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Weekend Box Office: ‘Guardians 2’ Wins Again, ‘King Arthur’ Flops

Weekend Box Office

Walt Disney Pictures and Marvel Studios‘ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 wins again the domestic box office, while Warner Bros.’s $175 million King Arthur: Legend of the Sword is the summer season’s first major flop.

The James Gunn‘s sequel added $63 million in first place and is proving to be the only film in cinemas capable of drawing mass audiences.

Weekend Box Office: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ Opens to Big $145M

Walt Disney Pictures And Marvel Studios

Walt Disney Pictures and Marvel Studios‘ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 soared to $145 million debut in the U.S. this weekend. The quirky superhero sequel opened 53.7% higher than the 2014 runaway hit. After two weeks in theaters around the world, the movie has nabbed about $428 million.

Otherwise, Universal Pictures‘ The Fate of the Furious dropped to second place with $8.5 million, pushing its total domestic take past the $200 million mark.

Marvel’s Kevin Feige Has No Plans for An R-Rated Movie

The R-Rated Superhero Movies

Following the box-office success of the R-rated Deadpool and Logan, some fans are hoping that Marvel Studios should be jumping on that bandwagon too.

Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige, however, sees it differently, and doesn’t have plans of making R-rated movie anytime soon. Speaking with THR, the studio head explained his own takeaway from those movies:

New Trailer and Poster for ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’

James Gunn's Sci-Fi Superhero Movie

Marvel has released the third trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, showcasing fresh footage of James Gunn‘s follow-up to the sci-fi superhero movie from 2014, including the first official look at Kurt Russell as Ego the Living Planet.

“And who the hell are you?” Chris Pratt’s Star-Lord — aka Peter Quill –asks.

“I’m your dad, Peter, ” Russell’s character tells his shocked son.

Super Bowl Spot: Marvel’s ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’

The Extended TV Spot

Marvel Studios has debuted the extended Super Bowl spot for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, which contains mostly new footage from the sequel all set to “The Chain” by Fleetwood Mac.

The action-packed sci-fi comic book adaptation finds the titular team revolving around the search for Peter Quill’s (Chris Pratt) true father, played by Kurt Russell.

‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’ is 2017’s Most Anticipated by Fandango

Most Anticipated Movie

Disney-Lucasfilm’s Star Wars: Episode VIII topped Fandango‘s annual survey of the coming year’s most anticipated movies. In second place is Disney and Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2 with Disney’s live-action Beauty and the Beast making up the top 3 for 2017.

Outside of Disney movies, Warner Bros.’ Wonder Woman and Sony-Marvel’s origins story Spider-Man: Homecoming round out the top five.

‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ New Trailer Features Mantis

Angry Baby Groot

Walt Disney Pictures and Marvel Studios have revealed a new Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 trailer, featuring the biggest idiots in the galaxy along with all-loving psychic Mantis, space monstrosity Abilisk, the new soundtrack… and Baby Groot who turns into action-ready angry.