James Gunn Killed His Real Family in the Movie

James Gunn‘s Guardians of the Galaxy movies put him into the spotlight in a huge way. The Marvel Cinematic Universe‘s films have a rather consistent tone, regardless of the director. However, Gunn’s infectious installments have a specific, unique quality that sets them apart from other MCU entries. He brought Rocket Raccoon and Groot to life on the silver screen in a way that has gained the characters countless fans. The Guardians’ crazy antics lead to them needing to save the world from devastation. However, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 proves that they can’t save everyone.

‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ stakes

In 2017, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 was released in theaters. It’s a direct sequel to the first installment, as Gunn wanted to capture their journey immediately after they agree to team up. Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, and Bradley Cooper reprise their roles as the Guardians.