Marvel’s film division has been batting homers for a long time, but when they announced this film, people were both incredibly excited and confused. It was one of the company’s lesser known franchises and a weird one to boot, so fans wondered if this movie might be too out there to do well, even if it looked amazing. Could audiences get behind a gun wielding raccoon or a bald Karen Gillan? Does the film manage to take off without a hitch, or was it anchored down by its own quirkiness? Well, it is a Marvel movie after all.
Let’s take a look at Guardians of the Galaxy.