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    This will be spoiler-free, so necessarily vague:

    It was very good. A good time was had by all. The first one was still better, I think, but this was a lot of fun.

    They spent a lot of time with the characters before really launching into the plot, which was good. They also worked on making the villain interesting.

    Odd thing for comics fans (possibly spoilery) :

    they seemed to be trying to bring the originals to screen in a way the first movie didn't. I mean the original originals. Not all of them, but several showed up.



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    Addendum: The movie really brings the feels.

    Also, and this is very telling these days:
    I was in the middle section of a packed theatre, and didn't see a single inconsiderate @#(*$&@()#$& using a phone, lighting up half the cinema.

    It's been a while since I've seen a movie hold a modern attention span that lo--

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    I wasn't satisfied, to be honest.

    It's possibly because I was blown away by the first one and was expecting too much, but it just felt very bland and generic to me.

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    Drax's laughing seemed very overdone, Mantis just came off as annoying and bordering on racist.

    I'd have been happier with 2 hours of the opening credits, to be honest.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Phil
    I wasn't satisfied, to be honest.
    It's possibly because I was blown away by the first one and was expecting too much.

    Oh, don't get me wrong, I felt that too. It just didn't ruin the experience for me. (Maybe I was kind of expecting that to happen?)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Phil
    I'd have been happier with 2 hours of the opening credits, to be honest.


    Well, those were great opening credits!

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