James Gunn

Sinister Belko Experiment trailer teases blood-soaked office duel

It’s just another day at the office in the first trailer for Greg McLean and James Gunn’s The Belko Experiment — that is, with a sinister twist.

“At the end of the day, people are out for themselves,” True Detective actress Adria Arjona says in the clip, which teases a blood-soaked journey through a Bogota, Colombia-based office building, where dozens of employees are locked inside a towering high-rise and pitted against each other by nefarious forces.

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The Belko Experiment: Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn reveals first footage

Years before writer-director James Gunn earned international recognition with Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy (soon to be followed by Vol. 2), he wrote a script for a horror-thriller called The Belko Experiment. After making its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, the trailer will be now be released later this week, but Gunn has already shared the first footage in the form of a brief teaser. 

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Guardians of the Galaxy director does not want you to vote Groot

There are a couple of reasons why very few Americans will be voting for Marvel superhero Groot in today’s presidential election. For one thing, as an extraterrestrial, he is constitutionally unable to become this country’s commander-in-chief. And, for another, he is a fictional character. (Also? Securing the necessary translators for his foreign trips would be a logistical nightmare.) 

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 releases first teaser trailer, poster

They’re back.

Marvel released the first teaser trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 on Wednesday, a brief look at the forthcoming sequel from director James Gunn.

The teaser includes the familiar refrain of Blue Swede’s “Hooked on a Feeling,” and glimpses of stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, and Rocket Raccoon (voiced by Bradley Cooper).

The trailer came moments after director James Gunn tweeted out the first teaser poster for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, which arrives in theaters on May 5, 2017.

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Guardians of the Galaxy director promises strong stories for women in sequel

Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn took to his Facebook page on International Day of the Girl to promise the upcoming sequel will feature prominent storylines for the film’s female characters.

In his post on Tuesday, Gunn lamented the trope of the sole strong female character in movies, and promised Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 will “run over” the Bechdel Test.

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