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Why Star-Lord Ditches His Signature Helmet and Rocket Boots in GOTG 3

Why Star-Lord Ditches His Signature Helmet and Rocket Boots in GOTG 3


Peter Quill/Star-Lord (Chris Pratt) eschews his signature helmet and rocket boots in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 — and writer-director James Gunn has a quite simple clarification as to why.

On Twitter, a fan requested Gunn why precisely the Missouri-born chief of the Guardians of the Galaxy ditched his helmet and rocket boots. “They’ve jet packs,” the filmmaker replied. “The rocket boots comparatively suck. That is like low cost shit you get within the intergalactic model of Radio Shack. And Chris might by no means have performed these wonderful hallway strikes with a helmet on.”


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Pratt initially joined the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Star-Lord in Gunn’s 2014 movie Guardians of the Galaxy. He subsequently reprised the position within the movies Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017), Avengers: Infinity Warfare (2018), Avengers: Endgame (2019) and Thor: Love and Thunder (2022). Previous to Guardians 3, Pratt’s most up-to-date flip as Peter Quill got here in The Guardians of the Galaxy Vacation Particular, which premiered completely on Disney+ late final yr.

Pratt’s Star-Lord is again within the newly-released Guardians of the Galaxy threequel, which serves to shut the guide on Gunn’s trilogy. Right now, it’s unclear if Marvel Studios has any future plans for Peter Quill within the MCU. Nonetheless, Pratt has acknowledged that there is at all times an avenue for the character to return, and that he can be greater than keen to return to the position if requested. That mentioned, he would need Star-Lord’s return to be worthwhile. Pratt just lately clarified that he would by no means return to the MCU only for the sake of gathering a paycheck. Gunn, in the meantime, is popping his consideration to constructing the brand new DC Universe as co-head of DC Studios. Gunn is hooked up to put in writing and direct Superman: Legacy, which is presently slated for a July 2025 launch.

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 Has Launched

Within the meantime, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 has already confirmed to be a significant hit for Marvel Studios. The movie has been properly obtained by critics and audiences alike, presently holding a “Licensed Contemporary” score of 81 % on Rotten Tomatoes towards a near-perfect viewers rating of 95 %. Financially, the movie additionally loved a gap weekend haul of $114 million on the home field workplace. Guardians 3 introduced in an extra $168.1 million from worldwide markets throughout its first two days in launch, bringing its worldwide opening-weekend complete to $282.1 million.

Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 is in theaters now.

Supply: Twitter



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