My movie reviews usually take me a while to write as I like to get my thoughts together and work through structure. My efforts this time are being hampered by the fact that I’m listening to the Guardians of the Galaxy soundtrack and I’m either bent double with laughter or, more frequently as it turns out, dancing round the room doing my own version of the Star Lord strut. I’m still buzzing, and I’m ready to go see it again. This film is incredible.
At its heart Guardians of the Galaxy is a caper movie, albeit a gloriously extravagant one, that takes you on a journey through stellar vistas and panoramas that will take your breath away. It has a simple plot that revolves around the theft of a silver orb by Peter Quill, aka Star Lord,...Read more