Movie legend Steven Spielberg’s favorite superhero movie is Guardians of the Galaxy. This, according to James Gunn, who directed the 2014 Marvel Comics adaptation. While the reveal didn’t come directly from Spielberg, Gunn did hear the information from renowned editor Fred Raskin. Responding to a question from a fan on Twitter, Gunn had the following to say.
“I don’t know if that list is real. I know Spielberg has said that his favorite superhero movie is Guardians. I was in the editing room with Fred Raskin when I heard and maybe I cried a little. I’m making movies thanks to Jaws & Raiders.” .
A fan was asking for a list that recently started circulating online that is said to be Steven Spielberg’s 20 favorite movies of all time. Entering number five right behind A boy named joe and just above 1953 War of words was Guardians of the Galaxy. Assuming the list is really accurate, that puts the movie in incredible company like other classics like The Godfather, Citizen Kane Y Psychopath they are also on the list.
The director of classics like Jurassic Park Y Raiders of the lost ark you are probably not alone. Although the characters were extremely dark, even to hardcore Marvel fans, before making the leap to the big screen, Guardians of the Galaxy It is widely considered one of the best MCU movies to date. James Gunn managed to turn a sentient tree and a talking raccoon into cinematic gold. Steven Spielberg had previously declared his love for the film in 2016. In an interview with Omelete, he praised the film along with other comic book adaptations such as The dark knight Y Superman: The Movie. However, Spielberg said he was very impressed with GOTG.
“When it was over, I left the theater feeling like I had just experienced something new, free from cynicism and not caring about being brave when necessary.”
Guardians of the Galaxy Not only was it a critical success, it was also an unexpected commercial success. It made $ 772 million worldwide, ranking as the highest-grossing national release that year, with just $ 333 million. Naturally, it spawned a sequel, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, which was released in 2017. The characters were also very important to both of them. Avengers: Infinity War Y Avengers Endgame, which was the highest grossing movie in history for a time before Avatar regained the title.
And the team has more to do. James Gunn, once you are done with your commitments in Suicide squad, returns to the Marvel Cinematic Universe for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3. Filming is expected to begin before the end of the year, although there is no information on the release date yet. As for Steven Spielberg, he has finished his West Side Story remake, which will be released in theaters in December. His next project will be based on his life growing up in Arizona. It will also produce Indiana Jones 5. You can refer to the original post of James Gunn’s Twitter.
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