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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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Box Office

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$200,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

€2,196,596 (Italy) (30 April 2017)

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$389,813,101 (USA) (21 September 2017)
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Trivia

To make the Ravagers' belts, Prop Master Russell Bobbitt had his team cut the leather themselves, rather than buying existing belts, and then parts from different electronic devices such as radios and cell phones were glued together, to make each belt "a unique piece of art". See more »

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Before making a series of jumps to get to Ego, Yondu tells Rocket "It's not healthy for a mammalian body to do more than 50 jumps." Then they do 700 jumps. After the last jump, Groot vomits. Which could mean that Groot is not purely fauna (plant), but has some parts that are animal. See more »

Quotes

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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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Lake Shore Drive
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Some sequels shouldn't happen
14 May 2017 | by (phoenix,az) – See all my reviews

I know it's a cliché to say I don't often write reviews, but that's the case here. I saw the overwhelmingly positive ratings for this film, and I'm wondering if we live in some kind of altered state or these really are the days of Idiocracy. Without giving anything away, I can tell you I'd rather get a root canal with no anesthetic in Tijuana... Yeah, it's that horrible. I was skeptical about the first film, but it was surprising delight of a film. This version is every worn out, big battle, fake CGI, movie rolled together puked out like a college girl on Spring Break.


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