James Gunn and Chris Pratt have less than a year to start Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 On the big screen, completing one of the most unexpectedly successful trilogies in film history. The threequel recently celebrated its last day of filming ahead of its May 5, 2023 release date, as Guardians prepares to make its mark once again.
To say that no one saw this team’s success coming can be considered a massive understatement, as only Marvel Comics fans knew about their 2014 on-screen debut. Who were the parents before? The recipe was a strange one, to say the least – from an unknown director, Andy parks and Recreation as the main character, and Its two biggest stars are only in the film as voiceover roles. All are joining the up-and-coming Marvel Cinematic Universe.
It is safe to say that for most of the estimates Guardians of the Galaxy 2014 was fairly minor, especially going against Phase 2 sequels like iron Man 3, Thor: The Dark WorldAnd Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Now, as the third film in his trilogy gears up for its theatrical run, director James Gunn looks back on this impossible journey with a special focus on those heroes.
Gunn and Pratt’s Wild Run with Guardians
Guardians of the Galaxy Trilogy director James Gunn took to Twitter to reflect on the people and doubts he and his cast had to face before the release of his first film within the MCU.
Responding to a fan who looked back how many people asked if fans needed the first Guardians movie, Gunno noted How many times has he and his team been bombarded with such questions. He also included a specific article from February 2014 which stated that Guardians of the Galaxy A flop would be:
“And the cast and crew and I were constantly interrupted by articles like this (The Guardian made more money than all the other characters’ early films.)”
Gunn was aware of the article thanks to Star-Lord actor Chris Pratt, who included it as part of his list of headlines as part of his speech. last day of shooting Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3,
“I knew about this article because Chris Pratt gave a beautiful speech on the last day of shooting Volume 3, where he listed one-minute headlines and quotes like that.”
Gunn also replied to another fan praising Gunn “D-Lister” Characters like Star-Lord and DC’s Peacemaker, noting how the post was “about the characters,” rather than Pratt & Peacemaker’s John Cena:
For those of you raving about John not being a D-lister, the original poster is talking about the characters, not the actors.
While thanking another fan for praising his work on those characters, he also made sure no one was “devaluation” Some lesser-known heroes with comics who have been as successful as more recognizable characters:
“Thanks! But you’re underestimating some of those ‘D-list’ Marvel characters whose comics have been selling for twenty years or more as Superman and WW (Batman, on the other hand, is, and almost always , a comics powerhouse).”
Overcoming obstacles with popularizing parents
eight years later Guardians of the Galaxy As the 10th film from Marvel Studios making its way into theaters, the team is a household name and fans are waiting to see where they go next in the MCU. Gunn and Pratt have gone on to prove any and all skeptics wrong in their work under the umbrella of Marvel Studios, and it’s almost a small miracle to see them achieve such high peaks.
It even seemed sentimental for Gunn to be reminded of those opponents. parent 3As the shooting of the film came to an end, Pratt took the emotional route and reflected on their journey together. One can only imagine how many other negative headlines he brought back into the limelight, like He completed his third and possibly biggest solo film. For Star-Lord and his ragtag band of misfits.
Now, the Guardians are gearing up for arguably their biggest year yet as a unit, with three performances ahead of their third solo outing next year for 2022 alone. animated Baby Groot will make headlines in August I’m Groot While almost the entire team Will shine during live-action Thor: Love and Thunder And this year holiday specialTake the team to new levels of excitement before next year.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 Will hit theaters on 5 May 2023.