Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) Movie poster and comic book cover compared.

Guardians of the Galaxy

James Gunn, 2014

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Guardians of the Galaxy
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning, 2008

Guardians of the Galaxy is a movie directed by James Gunn in 2014 and based on the characters from the comic book of the same name by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning, first published in 2008. The movie features Chris Pratt, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Lee Pace, and others.

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“The movie is better than the comic book”

But the comic book is worth reading.

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RATING

8

/ 10

Movie Poster: Guardians of the Galaxy (James Gunn, 2014)

6.3

/ 10

Comic Book Cover: Guardians of the Galaxy (Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning, 2008)

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Storyline

In 1988, following his mother’s death, a young Peter Quill is abducted from Earth by a group of alien thieves and smugglers called the Ravagers led by Yondu Udonta. An inmate there, Drax the Destroyer, attempts to kill Gamora due to her association with the powerful intergalactic warlord, Thanos, and Ronan, who killed his family.

Movie vs Book

Poster of Guardians of the Galaxy, the 2014 movie by James Gunn

Year

2014

Minutes

121

Movie Rate

8.00

Source: IMDb

Movie

Guardians of the Galaxy

Country: USA

Year: 2014

Length: 2h1m

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Cover of Guardians of the Galaxy, the 2008 comic book by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning

Year

2008

Pages

152

Book Rate

6.36

S: Goodreads

Comic Book

Guardians of the Galaxy

Country: USA

First published in: 2008

Length: 152 pages

Genre: Fiction

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Other screen adaptations of the comic book

User polls & recommendations

Which is better?

Poster of Guardians of the Galaxy, the 2014 movie by James Gunn

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Cover of Guardians of the Galaxy, the 2008 comic book by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning

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movie

IS IT WORTH WATCHING?

Poster of Guardians of the Galaxy, the 2014 movie by James Gunn

WATCH

Yes

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20% No

16 votes

4 votes

comic book

IS IT WORTH READING?

Cover of Guardians of the Galaxy, the 2008 comic book by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning

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Yes

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29% No

12 votes

5 votes

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