Missed “Guardians of the Galaxy” on theaters? Fret not as release date for the Blu-Ray and DVD copies of the film have been unveiled. Read on for further details.
Comicbook.com has reported that Amazon.com revealed that the Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” will be available in the U.S. on Blu-ray and DVD on Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014. Marvel has yet to announce its official statements regarding the home release. Moreover, “Guardians of the Galaxy” helmer James Gunn has teased some of the deleted scenes to be included in the home release, which includes a dance number by the blue-skinned guard who stole Peter Quill’s Walkman in the tune of Pilot’s “Magic.”
“Guardians of the Galaxy” DVD costs $18.99, the Blu-ray costs $22.99, and the Blu-ray combo pack costs $24.99 on Amazon.
Based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name, “Guardians of the Galaxy” is the tenth installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures and features an ensemble cast including Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Lee Pace, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Djimon Hounsou, John C. Reilly, Glenn Close and Benicio del Toro.
“Guardians of the Galaxy” has become one of the biggest box office surprises of the year, becoming the top-grossing film of the summer in North America, outplaying the likes of “Transformers: Age of Extinction” and “The Amazing Spider-Man 2.” “Guardians of the Galaxy” opened up to a whopping $26.6 million for a total of $37.8 million, including the Thursday night earnings of $11.2 million. The film became a critical and financial success and has currently dominated the U.S. box office, becoming the highest grossing movie of the year, grossing over $314 million and over $633 million at the worldwide box office.
Following its box office success, a sequel for “Guardians of the Galaxy” is set to be released on July 28, 2017.
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