Movie review - Guardians of the Galaxy Part II

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by DKR, May 14, 2017.


  1. DKR

    DKR Raconteur of the first stripe

    Short version - I took the grand-kinder to see the flick. I am now back into the mode of see movie first, then decide if I take kiddos. I had this policy before, again, because of Disney and very inappropriate language/themes in a flick.
    While rated at PG-13 there are more than a few spots where IMO, the movie goes well past the boundary.

    As for the rest - meh. Mediocre at best, way too much unneeded CGI. A boring IMO plot for those not fans (fan being short for fanatic) of the Marvel Universe.

    Save your money and buy the DVD when it comes out - if you think the movie is all that.

    Movie 1 of the series 4 + stars

    Volume II 3 stars, if that much
     
    Last edited: May 15, 2017
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  2. techsar

    techsar Monkey+++

    That's too bad...the first movie was fairly good. :(
     
  3. chelloveck

    chelloveck Diabolus Causidicus

    A lot of action and CGI animation....but a very thin plot...(Patricide???) some pretty hokey sight gags that would appeal to some juveniles....a way of spending a couple of hours while immersed in mindless entertainment. Seems like half the movie was setting up the situation for GotG III. :sleep: Its a movie that would appeal to parents with a child with ADHD.
     
  4. OldDude49

    OldDude49 Just n old guy

    saw it and pretty much agree with DKR...
     
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  5. Bandit99

    Bandit99 Monkey+++ Site Supporter+

    The wife and I actually liked the first one. We rented the DVD and split a bottle of wine. I was hoping the second one would be much like the first. Oh well...
     
  6. BTPost

    BTPost Stumpy Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    @Bandit99. After that bottle of wine, will it really matter to either of you, if the movie was any good....
     
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  7. Brokor

    Brokor Live Free or Cry Moderator Site Supporter+++ Founding Member

    "Guardians of the Universe" [woot]
    Fixed it.
     
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