In 2017, Marvel Studios and Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures released Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, an American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team Guardians of the Galaxy. It’s the 15th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and the sequel to Guardians of the Galaxy (2014).
Direct by: James Gunn
Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldaña, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff, Sylvester Stallone, and Kurt Russell
Revenue: $869 million
The Sovereign, a strong extraterrestrial race, hire Peter Quill and the rest of the Guardians to guard their valuable batteries. The Sovereign send out their fleet in quest of revenge after learning that Rocket has stolen the valuables they were tasked with protecting. The Guardians’ attempt to flee leads to the revelation of Peter’s true paternity.