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James Gunn Reminds Us All That Original Groot Is Dead in the Weirdest Conversation

Maybe the real Groot was the one we made along the way.

James Gunn is not only the director behind a really fun set of Marvel movies, but he's a wonderfully accessible and candid creator on social media. So, it was only natural that when a particularly sadistic game of "would you rather" popped up on Twitter today involving everyone's favorite sentient tree (sorry, Ents), Gunn had some thoughts, but no one was quite expecting him to take things so far.

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Did Mark Hamill and James Gunn Work Out a Guardians of the Galaxy Role on Twitter?

Sometimes Twitter is a shit-show. Sometimes, it makes some pretty cool things possible. Like, when celebrities just chat with each other about things like movie roles in front of everyone. This time, a fan may have made it possible for Mark Hamill to be considered for a role in the upcoming installment of the Guardians of the Galaxy franchise.

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Amazingly Retro Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Disco Video Stars Zoe Saldana, James Gunn, and More

"Guardians Inferno" brings together the talents of Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff, Sean Gunn, director James Gunn, and the Hoff in their own version of The Sneepers' “Guardians Inferno."

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What Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Gets Right About the “Bunch of Misfits” Trope

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’s writer and director, James Gunn, recently opened up on Facebook about his early life struggles with isolation and suicidal thoughts. He described how movies, comics and music were what got him through and how that experience informed his writing of the Guardians of the Galaxy films.

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James Gunn Fooled Everybody About Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2′s Ending

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 director James Gunn revealed that he went to some great lengths to conceal the movie's ending and the fate of a key character.

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In Least Surprising News, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Is #1 at the Box Office

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 has beaten both its competitors and its box office expectations with a $145 million opening weekend in the US.

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Things We Saw Today: Make Yourself Into A Funko

With Pop! Yourself, you can create a relatively custom digital avatar of yourself as a Funko Pop! figure. It's only in Beta mode, so it could definitely use some expanding for inclusivity, but it's a good bit of fun.

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Things We Saw Today: These Awesome Cardboard Houses Will Bring Out Your Cat’s Inner Nerd

What's better than an adorable kitty with long whiskers? An adorable kitty with long whiskers resting in a nerdy cardboard house of course!

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Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Delivers The Fun, Technicolor Adventure You’d Expect From James Gunn

4 out of 5 Star-Lords.

If you have no taste and hate ’80 nostalgia, then you’re not going to like Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Has an LGBTQIA Character—Not That You Can Tell From the Actual Movie

It's seems to be what all the cool kids in Hollywood are doing: announcing, or implying that characters in their mainstream *gasp* family-friendly projects are in some way queer. It's the latest headline du jour, and this time it's all about Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2.

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Gorram! Nathan Fillion’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Cameo Has Been Cut

Nathan Fillion shared a set photo of his Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 cameo, which unfortunately ended up on the cutting room floor.

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Rock Out to Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’s New “Awesome Mix”

Marvel has just announced the soundtrack for the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, which is sure to get you excited for the sequel.

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Some Guy You May Have Heard of Will Direct and Write Guardians of the Galaxy 3

Who could it possibly be?

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 isn't even out yet but we already have our first bit of news on the third installment of the Marvel space film.

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James Gunn Defends Baby Groot’s Honor, Insists His Inclusion in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Isn’t a “Ploy”

When we all first got a glimpse of Baby Groot dancing up a storm at the end of Guardians of the Galaxy, fans fell in love! It's only natural we'd suspect that Baby Groot's inclusion in the film's sequel has something to do with that fan love and our desire for adorable merch. Writer/Director James Gunn, however, insists that Baby Groot's inclusion in Vol. 2 is not only not a marketing "ploy," but that it wasn't even his original take on the story!

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James Gunn Releases Teaser Trailer For New Project The Belko Experiment

It's basically a bunch of suits being forced to do Battle Royale.

James Gunn must work non-stop. The Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 director is offering fans a peek at one of his newest films, The Belko Experiment.

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Things We Saw Today: James Gunn Bets a Skeptical Fan Over Undiscovered Guardians of the Galaxy Easter Egg

Apparently, all of the Guardians of the Galaxy Easter eggs have been found save one--and when a brave commenter asserted that it might not even exist, director James Gunn bet him $100,000 smackeroos to prove otherwise. It's never wise to bet against the director of the actual movie.

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TMS Superficially Dives Deep Into the New Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Teaser and Poster

Do you need a hug?

They're baaaaaaack. Well, not yet. But a new teaser for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 was just released and director James Gunn would like you to know that it is not a preview for a supposedly upcoming trailer.

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James Gunn Would Like a Nebula Solo Film, but Is That What We Want?

With Marvel dragging it's feet on a Black Widow solo film and a Captain Marvel movie several years away, things are looking mightily empty on the female-led superhero movie front.

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James Gunn Says Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Will Do More Than Just Pass the Bechdel Test

In case you didn't know, yesterday was International Day of the Girl. While many took to social media to bring awareness to the fact that many around the world are denied access to education, director James Gunn spoke up about representation in the film industry.

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James Gunn Shows “Groot Version” of Guardians of the Galaxy 2 Script and Teases Footage

We are Groot all over again.

There's a lot still under wraps about Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, as with any Marvel project, but we're closer at this point to the sequel's 2017 release than the original's in 2014 (when did that happen?), and details are finally starting to trickle out. We've already heard about the casting of Star Lord's father, and now director James Gunn himself as a few Vin Diesel-related tidbits to share.

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