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Guardians of the Galaxy 2 At $427 Million

Posted By:Matt McGloin
Sun, 05/07/2017 - 19:50

James Gunn's Guardians of the Galaxy 2 is a resounding success! 

Guardians of the Galaxy 2 looks to have a $145.049 million domestic U.S. opening, with a current gross of $427,649,000 worldwide!

The $145 million number is a 54% increase over the first movie as well!

The first Guardians of the Galaxy movie finished with a U.S. gross of $333,176,600 and a worldwide gross of $773,328,629, so we see the second movie is moer than half way there.

The reviews are a bit lower at Rotten Tomatoes this time around for Guardians of the Galaxy 2 at 81%, but no worries there as fans are loving the movie.

Our own review for the film gave it high remarks as Lawrence recommends to: "See this film.  See it in IMAX.  See it with friends and family."

I was also happy with the movie.

James Gunn is already working on Guardians of the Galaxy 3.

"Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" has a May 5, 2017 release directed by James Gunn starring Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Karen Gillan, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel, Michael Rooker and Sean Gunn. New cast members include Pom Klementieff, Elizabeth Debicki, Chris Sullivan and Kurt Russell.

Synopsis:

Set to the all-new sonic backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" continues the team's adventures as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's true parentage.

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