A few weeks ago, amid rumours that Stan Lee would not be making a cameo in the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy, it was announced that he, in fact, will be making an appearance.
MoviePilot reports that Stan Lee will be playing a Xandarian citizen in the film, although it is unknown what he will be saying.
Guardians is a Marvel Entertainment adaptation of their comic book of the same name. The synopsis from IMDb: “In the far reaches of space, an American pilot named Peter Quill finds himself the object of a manhunt after stealing an orb coveted by the villainous Ronan.”
“Xandar is the home of the Nova Corps – seen in trailers and promotions – with Glenn Close their leader, Commander Rael…” reports MoviePilot.
The film stars Chris Pratt, Bradley Cooper, Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel, Dave Bautista, Lee Pace, Karen Gillan, John C. Reilly, and Glenn Close, and is directed by James Gunn.
Guardians of the Galaxy is a new Marvel film, set to be released on August 1.
The movie, directed by James Gunn, stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Lee Pace, Karen Gillan, Dave Bautista, Glenn Close, and John C. Reilly. The film’s synopsis, from IMDb: “In the far reaches of space, an American pilot named Peter Quill finds himself the object of a manhunt after stealing an orb coveted by the villainous Ronan.”
Here are the new stills!
Will you be seeing Guardians when it hits theatres?
Marvel is having a stellar year with the release of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, X-Men: Days of Future Past, and now, Guardians of the Galaxy.
MTV released two new stills from the new film, which feature the character Peter Quill/Star-Lord, played by Chris Pratt. The new pictures show off the character’s costume, most notably the famous mask.
The movie stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper, Karen Gillan, Lee Pace, Vin Diesel, and John C. Reilly and will be on the big screen August 1. Will you go see Guardians when it hits theatres?
Marvel fans, here’s a treat. USA Today has released a new still from Guardians of the Galaxy. The still is of the character Nebula, played by Karen Gillan of Doctor Who fame.
Karen Gillan as Nebula in Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy”
Guardians of the Galaxy has a star studded cast; the list includes Chris Pratt, Lee Pace, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel, John C. Reilly, and Glenn Close, to name a few. The official synopsis, from the Guardians IMDB page: “In the far reaches of space, an American pilot named Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) finds himself the object of a manhunt after stealing an orb coveted by the villainous Ronan (Lee Pace).”
The film, directed by James Gunn, is the first original title from Marvel’s “Phase 2” of movies; as reported by flicksandbits.com, “Phase 2” included titles such as Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Thor: The Dark World, and Iron Man 3 among others. Ant-Man will kick off “Phase 3”.
Marvel’s production company has been working with Walt Disney Studios to get a highly awaited adaptation of Guardians of the Galaxy comic books onto the silver screen.
The film has an incredible cast that includes Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel, Karen Gillan, Benicio Del Toro, and Lee Pace. Plus, actors John C. Reilly, Glenn Close, Michael Rooker, Djimon Hounsou, and Peter Serafinowicz are also all members of the extensive cast.
Just yesterday, the first official trailer was released and Collider shared some terrific new images as well. The trailer gives us a nice introduction to the characters and gives us an expansive look at the world director James Gunn has created.
Overall, the tone of the trailer is very comedic and it looks like this is going to be a hilarious and action-packed film that audiences will enjoy. Guardians of the Galaxy hits theaters this summer on August 1, 2014. Watch the trailer and take a look at some of the first images below:
What do you think of this new trailer? Would you have had like to seen more of the storyline rather than character introductions? Are you looking forward to Guardians of the Galaxy being out in theaters?
The 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards were held tonight at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. All of the nominees were in attendance to support their work and cheer on their peers. The red carpet fashion was also at the forefront tonight as the SAG Awards are usually a precursor to the Oscars.
There were some surprise winners, as well as some repeat winners from the Golden Globes and Critics’ Choice Awards. Here is the complete list of winners:
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Lupita Nyong’o, 12 Years A Slave
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series
Julia Louis-Dreyfuss, Veep
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series
Ty Burrell, Modern Family
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Modern Family
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Helen Mirren, Phil Spector
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Michael Douglas, Behind the Candelabra
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series Breaking Bad
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Matthew McConaughey, Dallas Buyers Club
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture American Hustle
Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture Lone Survivor
Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Comedy or Drama Series Game Of Thrones
What do you think of the winners? Do you think these results could have an influence on the Oscars? What did you think of the red carpet fashion? Are you looking forward to watching the Oscars this year?
Director David O. Russell’s next film, American Hustle, is going to be hitting theaters next week and some amazing new images from the film have recently been released. These new images show the stylized nature of the film and how Russell captured the 1970s era with the help of his production team.
American Hustle stars Bradley Cooper, Christian Bale, Jennifer Lawrence, and Amy Adams, who have all worked with Russell in either The Fighter or Silver Linings Playbook. Actors Jeremy Renner, Jack Houston, Louis C.K., and Michael Peña are also a part of the cast.
The story of American Hustle is based off of the FBI’s Abscam sting operation that occurred in the 1970s. Bale is playing Irving Rosenfeld, a con-man from the Bronx who is deals in stolen art. Cooper plays an FBI agent named Richie DiMaso, who ends up getting involved with Rosenfeld’s dealings.
Adams is portraying Rosenfeld’s British lover and accomplice, Sydney Prosser and Lawrence is playing Irving’s wife, Rosalyn. When Richie DiMaso (Cooper) forces Irving and Sydney into a dangerous situation with power brokers and the New Jersey Mafia, Rosalyn (Lawrence) nearly jeopardizes the whole operation.
There has been a lot of buzz generating around this film and it has already gained Satellite Award nominations, Screen Actors Guild nominations, and several NYFCC (New York Film Critics Circle) Award wins. Definitely a film to keep an eye on during award season!
Are you interested in seeing American Hustle when it hits theaters December 20, 2013? Do you think this film could earn some Golden Globe and/or Academy Award wins? What do you think of the cast behind the film?