Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) *Mild Spoilers*

Guardians of the Galaxy
Welcome to the Cosmic Marvel Universe!  Guardians of the Galaxy is a Marvel movie like none other.  It immerses you in the galactic section of Marvel’s stable of characters and, while still a Marvel movie, is a science fiction romp.  Guardians was always going to be Marvel’s riskiest movie yet.  It dunks the viewer into a world as rich and diverse as Star Trek, introduces you to myriad alien cultures and worlds, and depends on a team that is 40% comprised of a CGI talking raccoon and anthropomorphic tree.  After a summer season filled with cookie cutter failures, Guardians is sensory-blurring triumph of imagination. Continue reading Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) *Mild Spoilers*