Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 has just hit theatres, and much like its predecessor, it’s already a smash hit. The film made double its budget back in just under three days and marks yet another home run for the Marvel Cinematic Universe as phase three rolls on.
There are a lot of things that make the film a worthy follow-up to James Gunn’s most surprising MCU success. There’s its incredibly engaging overarching narrative, the beautiful effects, the brilliant acting on the part of virtually everyone involved, and an escalation of the first film’s threat.
However, the one thing that arguably stands above all of that is the movie’s peerless sense of humor. There’s no two ways about it, Vol. 2 is an utterly hilarious movie that seeks to pack in as many laughs as it does action sequences and disarming moments of heart.
It’s arguably the single funniest MCU film to date, in addition to being enough to give Deadpool a run for its money, and some of the moments will live long in comic memory…