IAR VIDEO: Director James Gunn, Vin Diesel, Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Benicio del Toro Talk 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

Friday, 01 August 2014 07:31
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Opening in theaters on August 1st is Guardians of the Galaxy, which is based on the popular Marvel Comics series. The film is co-writen and directed by James Gunn (Super), and stars Chris Pratt (Delivery Man) as Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana (Star Trek Into Darkness) as Gamora, David Bautista (The Man with the Iron Fists) as Drax the Destroyer, Benicio del Toro (Savages) as The Collector, Karen Gillan (Oculus) as Nebula, Michael Rooker (Days of Thunder) as Yondu, Lee Pace (The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey) as Roman the Accuser, John C. Reilly (Wreck-It Ralph) as Rhomann Dey, Djimon Hounsou (Constantine) as Korath the Pursuer, and Glenn Close (TV's Damages) as Nova Prime, as well as the voices of Bradley Cooper (The Words) as Rocket Raccoon, and Vin Diesel (Riddick) as Groot. 

IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick recently had the pleasure of attending the Guardians of the Galaxy press conference and hearing what director James Gunn, Vin Diesel, Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, and Academy Award-winner Benicio del Toro had to say about their new Marvel movie. Gunn discussed his new film, its emotional center, the music, Diesel's love for the soundtrack, watching his son enjoy the movie, Diesel's singing voice, why Pratt was looking for a project like this, Saldana's character, creating her fighting style, and del Toro's experience working with Gunn

To watch our video with James GunnVin DieselChris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, and Benicio del Toro about Guardians of the Galaxy, please click on the video player above. 

SYNOPSIS:

In the far reaches of space, an American pilot named Peter Quill (Pratt) finds himself the object of a manhunt after stealing an orb coveted by the villainous Ronan (Pace).

Guardians of the Galaxy opens in theaters on August 1st.

To watch our exclusive interview with David Bautista about Guardians of the Galaxy, please click here

To watch our exclusive interview with Michael Rooker about Guardians of the Galaxy, please click here

To watch our exclusive interview with Chris Pratt about Vin Diesel voicing Groot in Guardians of the Galaxy, please click here

To watch our exclusive interview with director James Gunn and Karen Gillan about Guardians of the Galaxy, please click here

To watch our video coverage of the Guardians of the Galaxy San Diego Comic-Con International 2013 press conference, please click here


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