We're back! Well, we never really left thanks to the quarantine, but ComicBook.com returned to the Marvel Cinematic Universe tonight with our latest Quarantine Watch Party featuring a unified viewing of Marvel Studios' Guardians of the Galaxy! Host Brandon Davis and some of our other staff members collectively gathered around Twitter and synched-up from afar thanks to nationwide social distancing. Special guests for tonight's party included none other than writer/director James Gunn, plus his brother Sean Gunn (Kraglin/on-set Rocket) to discuss the making of the movie and their favorite scenes therein. As usual we've collected the best reactions and memes from tonight's Guardians of the Galaxy Quarantine Watch Party below!
Our Quarantine Watch Party events have become a staple for fans around the country as we've already hosted joint viewings of other MCU staples including Captain America: Civil War, Thor: Ragnarok, Doctor Strange, Ant-Man, and Spider-Man: Homecoming plus other comic book movies like Birds of Prey, Deadpool, and Shazam! As fans of these movies are missing going to the movies and Comic Con events around the world they are connecting with new friends with similar interests and having a fun, safe time enjoying popular movies.
Check back here for more details on the next Quarantine Watch Party (we've got plans for Avengers: Infinity War, Endgame, Aquaman, and Wonder Woman) and participate in the live-tweeting next time to see yourself featured on the next roundup!
It's all connected
Be like Peter Quill
James Gunn contains multitudes
First three minutes: tragic family death sequenceApril 8, 2020
Next three minutes: farcical opening title
Next three minutes: riveting action sequence
Blocked and reported
Hey look it’s Drax!!!...
Wait....April 8, 2020
That's an impressive comic book resume
Fun fact: one of the prisoners coming up in this sequence is @emmettjscanlan, who played The Spectre on #Constantine and Lobo on #Krypton! #GuardiansOfTheGalaxy #QuarantineWatchParty pic.twitter.com/u2T4G18A7k— Russ Burlingame (@russburlingame) April 8, 2020
We've all been there by now
Plot twist: Rocket collects body parts because he’s building something (Death’s Head?) on the side, just like what somebody did with him.#QuarantineWatchParty— Adam Barnhardt (@adambarnhardt) April 8, 2020
In case you needed a visual...
Do they sell these little frogs at Disney yet???
Quarantine has that effect on us
hold up now
So is the skull of Knowhere the remains of Dormammu in a different time plain? #QuarantineWatchParty— John the Owl Whisperer 🦉 (@JohnKivikoski) April 8, 2020
RIP Raul Julia, imagine him in the MCU
A solid character reading
Who's Captain Hook??
Rocket's just vertically challenged
When are we gonna write that one?
10 People Who Are 100% A Dick (And 5 Who Aren’t)#QuarantineWatchParty— Adam Barnhardt (@adambarnhardt) April 8, 2020
It's like poetry
How much does @JamesGunn like running people over in ships Rocket runs over Ronan, then in guardians 2 Runs over Ego, Nebula tries running over Gamora, and Nebula runs over Thanos in infinity war @BrandonDavisBD #QuarantineWatchParty #GotG— King Slayer (@Leb_Nation) April 8, 2020