You're Welcome: The First Poster for Marvel's 'Guardians of the Galaxy'
by Ethan Anderton
February 20, 2014
It's been a week full of Guardians of the Galaxy hype from the first fantastic trailer that was released on Tuesday to today's featurettes showing off Bradley Cooper voicing Rocket Raccoon and Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista and Vin Diesel talking about their wild space superhero characters from the forthcoming Marvel film. Now it seems the hype machine is finally slowing down with the first official poster landing, showing off the galactic misfits looking like a group of bad asses on some alien planet. The whole deal is sealed by that awesome tagline, not to mention Marvel name-dropping their own franchises.
Here's the first official poster for James Gunn's Guardians of the Galaxy from Marvel:
Guardians of the Galaxy is directed by James Gunn (Slither, Super). Brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade the ever-persistent Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits — Rocket, a gun-toting raccoon, Groot, a tree-like humanoid, the deadly and enigmatic Gamora and the revenge-driven Drax the Destroyer. But when Peter discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand. The Marvel Studios film arrives in theaters August 1st, 2014.
Reader Feedback - 15 Comments
TheOct8pus on Feb 20, 2014
Thank you Sir. May I have another?
Xerxexx on Feb 20, 2014
Oh, way, thank you.
capitandelespacio on Feb 20, 2014
I hope they run into Captain Kirk whilst in space so he can get into Gamora's pants.
Rock n Rollllll on Feb 20, 2014
This poster has a real "classic" vibe to it.
Guy who comments on things on Feb 20, 2014
Dig that red theme.
DAVIDPD on Feb 20, 2014
I wonder if they'll bump into Fry and the gang from Futurama ;P
redskulllives on Feb 20, 2014
I love the tagline "You're welcome"...every bit of this movie is fully on board with that type of snarky, egotistical tone. The main character named HIMSELF "Star Lord"...that's the kind of movie we are getting, and it seems to be shaping up to be a damn fun time at the movies
Chris Groves on Feb 20, 2014
You just gotta love the "Obscene gesture imminent" read out from the trailer.
Scopedog on Feb 23, 2014
Love it. So excited for this.
Trey Wilson on Feb 20, 2014
Sci-Fi is sooooooo sexy. Bring it.
Quanah on Feb 20, 2014
This poster I like it.
Fidel Reyes on Feb 20, 2014
I understood that reference.
Django9000 on Feb 23, 2014
Looks very 80's like a throwback to small time sci-fi blockbusters along the lines of Critters, Last Starfighter, or Flight of the Navigator. Methinks good things lie ahead.
Django9000 on Feb 23, 2014
I prefered the image of them all lined up in handcuffs. Looked more intriguing than this typical ho-hum image.
Gex on Feb 24, 2014
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