Marvel Comics' "Guardians of the Galaxy" will finally come to the big screen this year. The first live-action science fiction superhero film will hit theaters on August 1, 2014. However, Marvel Movies has released the first official photo of the Guardians of the Galaxy movie cast to kick off the New Year.
Marvel Studios is producing the Guardians of the Galaxy superhero film that will be distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. Kevin Feige is the producer. James Gunn is the writer and director of the movie with a story by Gunn and Nicole Perlman.
Guardians of the Galaxy main cast include Chris Pratt as Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana as Gamora and Dave Bautista as Drax. Two more main characters, Rocket Raccoon and Groot, are also shown in above full image. Rocket Raccoon is voiced by Bradley Cooper and the tree like man Groot is voiced by Vin Diesel. Other cast of the movie includes Lee Pace, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Djimon Hounsou, Benicio del Toro, John C. Reilly, Glenn Close, Bradley Cooper and Vin Diesel.
"In the far reaches of space, an American pilot named Peter Quill finds himself the object of a manhunt after stealing an orb coveted by the villainous Ronan. Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a group of futuristic ex-cons including Gamora, Rocket Raccoon, Drax the Destroyer and Groot. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand — with the galaxy’s fate in the balance."
Guardians of the Galaxy is set to be released on August 1, 2014 in 3D.