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Latest Guardians Of The Galaxy Trailer Lands
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20 May 2014  |  Written by James White  |  Source: Marvel

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If the first trailer for Marvel’s interstellar comedy action film Guardians Of The Galaxy was a tease introducing us to the rag-tag assortment of thieves, thugs, assassins and lunatics that makes up the titular team, this new promo delivers action, spectacle and the same swagger we’ve come to expect from what is shaping up to be another giant leap for the comic book crew. 

Last time, the featured track was Blue Suede’s Hooked On A Feeling. While that tune Ooga-Chakkas its way onto this trailer towards the end, now the focus is on Norman Greenbuam’s Spirit In The Sky as Chris Pratt’s Peter Quill discusses the gang of ruffians he’s running with.

There are a few firsts here. We hear plant-warrior Groot (Vin Diesel)’s first utterance of his trademark/only phrase “I am Groot” and there is more chatter from the Bradley Cooper-voiced Rocket Racoon. There's also a wider peek at the universe this lot inhabits, alongside the initial glimpse of Glenn Close as Nova Prime Rael, a top officer of the Nova Corps, who are none too happy with the Guardians’ actions, and some glimpses of Lee Pace's big bad, Ronan the Accuser.

With James Gunn calling the shots from the screenplay by Nicole Perlman, Guardians still seems like a whole heap of fun, if handled correctly. Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Lee Pace, Benicio Del Toro, John C. Reilly, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Peter Serafinowicz, Ophelia Lovibond, Gregg Henry and Laura Haddock all feature in the film, which is out here on July 31, before landing in the US on August 1. Gunn and some of his cast hit Facebook for a Q&A around the trailer launch, and you can check out their answers here.

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I definitely in...
This looks like GREAT fun!!!!! More

Posted by Funk_Knight at 20:38 on 22 May 2014 | Report This Post

So good!
This just looks so damn good! Both trailers have left me very, VERY excited! More

Posted by TheHazman at 15:20 on 22 May 2014 | Report This Post

Raccoon balls
Just noticed that at about 2:09, Rocket just re-adjusts his little mutant raccoon package. I'm in. Not because of Rocket's balls necessarily, just the whole thing. Ooga chacka! More

Posted by Adsyboy at 23:31 on 21 May 2014 | Report This Post

The first trailer was fantastic, this one not so much. It doesn't seem as fresh any more, almost just another blockbuster with tons upon tons of CGI and convoluted action sequences. At least it looks like it doesn't take itself seriously and has it's feet firmly rooted in comedy. Marvel have always been good with comedy nd this looks like their most comedic output yet, so that still has me looking forward to it more than, say, Days Of Future Past for example. More

Posted by Coyleone at 22:15 on 21 May 2014 | Report This Post

This looks awesome as awesomeness punched in the face with a fist full of awesome! More

Posted by nybras at 14:22 on 20 May 2014 | Report This Post

I am now looking forward to this more than anything else this summer. Am I the only person with Super-hero burn out? Fed up of Thor, Iron-Man, Captain America, Avengers, Superman, Batman, yada, yada, yada...? Finally something a little different; weirdness! Brilliant casting as well. They had me at John C. Reilly and Peter Serafinowicz... More

Posted by dunstabledoug at 13:06 on 20 May 2014 | Report This Post

I love the Poster! More

Posted by sleepwalker at 09:13 on 20 May 2014 | Report This Post

Tons o'fun...
I reckon this is gonna make a packet! More

Posted by partybee at 07:47 on 20 May 2014 | Report This Post

If the trailer is anything to go by the soundtrack should be cheese-filled awesomeness! Also, an actor who hasn't been on my radar until recently, I like how Chris Pratt looks in this film. More

Posted by Plodwyn at 02:11 on 20 May 2014 | Report This Post

I should have stuck with the original teaser,i am left disappointed must be comic book burn out. More

Posted by seanofthedead at 20:04 on 19 May 2014 | Report This Post

This brings tears to my eyes. Finally something original. I was skeptical when I first heard rumors, but the casting is brilliant, the look of the film is fabulous and the best part sexy times for everyone! More

Posted by lunacatd at 19:24 on 19 May 2014 | Report This Post

Biggest film of the summer? More

Posted by Stuntgoat at 19:15 on 19 May 2014 | Report This Post

I've done an article with 24 high-res screen grabs including the first look at Lee Pace and Glenn Close's characters if anyone's interested: -must-pause-moments-from-guardians-of-the-galaxy-traile r-2/ More

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