During the period of self-isolation at home to prevent the Covid-19 pandemic, Marvel fans held a lot of watch parties (watching movies on the internet) to plow together the works in the first 3 phases of the MCU. Recently, director James Gunn also participated in such an event and enjoyed the audience again Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.1 – the movie he made 6 years ago.
Guardians of the Galaxy When released, it was considered as a strange wind of Marvel Studios, with the color of the comedy film and revolves around a whole new group of characters. It was a needless arrogant Peter Quill, a cold and unobtrusive Gamora, an intelligent but somewhat cunning Rocket, a brave, unintelligent Drax and a gentle but very powerful Groot. There does not seem to be any heroic dignity from this group, but they eventually become guardians of the galaxy and play an important role in the fight against Thanos. Please don’t blame Star-Lord’s thoughtless actions in Infinity War anymore).
Guardians of the Galaxy introduces many new characters to the MCU and leaves a strong impression on the audience.
Referring to Thanos, Guardians of the Galaxy Part 1 also introduces the origin of infinity rocks for the first time. Director James Gunn said the appearance of the Power Stone along with the cameo scene of the crazy Titan at the end of the movie is very important for the future of the MCU, helping the overall script become more coherent, leading led gradually to Infinity War and Endgame.
However, back to 6 years ago, director James Gunn did not know that Power Stone as well as other infinity stones had a particularly important role for the MCU. Sharing with fans on Twitter, the director revealed a lot of interesting facts during Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. first.
Fan asked: “Do you have any difficulty finding the perfect way to introduce the Infinity Stone to the MCU fans for the first time? It seems to be a heavy responsibility for successful implementation. ” Director James Gunn admitted: “At the time, we didn’t know that they (the Infinity Stones) were as big as the later movies.” Perhaps that also partly helped him reduce the pressure when performing Guardians of the Galaxy.
Next, the fan asked again about the origin of Infinity Stone: “Do you consult, discuss with Marvel about the origin of the stones, or just write your own play?”. Director James Gunn replied, “I made it up myself.”
In addition, James Gunn also shared that Marvel has just given him the task of creating the origin of the Infinity Stone, and building the script for Thanos to have a cameo in the movie. In addition, they did not explain further and did not share their other plans.
Director James Gunn has no idea what Marvel plans to do with the Infinity Stones and Thanos.
James Gunn will return to Marvel Studios with the project Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.3 after completing the whole job with Suicide Squad at the Warner Bros house. However, with the The entire schedule of MCU phases 4 and 5 has to be delayed for at least 6 months Because of Covid-19, it may take a long time for us to see the Milky Way Guard again on the big screen. After Endgame is over, the audience is extremely looking forward to the next adventures of Peter Quill and his teammates, including possibly the “big belly” Thor – who boarded with them after defeating Thanos. . Besides, with the after credits in part 2, many fans are also waiting for Adam Warlock to officially appear in the MCU.