Saturday, September 27, 2014

Reviewing the Legendary Star-Lord Series

Many readers of this website have already seen the new Guardians of the Galaxy (GOTG) movie. According to box office returns, GOTG is the highest grossing movie this year, which is really impressive because GOTG pulled in more viewers than the other big superhero movies such as Captain America: the Winter Soldier and X-Men: Days of Future Past. GOTG also sold more movie tickets than non super-hero blockbusters such as Godzilla and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.

Marvel has achieved some enviable success. This movie has so many interesting elements, and they include a motley cast of interesting characters, an intriguing plot, vast cosmic vistas, and parallels and homages to Star Wars add to the movie’s appeal.  As the GOTG franchise has become such a runaway success, it’s not surprising that Marvel would take advantage of Guardians’ popularity by launching new GOTG comic book titles.  Read more >>