros.
ScreenCrush’s Comic Strip is a weekly roundup of the hottest superhero movie/TV news items. From Marvel to DC and points in between, if it pertains to costumed comic book heroes, we’re covering it here, bringing you our expert analysis. This week, check out the latest Batman-related spoilers, examine the latest from Suicide Squad, and ponder what Warner Bros. is doing with their comic book movie future.

Comic Strip: Check Out Concept Art For George Miller’s Abandoned ‘Justice League’ Movie

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by Jacob Hall June 1, 2015 @ 10:15 AM
DC
ScreenCrush’s Comic Strip is a weekly roundup of the hottest superhero movie/TV news items. From Marvel to DC and points in between, if it pertains to costumed comic book heroes, we’re covering it here, bringing you our expert analysis. This week, check out art from the Justice League movie that never was, learn the latest on who may be playing Spider-Man, and see why you won’t be watching any more Suicide Squad set videos.

Marvel and Director James Gunn Have Already Started Casting ‘Guardians of the Galaxy 2’

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by Mike Sampson May 21, 2015 @ 12:43 PM
Marvel
While the rest of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is partying together on the set of Captain America: Civil War, the Guardians of the Galaxy must be feeling a little lonely. While they haven’t yet been integrated into the larger Marvel universe, director James Gunn is ready to expand the Guardians universe. During a Periscope chat with fans yesterday, Gunn revealed that he’s already in talks with an actor about joining Guardians of the Galaxy 2 for a major new role, a new Guardian.

‘Guardians of the Galaxy 2’ Director James Gunn Says the Sequel Is All About Dads

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by Britt Hayes April 14, 2015 @ 8:11 PM
Marvel
Another week, another quick update from James Gunn on Guardians of the Galaxy 2. The film isn’t set to hit theaters until 2017, but the director is still offering up plot tidbits and hints as he works on completing the screenplay. One of the big mysteries (perhaps the biggest) in Guardians of the Galaxy was the identity of Star-Lord’s father, and as Gunn previously teased, we’ll definitely meet him in the sequel — but is he the only father figure involved?

‘Guardians of the Galaxy 2’ Will Begin Filming in 2016, Karen Gillan’s Nebula to Return

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by Britt Hayes April 5, 2015 @ 1:18 PM
Marvel
James Gunn stays pretty active on social media and is as open as he can be with fans about his work on Guardians of the Galaxy, which goes against the typical secrecy of Marvel Studios. Then again, Guardians isn’t your typical Marvel film — the superhero space opera was a bit risky for the studio, but the weird and wonderful film really hit a home run with fans and critics alike. Gunn is currently working on the script for the sequel, and as usual, he has a few updates to offer.